An MBA for health care executives

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EMBA in Health Care

Designed exclusively for health care executives, this 18-month part-time program offers the broad leadership and management foundations of an MBA, applied to the unique context and complexities of health care management.

2015 Program Start Update

The Sauder School of Business strives for continuous improvement. As one of Canada’s top business schools we are constantly redeveloping our programs to continue to be thought leaders and deliver a cutting edge educational experience to our students. The start of the next delivery of the EMBA in Health Care has been postponed to the spring semester 2015 due to a redesign of the program.

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World-class business school

The Robert H. Lee Graduate School at the Sauder School of Business offers a wide range of graduate programs. Considered the top academic business school in Canada and a leading academic institution, the Sauder School of Business at UBC is home to excellent teaching, an active research community and a strong collaborative culture.

The Sauder Advantage

Why the UBC EMBA in Health Care?

The EMBA in Health Care will give you a practical and applied foundation in business fundamentals, as well as the necessary tools to be a better decision-maker in the field. Through a combination of lectures, seminars, practical assignments, industry-based projects, guest speakers and coaching, you will engage in a unique forum for learning, reflection, networking, discussion and action and that will have a long lasting impact on your career.

Why the UBC EMBA in Health Care?

Program overview

The UBC EMBA in Health Care prepares you for the challenges, complexities and opportunities of a career in health care. You will gain insights from a broad range of health care leaders and world-class faculty and apply them to industry-based projects that require new ways of approaching health care issues. As organizational and industry-wide demands for innovative problem-solving expand, the UBC EMBA will prepare you to make the multi-faceted decisions required in health care.

Program overview

Is the UBC EMBA in Health Care for you?

The UBC EMBA welcomes applications from bright, talented, enthusiastic, and creative individuals who have demonstrated potential for senior management, and have approximately eight years of work experience - preferably three at a management level. You should also ideally have academic experience, preferably an undergraduate degree or equivalent.