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Global Medical Industry MBA

Gain the knowledge and practical skills you need to lead in the healthcare industry with the Carlson School Global Medical Industry MBA. Designed for experienced professionals, you’ll take part in real-world projects with leaders from well-known companies to sharpen your skills. 

Earn your MBA in Healthcare Management

Graduates from the Global Medical Industry MBA program will obtain an MBA degree from the University of Minnesota. The program is available virtually to applicants in any country. With our research-driven approach to global online education, passionate international alumni, and institutional partners around the world, you will develop the skills to lead the next generation of innovators in the medical industry.

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2 years; cohorted degree

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Exclusively online + in-person experiential learning course

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3-5 years full-time experience

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Application deadlines:
June 1 and July 1


The Carlson School supports candidates for the Global Medical Industry MBA program reaching their goals by offering partial scholarships. View scholarship opportunities.

The Carlson Advantage

Join a program with connections to some of the top companies in the medical industry.


best Part-Time MBA specialized in healthcare management (2019)


Fortune 500 companies are located in the Twin Cities


expected growth of public health services managers from 2018 to 2028

Carlson Advantage
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Accredited and Respected

Earn your degree from an internationally respected school. The Carlson School has been accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) since 1920.

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Top-Ranked Faculty

At the Carlson School, you’ll learn from the best. Throughout the program, you’ll be taught by world-renowned faculty and industry professionals who bring their experience and research backgrounds to life in medical industry-specific courses.

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Diverse Global Network

Join the Carlson School network of fellow students and alumni who live in more than 100 countries and forge new connections throughout the community of influential business leaders. Participate in the Valuation Lab course, a leading-edge experiential learning experience, offered in various locations around the world.

"The Global Medical Industry MBA combines the best elements of the Carlson School’s award-winning and innovative medical industry experiential learning, popular virtual executive education, and strong worldwide professional network of alumni, entrepreneurs, and collaborating intuitions across six continents."

– Steve Parente, Associate Dean of Carlson School of Management and Director of the Medical Industry MBA
Global Medical Industry MBA