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Dual Degrees – Health-Related Professions/MBA

Student in classroom shaking hands.Students with two strong interests who don't wish to choose one over the other may consider a dual graduate degree program that combines a health-related degree from the University at Buffalo with an MBA, including the following:

AuD/MBA

The School of Management and the Department of Communicative Disorders and Sciences collaboratively offer a five-year program leading to both a Doctor of Audiology (AuD) and a Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree. Graduates will be prepared for careers in private practice as well as combined clinical and administrative positions.

DDS/MBA

The School of Management and the School of Dental Medicine collaboratively offer a five-year program leading to both a Doctor Dental Surgery (DDS) and a Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree. Graduates will be prepared for clinical dentistry as well as the business challenges of clinical practice.

MD/MBA

The School of Management and the School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences offer a five-year program leading to both a Doctor of Medicine (MD) and a Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree. Graduates who have added an MBA to their MD will be better prepared to enter an industry that is experiencing a rapid transformation of its business model.

MPH/MBA

The School of Management and the School of Public Health and Health Professions offer a collaborative program leading to both a Master of Public Health (MPH) and a Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree. The combination provides an integrated course of study that prepares students for high-level management careers in health care organizations and agencies.

MSW/MBA

The School of Management and the School of Social Work offer a three-year program leading to both a Master of Social Work (MSW) and a Master of Business Administration (MBA)degree. Graduates will be poised to bring managerial concepts, financial savvy and leadership skills to service organizations, a skill set that employers value highly.

PharmD/MBA

The School of Management and the School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences jointly offer a five-year program leading to the Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD)/Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree. The program provides graduates with the analytical tools and managerial skills necessary to drive their businesses forward and adds exceptional value for those who wish to work in retail pharmacy, hospital settings or the pharmaceutical industry.