Healthcare Executive Master of Business Administration (EMBA)

Elevate your career with a program tailored for healthcare professionals, blending health policy, public health, and comprehensive MBA coursework. Gain essential business and management skills to lead and innovate in the evolving health care industry.  Join us to advance your career and make a meaningful impact. 

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AACSB Accredited

Our fully accredited Healthcare Executive MBA program offers a comprehensive education tailored for healthcare professionals. The curriculum integrates global health policy, public health, and advanced business management principles.  Key features include:

  • Hybrid format with on-campus classes every other weekend and bi-weekly zoom sessions.
  • 36 units with competitive tuition and scholarships for qualified students.
  • Emphasis on strategic thinking, leadership, and healthcare economics.
  • Exposure to industry influencers and real-world healthcare challenges.
  • Focus on innovation, change management and continuous quality improvement.
  • Designed to provide immediate career advancement and growth opportunities.

Join us to enhance your skills and impact the healthcare industry.

Application DeadlinesTuition Rate Per UnitNumber of UnitsFormat and Length

Fall Semester 2024: 
July 1, 2024

Spring Semester 2025: 
December 1, 2024


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36 Units
(Tuesdays, Thursdays, and every other Saturday)


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EMBA Admissions and Financial Aid

A degree from a private university like Dominican University of California is more accessible than you might think. 

Embark on a transformative journey with our Healthcare Executive MBA. To apply, you need to provide official transcripts from all institutions attended and a compelling letter of intent outlining your career goals and professional experience. Secure one professional recommendation that highlights your qualifications and potential. No GMAT or GRE scores are required, as we value your practical experience. 
Submit your current resume to showcase your accomplishments. Merit-based scholarships are available for eligible candidates. Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis, with a July 1st deadline for the Fall cohort and December 1st for the Spring cohort.
International applicants should schedule an appointment with Michele Richards, Admission Counselor, to discuss additional requirements. Contact Michele at or call (415) 257-1376 for more details.  

Join us and advance your career in healthcare leadership!

Dominican has a rolling admissions policy, which means we evaluate applications as they are received and will continue to evaluate applications until we’ve filled all the slots for our incoming class. We encourage you to apply as soon as possible.

If an application deadline falls on a weekend and/or holiday, applications will be accepted through the end of the next business day.

Fall Semester 2024

July 1, 2024
Spring Semester 2025December 1, 2024

Learn about tuition per unit, additional fees and total tuition.

We'll show you how a Dominican education is more affordable than you might think with support from financial aid, scholarships and loans. The Barowsky School of Business offers scholarships for graduate students.

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EMBA Career Paths

Unlock leadership opportunities across all sectors of the healthcare industry with our Healthcare Executive MBA.  Elevate your career in hospital administration, healthcare consulting, pharmaceuticals, biotechnology, public health, health policy, and executive roles within leading healthcare organizations.

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Dominican MBA Graduates

What will an MBA do for your career? Learn more about the outcomes of earning an MBA at Dominican. 

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Have founded their own business.

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Average salary

Report salaries starting in the six figures including early and mid-career professionals.

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Heather Kernahan’s journey to being named CEO, North America of global communications agency Hotwire began about a decade ago in the Barowsky School of Business as an MBA student at Dominican, when...

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Faculty and Staff

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Yung-Jae Lee, PhD

Dean, Barowsky School of Business
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Vafa Saboori, PhD

Director of the MS in Business Analytics Program Associate Professor of Operations Management
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Thomas Cavanagh, PhD

Associate Professor of Management
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Apollo Demirel, PhD

Assistant Professor of Marketing
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Asayehgn Desta, PhD

Professor of Economics and Quantitative Methods
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Aslihan G. Korkmaz, DBA

Associate Professor of Finance
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Jacob Massoud, PhD

MBA Program Director Professor of Strategic Management
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Rajeev Sooreea, PhD

Associate Dean Professor of International Business
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ChangSeob Yeo, PhD

Associate Professor of Marketing
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Bo Zhang, PhD

Adjunct Faculty for Accounting
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Mitchell Hudson

Instructor, Applied Computer Science
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Wayne de Fremery

Professor of Information Science and Entrepreneurship Director of the Francoise O. Lepage Center of Global Innovation
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Erin Aradi, MA

Assistant Dean for Academic Programs
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Marguerite Callaway

Adjunct Instructor, Healthcare EMBA