The Kelley Business of Medicine MBA gives you the knowledge, tools, and leadership skills to tackle the ambiguity facing today’s healthcare industry. The ideal Business of Medicine MBA candidate is a practicing physician who is focused on leading change. The Business of Medicine MBA introduces pertinent transformations within the industry and teaches you how to apply business fundamentals to improve patient care and lower costs.

What We Consider

Selection of candidates will be based on academic and career accomplishments, clarity of career plans, and the likelihood of success in the program. During the admissions process, we consider your:

  • Work experience
  • Intellectual potential
  • Managerial promise
  • Critical thinking
  • Entrepreneurial spirit
  • Visionary thinking
  • Ability to lead peers
  • Ability to work in teams
  • Written communication skill
  • Ability in oral expressions
  • Potential to be a change agent

If you are interested in learning more about the admissions requirements, visit our How to Apply page.


M.D. or D.O. degree is required for admission along with a minimum of three years experience post-residency. The GMAT is not required. A completed application includes:

  • Online Application
  • Personal Statement
  • Curriculum Vita/Résumé
  • Three Recommendations
  • Official Medical School Transcripts