MD/MBA Programs in Canada

Below are the top Canadian universities that offer MD/MBA (Doctor of Medicine/Master of Business Administration) degree programs:

University of Alberta - The Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry and the Alberta School of Business offer a program of combined study which allows qualified candidates to earn both the MD and MBA degrees within five years. Graduates of the program will have the ability to pursue careers in a wide range of healthcare areas, from the small clinics to large tertiary healthcare facilities.

McGill University - McGill offers a five-year M.D./M.B.A. program in which the first year is spent in the Desautels Faculty of Management completing the M.B.A. core as well as building a solid background in health care management. Then, the students will begin their medical studies. Upon completion of the program, students will receive an M.B.A. from the Desautels Faculty of Management and an M.D.,C.M. degree from the Faculty of Medicine.

University of Calgary - The MBA/Doctor of Medicine program, offered by the University of Calgary Faculty of Medicine and the Haskayne School of Business, requires candidates to hold an undergraduate degree and be admitted to both the MD and MBA programs. This is a top rated program. According to the QS World University Rankings 2012, Calgary was ranked 151st in the world for Life Sciences & Medicine. In addition, The Economist ranked Haskayne's MBA program 3rd in Canada, 43rd in North America, and 82nd worldwide in 2010.

University of Missouri-Kansas City Profile

The University of Missouri-Kansas City (UMKC) is a public university located in Kansas City, Missouri, United States. It is a part of the University of Missouri System.

The University has the following academic divisions: College of Arts and Sciences; Conservatory of Music and Dance; Henry W. Bloch School of Business and Public Administration; School of Biological Sciences; School of Computing and Engineering; School of Dentistry; School of Education; School of Law; School of Medicine; School of Nursing; School of Pharmacy; School of Graduate Studies.

The University of Missouri - Kansas City is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and is a member of the North Central Association. The UMKC Conservatory of Music is accredited by the National Association of Schools of Music, the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education and the Certification Board for Music Therapists. The Division of Dental Hygiene is accredited by the Commission on Dental Accreditation and the U.S. Department of Education.

Ranking Profile:

- University of Missouri-Kansas City is listed among Tier 2 National Universities by US News & World Report 2011.

- UMKC Henry W. Bloch School of Business and Public Administration's Institute for Entrepreneurship and Innovation (IEI) was recognized as having one of the top 25 graduate entrepreneurship programs in the country by The Princeton Review (seventh annual ranking).

- The University of Missouri-Kansas City has been ranked as one of the top 25 “Best Neighbor” universities in the nation for its positive contributions to the community.

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