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DDS - Master of Business Administration

University of California, San Francisco

M.B.A.
48 months
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11442 USD/year
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About

The DDS - Master of Business Administration program offered by the University of California, San Francisco allows you to earn a master's in business administration from the University of San Francisco while pursuing your DDS degree at UCSF.

Overview

Whether your goal is to run your own practice or assume a leadership role in a health care-related field, this DDS - Master of Business Administration program offered by the University of California, San Francisco will give you the business and management skills you'll need.

If you plan to seek the dual degree, you will spend your first year exclusively in the DDS program at UCSF, then enroll in the USF Part-Time MBA program. Over the next three years, you'll complete the DDS curriculum while taking business courses two or three evenings a week at USF's downtown facility.

Benefits

The joint DDS/MBA program has many advantages. Beyond an understanding of fundamental business concepts and analytical skills, you'll develop innovative and practical approaches to solve a wide variety of managerial problems.

Students in the MBA program come from a variety of business backgrounds, giving you the opportunity to forge friendships beyond the dental school and to build a wide professional network. At the same time, you can focus on topics that pertain specifically to the intersection of business and the health professions.

Graduates of the joint DDS/MBA go on to leadership positions in a variety of organizations and fields, such as research; academia; consulting; dentistry; medicine; pharmaceutical, product and device manufacturing; biotechnology; insurance; and health care administration.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • global and ethical perspectives
  • leadership dynamics
  • creative problem solving 
  • communication skills

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 48 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

40 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
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English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Other requirements

General requirements

You'll apply to the University of San Francisco Part-time MBA program during your first year at UCSF. You must submit the following to the USF School of Management:

  • Online application and fee ($55)
  • Résumé
  • Essay
  • Interview
  • Official undergraduate and UCSF transcripts

Tuition Fee

  • International

    11442 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11442 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    11442 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11442 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.

Funding

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