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New York University

60 months
78700 USD/year
78700 USD/year
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The MD/MBA dual degree from New York University represents a partnership between NYU Stern and the NYU School of Medicine. At a time when the benefits of interdisciplinary academic programs are increasingly evident, the MD/MBA program promises to create new ways of approaching the medical and business issues of the 21st century.


An MBA from New York University provides essential management education that facilitates physicians' understanding of the larger impact the business of healthcare has on patient care, as well as how the specific clinical setting in which they work may impact their own patients. An MBA also provides essential skills to physicians contemplating opening a private practice or starting a business. Other career options for MD/MBA students are wide ranging and may include becoming a medical director, a consultant to pharmaceutical companies or a director of a public healthcare agency.

The MD/MBA degree from New York University takes five years to complete, representing a savings of one year compared to the length of time required to earn the two degrees separately. Students enroll in the School of Medicine on a full-time basis for the first three years before taking a dedicated year to enroll full-time at Stern to begin the MBA program. Enrollment at Stern begins in the fourth year and extends through the fall and spring semesters. 

Career Services

  • Students are encouraged to take advantage of all career counseling and placement services at both Stern and the School of Medicine throughout the dual degree program. It is expected that MD/MBA students will pursue the typical medical residency application process during the fifth year of the program; however, those who have an interest in pursuing a career in business may utilize career services at Stern.
  • As MD/MBA students have required medical clinical work during the summer between the fourth and fifth year of the program, they are not eligible to participate in MBA summer internship recruiting. Students who wish to have access to on-campus recruiting for permanent (full-time) positions upon graduation must complete the Ignite program, offered by Stern's Office of Career Development (OCD). The program must be completed during the first full year at Stern.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Medical School Required Courses
  • Core Medical Clinical Clerkships
  • Clinical Medical (S)Electives
  • MBA Required and Menu Core
  • MBA Capstone Core and Electives

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 60 months

Start dates & application deadlines


51 alternative credits
  • MBA - 51 credits
  • MD - 146 weeks


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Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®
GMAT admission requirements GMAT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants to the MD/MBA Dual Degree Program must currently be third year full-time students at the NYU School of Medicine.
  • Standardized Test Information – GMAT or GRE (and TOEFL if required);
  • Transcripts & Degrees; 
  • Professional Information; 
  • Essays;
  • EQ endorsements must be submitted online;
  • International Student Supplement. 

Tuition Fee

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Living costs for New York City

1819 - 3968 USD /month
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