Executive MBA | Healthcare Leadership

Healthcare Leadership Immersion Prepare to lead transformation and embrace opportunities for innovation in the healthcare industry.

In the digital economy, organizations are under pressure to keep up with emerging trends and an ever-changing business environment.

No industry is exempt—including healthcare. Technology is disrupting the way we manage and deliver healthcare. Are you prepared to lead transformation and embrace opportunities for innovation in your industry?

The Merage School’s emphasis on digital leadership prepares our Executive MBA students to think creatively and strategically about business challenges of the future. Because of our location on the tech coast, we are uniquely equipped to leverage knowledge and expertise from a variety of established and growing industries, especially healthcare. We have a long tradition of training professionals from the medical device, biotechnology and health services sector to succeed at the executive level.

Through our Executive MBA Healthcare Leadership Immersion, you will build a general management foundation complemented by opportunities to further explore the healthcare space, enabling you to apply your understanding of business to the changing healthcare industry.

Our program maximizes your return on investment by delivering relevant knowledge and skills, valuable connections with peers in other industries and prestigious credentials to accelerate your career and organization.


Healthcare Leadership Immersion: Leadership for a Digitally Driven World

Diana Ramos MD, Surgeon General, State of California MBA '20

The skills that the EMBA program at UCI has given me in marketing, operations, strategy and negotiations are invaluable.

Program Information

Sample Elective Courses:

  • Digital Health
  • Business of Medicine
  • Competing with Digital in Healthcare: Analytics, Platforms, Business Models
  • Healthcare Entrepreneurship
  • Understanding Managed Care
  • U.S. Healthcare Policy and Management

When you marry business managerial skills with clinical expertise, you have an opportunity to be a transformational leader in a distinct way.