MBA + MSc in Healthcare Quality

This combined program is designed to develop healthcare providers and healthcare administrators who have a deeper understanding of the business of healthcare and to provide innovative solutions to the challenges that will face healthcare in the foreseeable future. This is the only program of its kind in the world, offered by Queen’s School of Business in conjunction with the Queen’s University Faculty of Health Sciences. Classes will be led by professors from both faculties.

Program Structure

The students will be enrolled in the MBA program from January until December, they will start the MSc (HQ) program in August and do both MBA and MSc (HQ) concurrently from August until December. Candidates will complete the MSc (HQ) program from the following January to April timeframe and will complete the two degrees in 16 months. Convocation for both programs will occur in May.

Jan-June MBA Core
July-Dec MBA Electives
Aug-Dec MSc (HQ) concurrent with MBA
Jan- April MSc (HQ)

Admission Requirements

The minimum requirements for admission to the combined program are:

  • A four-year undergraduate degree from a recognized university. Successful candidates will typically possess a cumulative undergraduate average of at least B+ (76% - 79%) with an average of A- (80% - 84%) in years 3 and 4.
  • All applicants must write the General Management Admission Test (GMAT) and achieve a minimum score of 600.
  • If applicable, an acceptable score on one of the approved English facility tests (TOEFL, IELTS, or MELAB).

Application Process

Application to the combined program will require separate applications to the Master of Science in Healthcare Quality and the School of Business.

Applicants who are accepted into the combined program will be guaranteed a place in both the Faculty of Health Sciences and the School of Business as long as they complete the requirements under each program.

Program Fees

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