Master's in Healthcare Leadership

Transforming leaders. Transforming healthcare.

Upcoming Priority Deadline for Summer Intake:
September 3, 2024

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From challenges in workforce development and shifting payment models to rapid advances in digital technologies, the healthcare industry is undergoing a tremendous revolution. To lead the next wave of change, you need a deep understanding of the policy, economics, and global forces disrupting the entire healthcare ecosystem and the ability to influence and motivate teams into the future.

Brown University’s Master of Science (Sc.M.) in Healthcare Leadership is an accredited, one-year program focused on building your leadership skills within this complex industry. Our rigorous curriculum, taught by world-class faculty and enhanced by diverse peer-to-peer learning, combines the best of an MBA and MHA — equipping you with core business fundamentals and focused leadership training purposefully considered in the healthcare context.

Program Snapshot


12 months


Online & three residencies

Entry Terms:

Summer and fall


School of Public Health and the Warren Alpert Medical School

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“ The program is focused on developing your critical thinking, communication and leadership skills in a manner that can be translated across multiple segments of the healthcare industry. ”

R. Geoffrey Elmore MD FACOG, OBGYN Physician and Medical Director of Perinatal Safety, Advent Health, Class of 2023

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