Pharmaceutical and Healthcare Business Program Requirements & Standards

Whether you are a motivated individual looking to begin a career in the pharmaceutical industry or someone with pharmaceutical or health care experience, USciences has an MBA program that will enhance your knowledge of pharmaceutical and healthcare business both nationally and globally. The MBA in pharmaceutical and healthcare business at USciences allows you to customize your MBA experience to meet your specific needs. This includes:

Prerequisites for Admission:

The MBA in Pharmaceutical and Healthcare Business program allows you to select the educational experience that meets your specific needs. To be eligible for the MBA Online Program, the MBA Evening Program, or the Post-Graduate Certificate Program in Pharmaceutical and Healthcare Business you must have:

  • A minimum of a bachelors degree from an accredited institution or be currently enrolled in an undergraduate/first-professional program at the University.
  • Fluency in both spoken & written English
  • The motivation to engage in rigorous academic study

MBA Online Program

The MBA Online Program attracts pharmaceutical and healthcare industry professionals in sales, marketing, manufacturing, or research & development who typically have four years of experience.

Eighteen of courses in the 22-month program are delivered over the Web using state-of-the art learning technologies so you can work on course activities from home, at work, or on the road. The remaining three courses are conducted as 5 day intensive learning experiences on the University campus.

This dynamic, interactive program meets the experience levels of seasoned professionals and the needs of a busy professional.

You'll learn from lectures delivered by senior pharmaceutical and healthcare executives and academic leaders, facilitated discussions, case analysis, student presentations, group projects, computer simulations, industry databases and guest speakers. You'll also be electronically linked to a living community of faculty and other students.

A secured course management system provides course materials, discussion forums and chat rooms for each course. You'll interact productively and efficiently as a high performing learning team.

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MBA Evening Program

The MBA Program allows you to set your own pace, taking weekday evening courses at the University. You may complete the program in 24 months or take up to five years. The program is designed for students who plan to begin a career in pharmaceutical and healthcare business, as well as health care and pharmaceutical professionals who aspire to senior-level pharmaceutical management positions.

You will use various technologies within the program that can be used in the business environment.  This program sharpens your business knowledge and tools to help you bring additional value to employers.

As a student you will be exposed to industry professionals with the knowledge to aid you in your educational and professional objectives.  Courses offer students an opportunity to learn from those currently in the field.  While in the MBA program students may take advantage of travel study experiences and learn from industry professionals within another country. Students engage in group presentations, discussions, and utilize critical thinking skills that will provide them with the knowledge to perform both in the US and abroad.

Post-Graduate Certificate Program

The Post-Graduate Certificate Program in pharmaceutical and healthcare business is designed for individuals with advanced degrees with professional experience working in the pharmaceutical and healthcare industry.

This certificate program prepares you with the industry-specific knowledge and skills to assist you in advancing your career and meeting the business objectives of your employers. You may earn this certificate over 12 months or take as long as four years and may customize your program by selecting courses that would be of greatest value to you. Classes can be chosen in either the evening or online format.  Click here to access the Gainful Employment Program Disclosure for this certificate.