Master of Public Health / MBA

The MPH/MBA degree program is offered by the Rutgers School of Public Health and Rutgers Business Graduate Program: Newark and Piscataway/New Brunswick campuses. The program is designed to prepare students for administrative positions in the complex and evolving health care industry. This is a full-time or part-time program that requires the completion of up to 84 credits. Upon completion of the required coursework, students degrees, the Master of Public Health (MPH) from Rutgers School of Public Health, and the Master of Business Administration (MBA) from Rutgers Business Graduate Program. Applicants to the dual degree program must take the Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) or the Graduate Record Examination (GRE) and be approved for admission by both the Rutgers School of Public Health and Rutgers Business Graduate Program. Applicants for the MPH/MBA program should submit an application to each school. Course requirements for the MPH include the 5 core courses (15 credits) and 5 required courses (15 credits) for the Health Systems and Policy Department and 6 credits in field work.

Candidates for admission are baccalaureate graduates with a superior record of undergraduate performance and a commitment to health care management. Students must also achieve scores on the Graduate Management Admissions Test comparable to other full-time Rutgers MBA students. One or more years of management experience is preferable but not required. Students must meet calculus and statistics pre-requisites that are satisfied with a B or better grade in an undergraduate course or prescribed course work at the Rutgers Business School - Newark and New Brunswick.


Quick Facts

  • Credits: 84 credits
  • Status: Full-Time or Flex
  • Campus: Newark or New Brunswick
  • Entrance Exam: GMAT
  • Term of Entry: Fall, Spring, or Summer


Program Contacts

RBS Office of Graduate Admissions ›

Bernadette West
Rutgers School of Public Health