The MBA for a business world being transformed by science.
Our innovative Full-Time MBA is shaking up the MBA landscape with MBA x. MBA x seamlessly fuses three critical pieces of learning: a robust business education, an industry-specific concentration, and a complementary skill set that distinguishes you from your peers—in the same time it takes to get a traditional Full-Time MBA.
MBA x Life Sciences completely reimagines the traditional MBA for a world where advances in science are creating tremendous opportunity. There is a need now, more than ever, for business leaders with expertise in both business and science. Through a partnership between the D’Amore-McKim School of Business and the College of Science, you’ll gain this knowledge. You can choose to dive into the biopharmaceutical development process with a concentration in biotechnology industry or gain the analytical tools to solve complex biological challenges with a concentration in bioinformatics.
Accelerate your career. Redefine your potential.
In as little as two years, you’ll complete MBA foundational coursework; a Life Sciences concentration of your choosing; a second concentration in one of nine in-demand business fields; and your corporate residency—a distinctive component of the Northeastern Full-Time MBA program that is the hallmark of graduate experiential learning. Additionally, no prerequisites are required to participate. We welcome applicants from all backgrounds looking to build proficiency in a place where business and science intersect.
Life Sciences Concentrations
Learn the fundamentals of how biotechnology is revolutionizing today’s world, from molecular modeling to drug development. You’ll gain a thorough understanding of the entire biopharmaceutical development process and its implications—plus how to apply your knowledge in a business decision-making environment.
Learn to apply the analytical principles of big data to biological challenges. The skills you’ll learn in this concentration will give you the tools you need to lead teams performing complex scientific analyses.
Build a sophisticated toolkit for decision-making based on data insights that can be applied to any industry or job function.
Explore how successful companies compete in the global marketplace through innovation by focusing on design thinking, creative product development, and emerging technologies.
Tap into Northeastern’s rich entrepreneurial ecosystem and get the skills and knowledge you’ll need to innovate and lead in new and evolving markets.
Develop powerful analytical skills and master the financial side of business markets with a focus in either Corporate Finance or Investments.
Prepare for a dynamic career in healthcare by examining the intricacies of this complex, growing, and transformative industry.
Lead across cultural boundaries by analyzing the global business landscape and studying the underlying mechanisms for developing and expanding multinational corporations.
Master human resources strategies while learning tactical tools and best practices to help you successfully manage a distributed workforce and achieve organizational goals.
Dissect market strategy and research, brand and advertising management, consumer behavior, and more in this ever-evolving discipline.
Learn how to manage the supply chain, drive innovation, establish market differentiation, and boost bottom lines in this high-demand field.
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