Graduate Programs

A 12-month accredited program, focused on building your leadership skills within this complex industry.

Transforming Leaders. Transforming Healthcare.

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 (ScM) in Healthcare Leadership (MHL) 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 Format

12 Months; blended online and low-residency

Structured for professionals, our program blends online learning with in-person sessions so you can earn a Brown degree and build the network and skills vital for advancing your business — without interrupting your career.


Program Director
Sandra H Ferretti
Academic Director
Anthony Napoli

Contact and Location

School of Professional Studies

Location Address

Brown University

Mailing Address

Box T
225 Dyer Street