2014-15 General Bulletin

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Dual-Degree Programs

MBA/Juris Doctor (JD) Dual-Degree Program

Weatherhead has a formal full-time dual-degree program with the School of Law. Students enrolled in the program who fulfill the requirements set for graduation by both schools will receive both a JD and an MBA degree. The MBA/JD dual-degree program is designed for individuals who want to specialize in the legal, contractual and governmental aspects of management. After completion of both degree programs, two separate diplomas are awarded. Coursework for both programs must be completed within six years of the date of initial enrollment in either program.

To learn more, contact Weatherhead at 216.368.2030 or wsomadmissions@case.edu , or the School of Law at 216.368.3600 or lawadmissions@case.edu.

MBA/Master of Global Management (MGM) Dual-Degree Program

Weatherhead and the American Graduate School of International Management (the Thunderbird School) jointly offer a graduate-level program in both management and international studies. Prospective students who are interested in applying to the dual MBA/MGM program offered by Weatherhead and the Thunderbird School should apply separately to each school. (Applicants to Weatherhead should indicate their interest in the MBA/MGM in the appropriate area under “Intended Program” at the bottom of the first page of the Weatherhead MBA application.) The admissions committees of each institution will maintain independent control over their admissions criteria and procedures. Students must be admitted separately to each of the programs. Admission to one school does not guarantee admission to the other.

To learn more, contact Weatherhead at 216.368.2030 or wsomadmissions@case.edu, and contact Thunderbird at 602.978.7131 or admissions@t-bird.edu.

MBA/Master of Science in Social Administration (MSSA) Dual-Degree Program

The dual MBA/MSSA degree program is offered in partnership with the Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences (MSASS) and Weatherhead. The MBA/MSSA is designed for candidates who wish to prepare for advanced social work practice in a variety of direct practice and community practice settings/organizations, while developing the skills to assume management responsibility within those settings. Candidates must apply separately to each program.

To learn more, contact Weatherhead at 216.368.2030 or wsomadmissions@case.edu, or MSASS at 216.368.2280 or msassadmit@case.edu.

MBA/Master in Public Health (MPH) Dual-Degree Program

The dual MBA/MPH degree was developed by the School of Medicine, the School of Graduate Studies and Weatherhead to provide the skills and knowledge necessary for those who wish to attain the following goals:

  • A career working with communities to improve the health of their members by identifying and assessing the health needs of the population and planning and implementing programs to meet those needs
  • Management and leadership ability to ensure continued economic viability, human development, and effective communication for the public health organization and community in which they practice

MBA/MPH candidates must complete separate applications, participate in the required admission tests and be admitted separately to each program. Students will continue to register throughout the program in the school where they first registered.

To learn more, contact Weatherhead at 216.368.2030 or wsomadmissions@case.edu, or the School of Medicine at 216.368.3725 or info@casemph.org.

MBA/Master of Science in Medical Physiology (MS) Dual-Degree Program

The dual MBA/MS Medical Physiology degree is offered by the School of Medicine and the Weatherhead School of Management to provide the skills and knowledge necessary for those who wish to attain the following goals:

  • Learn breakthrough business concepts from the people who invented them
  • Make the most of a core curriculum taught by authors of the internationally acclaimed textbook Boron & Boulpaep's Medical Physiology
  • Enhance your chances of admission to Medical or Osteopathic School, Dental School, and PhD or related programs
  • Realize cross-disciplinary collaboration that prepares practitioners to adapt to the changing healthcare environment and create positive, sustainable change for their organizations

MBA/MS Medical Physiology candidates must complete separate applications, participate in the required admission tests and be admitted separately to each program. Students will continue to register throughout the program in the school where they first registered.

To learn more, contact Weatherhead at 216.368.2030 or wsomadmissions@case.edu, or the School of Medicine at Thomas.Nosek@case.edu or 216.368.3242.

MBA/Master of Science in Biochemistry (MS) Dual-Degree Program

The dual MBA/MS in Biochemistry degree is offered by the School of Medicine and the Weatherhead School of Management to provide the skills and knowledge necessary for those who wish to attain the following goals:

  • Learn breakthrough business concepts from the people who invented them.
  • Participate in the fields of medical research and management as well as give students an opportunity to develop expertise in areas of substantive interest.
  • Realize cross-disciplinary collaboration that prepares practitioners to adapt to the changing healthcare environment and create positive, sustainable change for their organizations.
  • Increase job opportunities that are at the intersection of translational science and business. 

MBA/MS in Biochemistry candidates must complete separate applications and be admitted separately to each program. Once students have been admitted, they will consult with the Department of Biochemistry Department Liaison and Associate Dean for MBA Programs at the Weatherhead School of Management to determine their appropriate course of study.

To learn more, contact Weatherhead at 216.368.2030 or wsomadmissions@case.edu, or the School of Medicine at 216-368-3578 or wcm2@case.edu