MBA Fellowship - Medicine

MBA Fellowship - Medicine

MBA Fellowship - Medicine

Rohrer MBA Fellowships

The MBA Fellowship Program is made possible through the generosity of the William G. Rohrer Charitable Foundation.

The MBA Fellowship Program is designed for full-time professionals seeking to pursue the MBA part-time to complement expertise in Engineering, Medicine, and/or Innovations and Impact. MBA Fellowship applications are accepted from new applicants to the MBA program each semester (see MBA Fellowship Eligibility Requirements section below for details).

To be chosen for the prestigious status of a Rohrer MBA Fellow, awardees will demonstrate strong potential to lead corporate, not-for-profit, and/or government enterprises. Smart and talented high achievers in their current roles, MBA Fellows will know how to attain results. They are valued and respected by peers, supervisors, direct reports, and mentors. MBA Fellows are driven to accomplish great things and seek to advance and grow in alignment with Rohrer MBA Pillars: Entrepreneurial Thinking, Responsible Leadership and Social Impact, Business Analytics, and Technology Agility.

Rohrer MBA Fellows will be active participants in initiatives that further shape a culture in which students thrive through academic experiences and shared community connections. They will build strong networks at Rowan while collaborating with stakeholders such as the MBA Program Team in developing MBA networking opportunities or Expert Webinar series, the Rohrer Graduate Student and Alumni Advisory Board, the Rowan Centers for Innovation and Entrepreneurship and Responsible Leadership, and Business faculty focused on research relevant to the industry expertise of the Fellow. The Fellows may also coordinate with the Rohrer Graduate Student and Alumni Advisory Board to serve as invited guest visitors to the Rohrer Executive Advisory Council meetings when graduate program topics are on the agenda. Fellows have the opportunity to focus on initiatives at Rohrer that best match their strengths and career aspirations.

Rohrer MBA Fellowship for Nurturing the Good in the Business of Medicine

This Fellowship supports pursuit of an MBA by health professionals seeking to leverage medical and business expertise to better support patients, patients’ families, local communities, and fellow professionals in medicine. Rohrer MBA Nurturing the Good in the Business of Medicine Fellows are committed to developing business acumen to complement expertise in healthcare to improve patient outcomes, increase effectiveness, and expand access in medical care. Goals might include developing operational or technological innovations, transforming how healthcare is provided in communities, advocating and lobbying for improvements stemming from changes to policies and regulations, altering the supply chain to solve a cost-quality equation, and/or refining corporate practices of medicine and/or the economic impact of physician practices.

Current professional roles or targeted career paths for graduate students might include: physician, surgeon, podiatrist, dentist, chiropractor, clinical psychologist, psychotherapists, psychiatrist, optometrist, pharmacist, registered professional nurse, advanced practice nurse, physician assistant, physical therapist, occupational therapist, clinical social worker, or public or community health practitioner. 

Rohrer MBA Fellowship - Funding Awards
  • MBA Fellows are each granted a funding award upon being selected to participate in the program
  • Awards range from $1,500 - 5,000 total per student 
  • Awards are distributed over the lifetime of MBA studies on a semester-by-semester basis (evenly distributed across each graduate course taken)