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Physician Executive MBA Program Admissions Updates

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We believe, as Bacon famously said, "knowledge is power." Our program is designed to equip physicians with the tools, techniques, skills and knowledge to be a true Physician Leader.  As you gain knowledge about our program's curriculum, attention given to the student and smart delivery model, we believe you will quickly see why we are the longest-running, physician-only executive MBA program in the world.  

We have a few seats remaining in the Physician Executive MBA, which begins in January 2021. You can rely on the admissions team at the Haslam College of Business and the University of Tennessee Graduate School for appropriate guidance and resources. Use the links below to take your next step. We look forward to answering your questions and receiving your application. We will deliver the experience you expect and deserve as a student in 2021.  

Choose an option that works for you: 

I would like to learn more about the Physician Executive MBA program.


I am excited about program and would like to experience the Physician Executive MBA firsthand.

Join us for a virtual discussion

I am convinced that the UT Physician Executive MBA is the ideal choice for me, what do I do next? 

Start my application     Finish my application

Events and Campus Visits

You have an opportunity to attend a virtual class, engage in live discussions with the director, recruiter and faculty, and speak to a student reference.  Please contact Tom Brown at 865-742-1596 or tjbrown@utk.edu for more information.

Frequently Asked Questions 

How do I apply? 
We encourage you to submit an application to the Physician Executive MBA on the  application page. We limit our class sizes so that each student receives maximum attention from the faculty. Classes do fill quickly.

When will I receive a decision on my completed application?
We have rolling admissions for the Physician Executive program. What this means to you is that, with your complete application, you are assured of receiving a timely decision.

Do I have to take the GMAT/GRE? 
As a physician, you are exempt from sitting for the GMAT/GRE.