Business Graduate Schools for Physician Executives Survey

About the Survey

Also known as the MBA survey, this creates our annual list of top business graduate schools for physician-executives. This survey is intended for U.S. institutions that award MBAs or similar degrees that focus on physicians. This survey was first published in 2002.

Most Recent Survey Results: MBA programs for physicians, 2017

View past survey results: 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010

View an alphabetical list of past survey respondents: 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013


Please see below for details on the next upcoming survey.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: How can my institution participate?
A: To participate, fill out the survey form on behalf of your organization and turn it in before the stated deadline. The survey form is available here and is open for participation.

Q: When will the survey open?
A: The 2018 Business Graduate Schools Survey is set to open August 27.

Q: When is the completed survey form due?
A: The 2018 Business Graduate Schools Survey is set to close September 24.

Q: What else do I need to do to participate?
A: A senior executive from the company must review the completed survey before submission then sign this document to verify the accuracy of data. Once the document has been signed, it must be sent to the Research Department either via fax to 312-280-3159 or e-mailed to

Q: What happens with this survey's results?
A: The data collected from this survey goes to create the Top business graduate schools for physician-executives ranked list that will be featured in the By the Numbers section of Modern Healthcare and offered online. Visit our Data Center for the most recent Business Graduate Schools Survey results.

Q: When will the results be published?
A: The 2018 Business Graduate Schools Survey results are slated to appear in the October 8 issue of Modern Healthcare.

Q: How much does it cost to participate?
A: There is no cost to participate in this survey.

Q: Can we still send in information if the deadline has passed?
A: Yes, the link will still be active for you to submit online. However, your information will not be taken into consideration for the survey results. A late submission will not be considered for participation. It will, however, be saved into the database so that it can be accessed for next year's survey.

Q: Who can I contact with questions about this survey?
A: Megan Caruso, research associate, at or 312-649-5471.

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