- "Having an M.S./M.B.A. degree certainly opened doors to me that would have been closed with just a traditional M.B.A."
- "Adding a Masters in Pharmacology to the mix really improves your prospects in the job market because it shows you have a diversified skill set that sets you apart from other applicants."
- "I have an edge with the additional business degree."
- "I basically cut off 6 years to get where I am now."
Evening and Saturday business courses start in the summer at the Quinlan Graduate School of Business at the Water Tower Campus in downtown Chicago. The business curriculum, which is scheduled on the basis of a quarterly academic year, consists of two or three 3-hour courses in each of the next seven quarters. The curriculum concludes with a capstone course, which integrates business skills.
How to Apply to the M.S./M.B.A. Program
- Completed free online application forms for the Medical Center Graduate School.
- Official transcripts from all undergraduate and graduate institutions attended (one set only).
- Resume or curriculum vitae.
- Three letters of recommendation (one set only).
- GRE Scores (no more than 4 years old). (The Loyola GRE Institutional Code is 1412; PHAR GRE Department: 0126.)
- Statement of Purpose (not to exceed 4000 characters). The Statement of Purpose should outline the applicant's scientific and business interests, motivations for graduate study, future goals, and reasons for applying to the M.S./M.B.A. program.
- Official TOEFL or IELTS scores (no more than 2 years old).
(The Loyola TOEFL and IELTS Code is 1412; PHAR TOEFL Department: 47.)
- Course by course evaluation of all non-U.S. transcripts by Educational Credential Evaluators.
- Completed "Declaration and Certification of Finances Form" and supporting information, sent to:
The Office for International Programs
Loyola University Chicago
6525 N. Sheridan Rd.
Chicago , IL 60626-5311
William Simmons, PhD
Co-Director and Chair of the M.S./M.B.A. Admissions Committee
Joanna Bakowska, PhD
Co-Director E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Department of Molecular Pharmacology and Therapeutics
Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine
2160 S. First Ave. Maywood , IL 60153