Executive MBACleveland Clinic—Weatherhead Executive MBA

The Cleveland Clinic-Weatherhead Executive Master of Business Administration (EMBA) at Case Western Reserve University will help you examine your leadership strengths and gaps and develop a personalized learning plan to become the best leader you can be. Not only will you build healthcare expertise while immersing yourself in the language of business, but you'll learn the leadership model taught at the Weatherhead School.

The Weatherhead Difference

For decades, Weatherhead’s organizational behavior faculty members have built a best-in-class reputation for teaching the art of leadership.

You will learn from the originators of these breakthrough business concepts:

  • Appreciative inquiry
  • Emotional intelligence
  • Intentional change theory
  • Sustainable value
  • Flourishing
  • Learning to manage by designing
  • Learning styles
  • Experiential learning model

Participants in the Cleveland Clinic-Weatherhead EMBA take classes with the traditional EMBA cohort, mixing perspectives and experience from a broad array of backgrounds and industries.

Building on a Tradition of Collaboration

Cleveland Clinic and Case Western Reserve share a long history of cooperation in the service of advancing healthcare. Its most recent educational partnership began in 2002 when Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine launched as a program within the university’s School of Medicine. The Cleveland Clinic-Weatherhead EMBA builds upon this record of collaboration to deliver excellence in both management and healthcare.

Combining Weatherhead’s distinguished leadership preparation with Cleveland Clinic’s advancements in healthcare, the Cleveland Clinic-Weatherhead EMBA aspires to transform healthcare by bringing together its leaders across many organizations, in all facets of the profession. Together, you and your peers will become the pioneers in healthcare reform, whether you work in the renowned Cleveland hospitals or elsewhere.

Here, you’ll join the best leaders in management to help transform healthcare. Apply today.

Is the Cleveland Clinic-Weatherhead EMBA Right for Me?

If you...

  • have at least 8-10 (or more) years of professional experience,
  • want to strengthen your impact for positive change in healthcare,
  • aim to become a more effective leader, and
  • work in medical research, insurance, hospital administration, regulation, technology or healthcare management...

Then you should consider the Cleveland Clinic-Weatherhead EMBA program to help you reach the next step in your career.

Time Commitment 

With only 16 total 3-day visits to campus, the Cleveland Clinic-Weatherhead Executive MBA is designed to be manageable for busy executives, allowing experienced professionals from around the world to participate in a one-of-a-kind leadership program.

Scholarship and Tuition Assistance

Leadership Scholarship

Applicants who apply by April 1 may be eligible for a partial Leadership Scholarship. Some restrictions may apply.

Travel Scholarship

Students from out-of-town or out-of-state who enroll in the Executive MBA program may be eligible for a partial travel scholarship. Contact Director of Admissions Steve Scheidt for more information.

Tuition Assistance Match

Students whose company provides some tuition support can receive a matching tuition contribution from Weatherhead (up to $10,000 match). Contact Director of Admissions Steve Scheidt for more information.

***The travel scholarship and tuition assistance match only pertain to the Executive MBA and Cleveland Clinic—Weatherhead Executive MBA programs.