Why MMCi? - Outcomes

Designed to Drive Health Care Innovation

Duke University’s Master of Management in Clinical Informatics (MMCi) program is highly regarded and well known for providing health care professionals with the expertise they need to manage and lead data-driven innovation. Highlights of our program include:

  • Curriculum that blends business and clinical informatics
    Market trends evaluated by industry insiders dictate our curriculum; we’re here to
    foster leadership in the health care world, not to be complacent with the status quo.
  • Career enhancement in an emerging field
    Our alumni enjoy an average of a 20 percent increase in salary following the program, in positions including CEO, CIO, CMIO, CHIO, Health Care IT Director, Clinical Research & Analytics Manager, and Chief Information Officer. Hear directly from our alumni.
  • Flexible format that uses both face-to-face and virtual learning
    The majority of our students continue to work full-time during the program. The 12-month program is conducted during weekends on Duke’s campus, with the opportunity for limited remote participation.
  • Prestigious degree from a Top 10 institution
    Duke University School of Medicine has long been known as the premier institution at the crossroads of business, medical research and clinical care. The MMCi program serves as an innovative extension of the world-renowned university.

Outcomes for Clinicians

MMCi is a proven program for clinicians seeking to excel in a digital environment.

  • Advance your career with new business, technology, and health care industry expertise.
  • Apply practical business frameworks to maximize the promise of digital innovations.
  • Incorporate novel industry insights from technology and other clinical professionals.
  • Build a lifelong network of new peers across health care, technology, and business.
  • Design improved care models informed by computer science, clinical data and IT. 
  • Enjoy an average 27 percent salary increase after graduating from the program.
  • Effectively leverage data to improve care delivery and lower operational costs.
  • Position yourself for new leadership roles with new skills that yield immediate results.
  • Lead multidisciplinary teams integrating technology, business and clinical know-how.

Outcomes for Non-Clinical Professionals

MMCi is a transformative learning experience designed to advance your career.

  • Advance your career with new health care, tech, and business expertise.
  • Position yourself for new leadership roles with provider, payer, clinical trial, pharma, government, and biomedical technology organizations.
  • Enjoy an average 27 percent salary increase after graduating from the program.
  • Gain first-hand insights from clinicians about their view of technology and data use.
  • Apply strategic business approaches to optimize digital innovations in health care.
  • Effectively leverage data to improve health, lower costs, and expand access to care.
  • Lead multidisciplinary teams integrating technology, business, and clinical know-how.
  • Build a lifelong network of new peers across technology, business, and medicine.