Schulich Mini-MBA: Dentist Business Leadership Program

Finally, there is a program that delivers current MBA subjects in a practical time frame for busy Dentists. The Schulich ExecEd has pioneered a concise mini-MBA just for dentists to provide you with current, robust business competencies directly applicable to your practice.

This 18-workshop program takes place over 6 months and is designed as a technology-enhanced program, allowing for highly interactive classroom experiences that are supplemented with online materials and pre-session reading at your own pace. Participants will gain knowledge and insights in a range of MBA subjects including strategic management, marketing, finance and human resources, preparing them to become more effective managers in their organization and beyond.

About This Program

  • Only program of its kind in Canada designed specifically for Dentist entrepreneurs.

    This advanced program is designed specifically for Dentists focused on enhancing their business management skills to drive growth and profitability in their dental practice over the long term. Whether you are thinking you need to enhance your business acumen or are contemplating doing an MBA or EMBA, this Mini-MBA program will provide you with relevant competencies and access to what has made the Schulich MBA the #1 program in Canada and our EMBA one of the best in the world.

    In addition to studying a range of relevant MBA module subjects taught by the top faculty of Schulich’s MBA and EMBA programs, you will be trained to think critically and strategically, ask forward thinking questions and make informed decisions. Plus, you will experience our Personal Entrepreneurial Project, a condensed version of the Schulich MBA Strategy Field Study.

    A limited number of bursaries valued at $4,500 each are available for this program. To apply for a bursary, please contact Robert Lynn, Associate Director, at and submit your application before the application submission deadline.

    Strategic Alliance Partner

    Canadian College of Health Leaders (CCHL)

    Program Insights Include

    • Leading a customer-focused dental practice
    • Leveraging business skills and financial expertise to grow a dental practice
    • Exploring the entrepreneurial landscape in dentistry, the role of disruptive technologies, innovation, and new business models.
    • Understanding the dental regulatory environment

    Here’s what makes this program ideal for any busy Dentist who is looking to enhance their business skill set:

    Key Features Include

    • Develop and implement a hands-on Personal Entrepreneurial Project designed to help you grow your practice
    • Group and Individual Coaching
    • Learn with top MBA instructors from Canada’s #1 Business School and leading dental practitioners
    • Fireside chats with distinguished guest speakers, subject matter experts and industry leaders
    • Learn how to successfully build and run your practice
    • First of its kind program in Canada designed specifically for Dentist leaders
    • Receive the Schulich Mini-MBA certificate and continuing education credits as part of the program
    • Schulich Dentist Mini-MBA graduates receive advanced standing towards the Certified Health Executive (CHE) designation, the only certification program for all Canadian health leaders
    • Schulich gift pack including an official Schulich-branded hoodie
    • 18 three-hour evening sessions over six months, none in the summer months

Course Content Details

Additional Delivery Options

Adapt this program to your organization with these additional delivery options.


Wissam AlHussaini

Wissam AlHussaini, PhD

View profile
Guy Amini

Guy Amini, Hons. BA, JD

View profile
Sandie Baillargeon

Sandie Baillargeon,

View profile
Andrea Chan

Andrea Chan, CPA, CA

View profile
Cy Charney

Cy Charney, BA, MBL, P. Admin

View profile
Ali Daneshvar

Ali Daneshvar, IBBA, JD, MBA

View profile
Stephen Friedman

Stephen Friedman, MA Psych

View profile
Michael Glogauer

Michael Glogauer, DDS, PhD, Dip Perio

View profile
Ashley Konson

Ashley Konson,

View profile
Tracey Levison

Tracey Levison,

View profile
Gail Levitt

Gail Levitt, PhD, MA

View profile
Jeff MacInnis

Jeff MacInnis,

View profile
Megan Mitchell

Megan Mitchell,

View profile
Beppino Pasquali

Beppino Pasquali, CPA, CA

View profile
Eric Pook

Eric Pook, B.Comm. Cum Laude

View profile
Carlos Quiñonez

Carlos Quiñonez, DMD, MSc, PhD, FRCD(C)

View profile
Shane Saunderson

Shane Saunderson, PhD, MBA, B.Eng.

View profile
Kevin Tasa

Kevin Tasa, PhD

View profile
Daniel Warner

Daniel Warner, MBA

View profile

Continuing Education Credits

Ontario and Manitoba

Continuing Education credits