Application

Join the 2023-24 MCiM Cohort

Our program will accept applications for the 2023-24 cohort in the fall through November 11, 2022. Candidates who are accepted into the upcoming 2023-24 cohort with begin their studies on campus in June 2023 (summer quarter). Candidates must submit their application for MCiM via the Stanford  graduate application portal. 

The MCiM program runs from summer quarter through spring quarter, for a full year (12 months). We are a cohort-based program with a set curriculum, meaning students are not able to begin the program off-cycle. 

Our MCiM staff team is always available for prospective applications with questions. Please reach out to us at mciminquiry@stanford.edu; someone from our team will respond to you within a few business days.

Steps To Apply

Please review each step outlined below as you prepare to submit your application for the MCiM program.

1. Ensure you meet minimum eligibility requirements to participate in a Stanford graduate program.

2. Review the application materials and requirements. We recommend getting a jump start on requesting letters of recommendations in preparation of your application.

3. Attend a MCiM information session, or watch a recording. Our program also hosts events throughout the year, these provide a interested individuals with a insight into our program and what our student body looks like. By joining the MCiM mailing list you can receive direct invitations to these events! 

4. Start your application by visiting the Stanford Graduate Admissions website. If you are applying for the upcoming 2023-2024 cohort, please choose the Summer 2022-23 entry option listed on the application. MCiM is a summer start program, and our next cohort will begin in June 2023.

5. You will submit all required application materials via this portal, including transcripts, CV, essay responses, and the names and contact information of individuals who will provide your letters of recommendation. Candidates may save and return to work on their application via the portal.

6. Ensure all required application materials are submitted by the admission round deadlines.  Please note this includes our program having received all letters of recommendation.

7. After you have submitted your application, you can check on your application status via your Stanford Graduate Admissions application portal. You decision letters will be posted to your portal by the listed dates.

Learn more about university application requirements, policies, and general information at the Stanford Graduate Admissions website.

Understanding the MCiM Student Body

MCiM is a unique program in that we look to select a cohort that spans across disciplines, backgrounds, experience levels and technical knowledge. Our program values and celebrates diversity as we create a cohort experience that allows you to work with colleagues with clinical backgrounds, IT, management, business consulting and more. You can learn more about our student body by catching up on our current cohort.

MCiM students:

  •  Are proven and emerging leaders within their fields
  • Demonstrate clear ties to the three content areas of MCiM--medicine, business and technology
  • Have a clear "why"  or passion for them to pursue MCiM
  • Demonstrate the ability to collaborate with faculty, guest speakers, and leadersthip at an extremely high level. They exhibit strong personal drive and academic cuiorsity
  • Are excited to solve the current challenges of the health system; have a keen interest in raising the quality and efficiency of care 
  • Seek to advance diversity, equity and inclusiveness in health care– locally, regionally and globally