Department of Health Administration and Policy College of Health and Human Services George Mason University

Department of Health Administration and Policy College of Health and Human Services George Mason University

Fairfax, VA
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
72%
28%
student ratio
176
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
April 1
fall application deadline
60%
acceptance rate
4 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Health Systems Management Master of Health Administration (MHA)
    • Health And Medical Policy Master of Science (MS)
    • Health Informatics Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 67
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees 6
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? Not reported
    • Evening/weekend programs available? Not reported
    • Distance learning programs available? Not reported
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

60% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 123
    • Accepted 74
    • Acceptance Rate 60
    • Enrolled 45
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $65
    • Application Fee - International $80
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline April 1st Not Reported Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline November 1st Not Reported Yes
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE recommended if undergraduate GPA is below 3.0 (for senior housing administration MS only), 2 official transcripts; expanded goals statement; 3 letters of recommendation; resume; 1 year of work experience (for MHA in health systems management)
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees2 official transcripts; expanded goals statement; 3 letters of recommendation; resume
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 570 paper based, TOEFL iBT, IELTS required, IELTS paper based

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsMarch 1
    • Types of financial support availableResearch Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships, health care benefits (for full-time research or teaching assistantship recipients)

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students176
    • Female Percentage72%
    • Male Percentage28%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students176
    • Part-time Percentage66%
    • Full-time Percentage34%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino8%
    • Black / African American22%
    • White / Caucasian35%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian24%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander1%
    • Two or more races1%
    • Unknown9%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty34
    • Full-time Percentage50%
    • Part-time Percentage50%
    • Female Percentage41%
    • Male Percentage59%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchUniversal health care, publications, relationships between malpractice pressure and rates of Cesarean section and VBAC, seniors and Wii gaming, relationships between changes in physician's incomes and practice settings and their care to Medicaid and charity patients
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$590,779

Location & Contact

Department of Health Administration and Policy

College of Health and Human Services
George Mason University

4400 University Drive, MSN 1J3
Fairfax, VA 22030
United States

Dr. P. Maddox

Chair

Phone: 703-993-1982
Fax: 703-993-1953
Email: pmaddox@gmu.edu

Tracy Shevlin

Department Manager

Phone: 703-993-1929
Fax: 703-993-1953
Email: tshevlin@gmu.edu


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