62
Students
Suburban setting
Suburban
Setting
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Overview

The University of Kansas / Department of Health Policy and Management is located in Kansas City, KS, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Juris Doctor/Master of Health Service Administration (JD/MHSA)
Master of Health Services Administration/Master of Science (MHSA/MS)
Doctor of Medicine/Master of Health Services Administration (MD/MHSA)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Health policy and management
Master of Health Services Administration (MHSA) Health services administration

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 20
Doctoral Degrees 1

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? No

Degree Requirements

Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE
Internship or research practicum
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

33
Applied
23
Accepted
22
Enrolled
70%

Applying

60
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline March 1st March 1st Yes

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Exam GRE
Master's Degree Requirements College-level statistics
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE
Doctoral Degree Requirements Graduate statistics course
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards March 1
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

62
Total Graduate Students
41%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
58%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 6.45%
Black or African American 1.61%
White or Caucasian 79%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 4.84%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 3.23%
Unknown 1.61%

Gender

Male (33%)
Female (66%)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Impacts of health policy; cancer health services research; health care workforce and occupational health; implementation science and performance improvement; disparities in health outcomes
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
183,138

Location & Contact

Address Mail Stop 3044
3901 Rainbow Boulevard
Kansas City, KS  66160
United States
Contact Dr. Robert H. Lee
Chair
Email: rlee2@kumc.edu
Phone: 913-588-2689
Fax: 913-588-8236