Community health practice, epidemiology, population health analytics, and physical activity & nutrition
Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP)
Master of Science (MS)
Early childhood mental health
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Health services research
Master of Health Administration (MHA)
Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)
Nursing anesthesia across the lifespan
Master of Social Work (MSW)
Adult-gerontology/acute care nurse practitioner
Other Advanced Degrees
Earning Your Degree
Part-time study available?
Evening/weekend programs available?
Distance learning programs available?
Terminal master's degree available?
Application Fee - Domestic
Electronic applications accepted?
Applications processed on a rolling basis?
Master's Degree Requirements
Bachelor's degree, or its U.S. equivalent, from regionally-accredited college or university; minimum overall GPA of 3.0 on all previous work beyond high school; statement of purpose (essay); at least three recommendation forms
Doctoral Degree Requirements
Bachelor's degree (or its U.S. equivalent) from regionally-accredited college or university; minimum overall GPA of 3.5 in master's degree program
Additional Entrance Requirements
Bachelor's degree from regionally-accredited university; minimum GPA of 2.75 on all post-secondary work attempted; transcripts; personal statement outlining why the applicant seeks admission to the program
International Breakout (representing other countries)
Black or African American
White or Caucasian
American Indian or Alaska Native
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander
Two or more races
Full-time - 85
Part-time - 24
Focus of faculty research:
Health services research; chronic health issues: obesity, asthma, hypertension, heart disease; physical activity among low-income populations; social determinants of health; depression; patient safety; social determinants of health; HIV and HIV prevention; management of social services; child welfare; evaluation; client outcomes
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
Location & Contact
9201 University City Boulevard Charlotte, NC 28223-0001 United States