Department of Health Management and Systems Sciences School of Public Health and Information Sciences University of Louisville

Department of Health Management and Systems Sciences School of Public Health and Information Sciences University of Louisville

Louisville, KY
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
70%
30%
student ratio
130
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
May 15
fall application deadline
72%
acceptance rate
3 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Public Health Sciences Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [health management and policy]
    • Population Health Management Master of Public Health (MPH)
    • Health Policy Master of Public Health (MPH)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 31
    • Doctoral Degrees 4
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • 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 Thesis optional
    • Doctoral Degrees Comp Exam Required and Thesis Required
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

72% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 119
    • Accepted 86
    • Acceptance Rate 72
    • Enrolled 50
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $60
    • Application Fee - International $60
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline May 15th April 15th Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE, GMAT, MCAT, LSAT, or DAT, bachelor's degree from accredited institution or its equivalent; minimum GPA of 3.0 (recommended); three letters of recommendation written within last twelve months; official transcripts of all degrees; one-page personal statement
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE, MCAT, DAT, bachelor's degree from accredited institution or its equivalent; relevant master's degree (e.g. MPH); minimum GPA of 3.0 (recommended); three letters of recommendation written within last twelve months; official transcripts of all degrees; one-page personal statement
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, TOEFL iBT

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 awardsMay 15
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assistantships, Teaching Assistantships, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Health Care Benefits, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students130
    • Female Percentage70%
    • Male Percentage30%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students130
    • Part-time Percentage28%
    • Full-time Percentage72%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino3%
    • Black / African American18%
    • White / Caucasian53%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian8%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races1%
    • Unknown or International Student17%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchPolicy development in public health, complex adaptive networks in health transaction cost economics, strengthening the safety net and improving health care access for the uninsured, healthy communities approach to improving quality of life, public health management and administration
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$1,965,379

Location & Contact

Department of Health Management and Systems Sciences

School of Public Health and Information Sciences
University of Louisville

485 East Gray Street
Louisville, KY 40202
United States

Dr. Craig Blakely

Professor and Dean

Phone: 502-852-3297
Fax: 502-852-3291
Email: craig.blakely@louisville.edu

Vicki Lewis

Administrative Assistant

Phone: 502-852-1798
Email: vicki.lewis@louisville.edu

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