Department of Health Policy and Management Graduate School of Public Health University of Pittsburgh

Department of Health Policy and Management Graduate School of Public Health University of Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh, PA
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
67%
33%
student ratio
76
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
January 15
fall application deadline
58%
acceptance rate
6 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Health Policy And Management Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Health Administration (MHA)
      Master of Public Health (MPH)
    • Juris Doctor/Master of Public Health (JD/MPH)
    • Decision Sciences Master of Science (MS)
    • Health Policy And Economics Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 23
    • Doctoral Degrees 3
    • 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? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Comp Exam Required for some and essay, practicum
    • Doctoral Degrees Comp Exam Required, Thesis Required and preliminary exam, dissertation overview
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

58% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 180
    • Accepted 106
    • Acceptance Rate 58
    • Enrolled 30
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $120
    • Application Fee - International $120
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline January 15th January 15th Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE, one college-level mathematics or statistics course; at least two courses in the social sciences, preferably one in microeconomics and biology; bachelor's degree; recommendations; professional statement; transcripts; minimum QPA of 3.0
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE (60th percentile or higher), bachelor's degree, recommendations, professional statement, transcripts, and college-level calculus course with minimum B grade, minimum QPA of 3.3
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL (minimum score 550 paper-based, 80 iBT) or IELTS (minimum score 6.5)

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 awardsJanuary 15
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assistantships, Teaching Assistantships, Health Care Benefits, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students76
    • Female Percentage67%
    • Male Percentage33%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students76
    • Part-time Percentage25%
    • Full-time Percentage75%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino5%
    • Black / African American4%
    • White / Caucasian61%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian9%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races5%
    • Unknown or International Student16%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty48
    • Full-time Percentage40%
    • Part-time Percentage60%
    • Female Percentage35%
    • Male Percentage65%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchDecision analysis and cost-effectiveness, long-term care, health policy, organ donation, Medicare and Medicaid
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$4,812,611

Location & Contact

Department of Health Policy and Management

Graduate School of Public Health
University of Pittsburgh

A621 Crabtree Hall 130 DeSoto Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15261
United States

Dr. Mark Roberts

Chair

Phone: 412-383-7049
Fax: 412-624-3146
Email: mroberts@pitt.edu

Mrs. Jessica Dornin

Recruitment and Academic Affairs Administrator

Phone: 412-624-3625
Fax: 412-624-3146
Email: jld115@pitt.edu

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