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
73%
27%
student ratio
86
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
January 15
fall application deadline
72%
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)
    • Health Policy And Economics Master of Science (MS)
    • Decision Sciences Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 27
    • 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 Essay, practicum, final paper; comprehensive exam (for MS)
    • Doctoral Degrees Comp Exam Required, Thesis Required and preliminary exam, dissertation defense
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

72% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 172
    • Accepted 124
    • Acceptance Rate 72
    • Enrolled 41
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $135
    • Application Fee - International $135
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • 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 October 15th October 15th Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE, GMAT, LSAT, MCAT, or PCAT, one college-level mathematics or statistics course; at least two courses in the social and behavioral sciences, preferably one in economics; bachelor's degree; recommendations; professional statement; transcripts; minimum QPA of 3.0; minimum of three credits in human biology
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE, 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 submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsNot Reported
    • Types of financial support availableTuition Waivers

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students86
    • Female Percentage73%
    • Male Percentage27%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students86
    • Part-time Percentage15%
    • Full-time Percentage85%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino5%
    • Black / African American8%
    • White / Caucasian50%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian14%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races6%
    • Unknown or International Student17%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty24
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage46%
    • Male Percentage54%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchLarge database analysis, long-term quality of care, health policy analysis, health system management, health economics
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$1,798,451

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. Tina Micale

Department Administrator

Phone: 412-624-2821
Fax: 412-624-3146
Email: tina.micale@pitt.edu


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