103
Students
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

University of South Florida / Department of Health Policy and Management is located in Tampa, FL, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Public Health (MPH)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Master of Health Administration (MHA)
Master of Science in Public Health (MSPH)

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 24

Earning Your Degree

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

Degree Requirements

Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test or GMAT
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required for some
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

130
Applied
73
Accepted
26
Enrolled
56%

Applying

30
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline June 1st January 2nd No
Spring deadline October 15th July 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test or GMAT
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0 in upper-level course work, 3 professional letters of recommendation, resume/curriculum vitae
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0 in upper-level course work, goal statement letter, three professional letters of recommendation, resume/curriculum vitae, writing sample
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550
TOEFL IBT score: 79

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit FAFSA
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Scholarship and/or loans
Traineership
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

103
Total Graduate Students
49%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
50%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 11.65%
Black or African American 18.45%
White or Caucasian 42%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 7.77%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown 4.85%

Gender

Male (25%)
Female (74%)

Faculty

10
Total faculty
Full-time (5)
Part-time (5)
Male (7)
Female (3)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Tracking community health, inpatient care, discharge policies, stroke education, leadership practices
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
13,882

Location & Contact

Address 4202 East Fowler Avenue
Tampa, FL  33620-9951
United States
Contact Dr. Barbara L. Orban
Chairperson
Phone: 813-974-7701
Fax: 813-974-6741