University of Alabama at Birmingham Executive Program
Commission On Accreditation of Healthcare Management Education

University Website:
https://www.uab.edu/shp/hsa/masters-programs/executive-msha
Degree Offered Accreditation Information
Executive: MSHA First Accreditation: 1968
Last Site Visit:
Fall 2015
Next Site Review:
Fall 2022
Program Information Contact Information
School of Health Professions
Department of Health Services Administration
Master of Science in Health Administration

Amy Landry, PhD

Program DirectorUniversity of Alabama at Birmingham
1705 University Blvd
School Of Health Professions
# 569 Birmingham, AL 35233-1815akyarb@uab.edu
Phone: (205)996-7767
Fax: (205)975-6608

 

Program Statistics *
2015-16 2016-17 2017-18
Enrolled Students*
Full Time 59 54 49
Part Time 0 0
Total 59 54 49
Enrolled Student Experience (percentage)
Enrolled directly from Bachelor’s degree. 0 0 0
Enrolled 1 – 3 years after Bachelor’s degree. 0 0 0
Enrolled more than 3 years after Bachelor’s degree. 59 54 49
Enrolled Student Diversity * (Numbers)
Nonresident alien
Race and Ethnicity unknown
Hispanic or Latino of any race 2 3
For non-Hispanics only: No Data No Data No Data
American Indian or Alaska Native No Data 0 0
Asian No Data 3 2
Black or African American No Data 12 7
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander No Data 0 0
White No Data 37 37
Two or more races
Female 34% 33% 51%
Male 66% 67% 49%
Applications and Admissions (number)
Applications Received (completed only) 50 35 33
Applicants Offered Admission 28 31
Applicants Enrolled 29 25 24
Metrics
Acceptance Rate (Offered/Completed Applications Received) 80% 94%
Yield (Enrolled/Offered) 89% 77%
Enrollment Rate (Enrolled/Completed Applications Received) 58% 71% 73%
On-Time Class Graduation (Percent)* 100% 100% 100%
Median Entering Class GPA
Overall undergraduate degree GPA (on a 4.0 scale) 3.55 3.4
Other Enrollment Requirements
GMAT
GRE
Healthcare or Other Work Experience Required 5 years 5 years 5 years
Placement Of Graduating Class Within 3 Months
Hospital or Health System 11 14 13
Physician Practice 6 9 8
Military Health System or Veterans Health Administration 1 1 1
Other governmental agencies (i.e. local, state and federal agencies)
Association, Foundation or Voluntary agency (i.e. AHA, RWJ Foundation, Red Cross)
Long-term Care Facility/Home Health Agency 1 2
Consulting 2
Insurance / HMO 2 1
Pharmaceutical/bio-tech/medical device company 1 1
Employed overseas
Other
(e.g., pursuing another graduate degree, employed outside healthcare, etc. or international student returned home without seeking employment)
6 3 3
Total Placed (number) 29 29
Percent Placed (placed/graduates)* 100 100
Curriculum
Total Required & Elective Graduation hours or units(number) 57 57 57
Elective Graduation hours or units (number) 0 0 0
Total Estimated Tuition and Related Fees for Degree
(assumes students meet all prerequisites)
In-State (Total cost for degree) $59,600 $59,600 $59,600
Out-of-State (Total cost for degree) $59,600 $59,600 $59,600
Class Structure
Quarter, Semester, Trimester, or other Semester Semester Semester
Required courses offered in person (number)*
Required courses offered online including hybrid format (number)* 19 19 19
Is a practicum or internship required for graduation? No No No
If yes, required practicum or internship hours
Is a residency or internship required for graduation?
If yes, required residency or internship hours
Median Salary Of Graduating Class *
Reporting Students (Number)
Post-graduate fellowship
Jobs
Program Faculty (Number)
Faculty* 11 11 11
Adjunct** 6 6 6
Total 17 17 17
* CAHME is providing this data from reports submitted by programs. For all information, past performance does not guarantee future results. Income data is provided for comparison and does not indicate the salaries that you will receive. Students performance may vary. N/A represents that the program did not report this information.
Accreditation Summary Report ( Not available )
Program Comments

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Information provided by the School last updated 02/12/2019.

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