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

University Website:
http://www.uab.edu/msha
Degree Offered Accreditation Information

Residential:
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 Director
University 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 96 95 98
Part Time 0 0 0
Total 96 95 98
Enrolled Student Experience (percentage)
Enrolled directly from Bachelor’s degree. 71 64
Enrolled 1 – 3 years after Bachelor’s degree. 20 36
Enrolled more than 3 years after Bachelor’s degree. 0 3 0
Enrolled Student Diversity * (Numbers)
Nonresident alien 1 1 2
Race and Ethnicity unknown 0 0 0
Hispanic or Latino of any race No Data 3 6
For non-Hispanics only: No Data No Data No Data
American Indian or Alaska Native No Data 1 0
Asian No Data 7 8
Black or African American No Data 9 12
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander No Data 0 0
White No Data 76 72
Two or more races No Data No Data No Data
Female 41% 46% 53%
Male 59% 54% 45%
Applications and Admissions (number)
Applications Received (completed only) 89 106 118
Applicants Offered Admission 39 50
Applicants Enrolled 32 31 37
Metrics
Acceptance Rate (Offered/Completed Applications Received) 37% 42%
Yield (Enrolled/Offered) 79% 74%
Enrollment Rate (Enrolled/Completed Applications Received) 36% 29% 31%
On-Time Class Graduation (Percent)* 95% 100% 100%
Median Entering Class GPA
Overall undergraduate degree GPA (on a 4.0 scale) 3.12 3.8 3.6
Other Enrollment Requirements
GMAT required required required
GRE required required required
Healthcare or Other Work Experience Required not required not required not required
Placement Of Graduating Class Within 3 Months
Hospital or Health System 20 26 21
Physician Practice 1 4
Military Health System or Veterans Health Administration 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
Consulting 5 1 1
Insurance / HMO
Pharmaceutical/bio-tech/medical device company
Employed overseas
Other
(e.g., pursuing another graduate degree, employed outside healthcare, etc. or international student returned home without seeking employment)
4 4 6
Total Placed (number) 30 32 34
Percent Placed (placed/graduates)*
Curriculum
Total Required & Elective Graduation hours or units(number) 65 65 65
Elective Graduation hours or units (number) 6 6 6
Total Estimated Tuition and Related Fees for Degree
(assumes students meet all prerequisites)
In-State (Total cost for degree) 36,564 37,660 39,387
Out-of-State (Total cost for degree) 82,269 84,737 88,620
Class Structure
Quarter, Semester, Trimester, or other Semester Semester Semester
Required courses offered in person (number)* 19 19 19
Required courses offered online including hybrid format (number)* 0 0 0
Is a practicum or internship required for graduation? Yes Yes Yes
If yes, required practicum or internship hours 1620 1620 1620
Is a residency or internship required for graduation? No Data No Data No Data
If yes, required residency or internship hours No Data No Data No Data
Median Salary Of Graduating Class *
Reporting Students (Number) 27 27 26
Post-graduate fellowship 58,669 61,750
Jobs 60,000 75,435 82,429
Program Faculty (Number)
Faculty* 12 21 21
Adjunct** 0 8 8
Total 12 36 36
* 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
Information provided by the School last updated 02/12/2019.

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