UniversityUniversity of Kentucky
Commission On Accreditation of Healthcare Management Education

University Website:
http://www.uky.edu/
Degree Offered Accreditation Information
Residential: MHA

Dual Degrees: MHA/JD

MHA/MPH

 

First Accreditation: 1994
Last Site Visit:
Spring 2012
Next Site Review:
Fall 2018
Program Information Contact Information
College of Public Health
Department of Health Management and Policy
Master of Health Administration
Dr. Martha Riddell, MPH, DrPH
Program DirectorUniversity of Kentucky
111 Washington Ave, Suite 105Lexington, KY 40536 Martha.riddell@uky.eduPhone: (859)218-2012Fax: (895)257-2821

 

Program Statistics *
2015-16 2016-17 2017-18
Enrolled Students*
Full Time 35 38 37
Part Time 14 10 10
Total 49 48 47
Enrolled Student Experience (percentage)
Enrolled directly from Bachelor’s degree. 57 62 64
Enrolled 1 – 3 years after Bachelor’s degree. 22 19 15
Enrolled more than 3 years after Bachelor’s degree. 21 19 21
Enrolled Student Diversity * (Numbers)
Nonresident alien N/A 0 0
Race and Ethnicity unknown N/A 1 1
Hispanic or Latino of any race 2 2 0
For non-Hispanics only:
American Indian or Alaska Native 1 1 0
Asian 4 3 2
Black or African American 4 3 3
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0 0
White 38 41 38
Two or more races N/A N/A N/A
Female 34 28 23
Male 22 20 24
Applications and Admissions (number)
Applications Received (completed only) 67 65 69
Applicants Offered Admission 42 39 40
Applicants Enrolled 24 22 20
Metrics
Acceptance Rate (Offered/Completed Applications Received) 63 60 58
Yield (Enrolled/Offered) 57 56 50
Enrollment Rate (Enrolled/Completed Applications Received) 36 34 29
On-Time Class Graduation (Percent)* 100% 95% 94%
Median Entering Class GPA
Overall undergraduate degree GPA (on a 4.0 scale) 3.22 3.23 3.3
Other Enrollment Requirements
GMAT GMAT or GRE required GMAT or GRE required GMAT or GRE required
GRE GRE or GMAT required GRE or GMAT required GRE or GMAT required
Healthcare or Other Work Experience Required Not Required Not Required Not Required
Placement Of Graduating Class Within 3 Months
Hospital or Health System 23 14 11
Physician Practice 0 0 1
Military Health System or Veterans Health Administration 0 0 0
Other governmental agencies (i.e. local, state and federal agencies) 0 0 0
Association, Foundation or Voluntary agency (i.e. AHA, RWJ Foundation, Red Cross) 1 1 0
Long-term Care Facility/Home Health Agency 0 0 0
Consulting 1 3 2
Insurance / HMO 0 0 0
Pharmaceutical/bio-tech/medical device company 0 0 0
Employed overseas 0 0 0
Other
(e.g., pursuing another graduate degree, employed outside healthcare, etc. or international student returned home without seeking employment)
2 1 1
Total Placed (number) 27 19 15
Percent Placed (placed/graduates)* 93 90 100
Curriculum
Total Required & Elective Graduation hours or units(number) 54 54 54
Elective Graduation hours or units (number) 5 5 5
Total Estimated Tuition and Related Fees for Degree
(assumes students meet all prerequisites)
In-State (Total cost for degree) Approx. $23,500 Tuition and Fees for 2 year program Approx. $24,500 Tuition and Fees for 2 yr. program

 

Approx. $25,500 Tuition and Fees for 2 yr program

 

Out-of-State (Total cost for degree) Approx. $52,500 Tuition and Fees for 2 yr program Approx. $56,800 Tuition and Fees for 2 yr program Approx. $60,500 Tuition and Fees for 2 yr program
Class Structure
Quarter, Semester, Trimester, or other Semester Semester Semester
Required courses offered in person (number)* 17 17 16
Required courses offered online including hybrid format (number)* 1 1 2
Is a practicum or internship required for graduation? Yes Yes Yes
If yes, required practicum or internship hours 400 400 400
Is a residency or internship required for graduation? Yes Yes Yes
If yes, required residency or internship hours 400 400 400
Median Salary Of Graduating Class *
Reporting Students (Number) N/A N/A 0
Post-graduate fellowship N/A N/A 4
Jobs N/A N/A $55,000
Program Faculty (Number)
Faculty* 15 12 14
Adjunct** 2 2 1
Total 17 14 15
* 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
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