University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Program
Commission On Accreditation of Healthcare Management Education

University Website:
http://sph.unc.edu/hpm/health-policy-and-management-home/
Degree Offered Accreditation Information
Residential: MHA First Accreditation: 1981
Last Site Visit:
Fall 2015
Next Site Review:
Fall 2022
Program Information Contact Information
 

Gillings School of Global Public Health
Department of Health Policy and Management
Master’s Program in Healthcare Administration

 

Paula Song, PhD
Director, Residential Masters’s Program
Health Policy and ManagementGillings School of Global Public Health

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

1101 McGavran-Greenberg Hall, CB# 7411
Chapel Hill, NC 27599-7411

Phone: 919-445-9370

Fax: 919-843-6308

 

 

Program Statistics *
2015-16 2016-17 2017-18
Enrolled Students*
Full Time 80 55 55
Part Time 0 0 0
Total 80 55 55
Enrolled Student Experience (percentage)
Enrolled directly from Bachelor’s degree. 10
Enrolled 1 – 3 years after Bachelor’s degree. 20
Enrolled more than 3 years after Bachelor’s degree. 70
Enrolled Student Diversity * (Numbers)
Nonresident alien No Data No Data No Data
Race and Ethnicity unknown No Data No Data No Data
Hispanic or Latino of any race No Data 5 5
For non-Hispanics only:
American Indian or Alaska Native No Data 1 1
Asian No Data 11 15
Black or African American No Data 11 10
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander No Data 0 0
White No Data 27 28
Two or more races No Data No Data No Data
Female No Data No Data No Data
Male No Data No Data No Data
Applications and Admissions (number)
Applications Received (completed only) 112
Applicants Offered Admission 43
Applicants Enrolled 31
Metrics
Acceptance Rate (Offered/Completed Applications Received) 0 26% No Data
Yield (Enrolled/Offered) 0 78% No Data
Enrollment Rate (Enrolled/Completed Applications Received) 38% 20% No Data
On-Time Class Graduation (Percent)* 100% 95% No Data
Median Entering Class GPA
Overall undergraduate degree GPA (on a 4.0 scale) 3.48 3.49 No Data
Other Enrollment Requirements
GMAT required required Yes
GRE required required Yes
Healthcare or Other Work Experience Required No Data No Data Yes
Placement Of Graduating Class Within 3 Months
Hospital or Health System No Data No Data 3
Physician Practice No Data No Data 0
Military Health System or Veterans Health Administration No Data No Data 0
Other governmental agencies (i.e. local, state and federal agencies) No Data No Data 0
Association, Foundation or Voluntary agency (i.e. AHA, RWJ Foundation, Red Cross) No Data No Data 0
Long-term Care Facility/Home Health Agency No Data No Data 0
Consulting No Data No Data 6
Insurance / HMO No Data No Data 0
Pharmaceutical/bio-tech/medical device company No Data No Data 0
Employed overseas No Data No Data 0
Other
(e.g., pursuing another graduate degree, employed outside healthcare, etc. or international student returned home without seeking employment)
No Data No Data 1
Total Placed (number) No Data No Data 27
Percent Placed (placed/graduates)* No Data No Data 100
Curriculum
Total Required & Elective Graduation hours or units(number) 48 48 48
Elective Graduation hours or units (number) 12 12 12
Total Estimated Tuition and Related Fees for Degree
(assumes students meet all prerequisites)
In-State (Total cost for degree) No Data No Data No Data
Out-of-State (Total cost for degree) No Data No Data No Data
Class Structure
Quarter, Semester, Trimester, or other Semester Semester Semester
Required courses offered in person (number)* No Data No Data No Data
Required courses offered online including hybrid format (number)* No Data No Data No Data
Is a practicum or internship required for graduation? No Data No Data Yes
If yes, required practicum or internship hours No Data No Data 480
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) 43 29 22
Post-graduate fellowship 56,000 53,500 55,100
Jobs 72,000 62,500 65,000
Program Faculty (Number)
Faculty* 16 30 30
Adjunct** 7 12 7
Total 45 132
* 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.
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