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University of Maryland, Baltimore County

Department of Emergency Health Services

Baltimore, MD

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University of Maryland, Baltimore County

Overview

University of Maryland, Baltimore County / Department of Emergency Health Services is located in Baltimore, MD.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
(Postbaccalaureate Certificate) Emergency management
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Public policy Emergency health
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Public policy Emergency management
Master of Science (MS) Emergency health services Administration, planning, and policy
Master of Science (MS) Emergency health services Preventive medicine and epidemiology

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 12

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
Distance learning programs available? Yes
Terminal master's degree available? Yes

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test if GPA is below 3.2
Comp Exam Required for some
Capstone project or thesis

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

22
Applied
20
Accepted
18
Enrolled
91%

Applying

50
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline June 15th March 1st No
Spring deadline December 1st October 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test if GPA is below 3.2
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.2

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition & Fees

$22,590
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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards May 30
Types of financial support available Research Assistantships
Health Care Benefits
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

22
Total Graduate Students
18%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
81%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 4.55%
Black or African American 27.27%
White or Caucasian 54%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 4.55%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 4.55%
Unknown 4.55%

Gender

Male (36%)
Female (63%)

Faculty

12
Total faculty
Full-time - 4
Part-time - 8
Male (7)
Female (5)

Research

Focus of faculty research: EMS management, disaster health services, emergency management, epidemiology, risk profiles, infectious disease control, stress management for care providers, climate change and public health
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
715,419

Location & Contact

Address 1000 Hilltop Circle
316 Sherman Hall
Baltimore, MD  21250
United States
Contact Dr. J. Lee Jenkins
Department Chair
Email: jleejenkins@umbc.edu
Phone: 410-455-3216
Fax: 410-455-3045