HPM: Certificate in Community Preparedness and Disaster Management (PHDM Online + campus visit(s)) Application Details

UNC Gillings Application Details
HPM: Certificate in Community Preparedness and Disaster Management (PHDM Online + campus visit(s))

The focus of our nationally top-ranked Department of Health Policy and Management is twofold: to train the next generation of leaders in management, policy making, and research to address the complex challenges of health-care delivery and to produce cutting-edge research to contribute to the improvement of health-related quality of life, domestically and globally. In both roles, we are committed to ensuring that all people, regardless of gender, race, ethnicity or economic resources, have access to high-quality health-care services.

We weigh multiple factors in admissions decisions. If you have questions about your qualifications for the program, please contact us.

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See application details page for more info.

1. Complete online ApplyYourself application

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Application Deadline: November 1, 2013    |    Fee: $0    |    Step Link

3-0-0-0 118800 (sec) (ApplyYourself is a common application system for UNC-Chapel Hill programs.)

  1. 3-1-0-0 118801 (prim) IMPORTANT NOTE(S):

    3-1-0-0 118801 (sec) See program details in GPS for requirements such as prequisites, prior degree, work experience, any test score waivers, as well as a tuition estimate and program overview.

  2. 3-5-0-0 118817 (prim) Faculty interest(s)/mentor(s)

    3-5-1-0 118818 (prim) We do not require that you list faculty who support your application. Such information is not considered in the admissions process. You are also not required to list faculty with whom you'd like to work, but this information can be helpful to the admissions committee.

  3. 3-6-0-0 118826 (prim) Applicant information,  including North Carolina residency information.
  4. 3-7-0-0 118834 (prim) Area(s) of interest

    3-7-1-0 118835 (prim) Select one area of interest from the dropdown.

  5. 3-8-0-0 118843 (prim) Educational history

    3-8-1-0 118844 (prim) Please upload a copy of your most recent transcript(s), including your current term grades, if applicable. (If grades are not yet available, send them to the UNC Gillings program contact as soon as they become available.) Be sure the transcript reflects the name of the institution and any degrees you received.

    3-8-2-0 118846 (prim) We advise that you order two copies of your transcript(s) to be sent to you.

    1. 3-8-2-1 118847 (sec) Open the first copy to help you complete the SOPHAS application (and later to upload via the ApplyYourself system).
    2. 3-8-2-2 118848 (sec) If you are admitted and choose to enroll, UNC will require official transcript(s) showing degree(s) awarded.

  6. 3-12-0-0 118858 (prim) Community standards

    3-12-0-0 118858 (sec) You will be asked about honor code, crime, academic sanction, military discharge, etc.

  7. (prim)

    3-13-1-0 118860 (prim) International students

    1. 3-13-1-1 118861 (sec) UNC does not accept a WES transcript as an acceptable substitute for an official transcript.
    2. 3-13-1-2 118862 (sec)

      TOEFL or IELTS score (no more than 2 years old). The TOEFL institutional code for UNC is 5816.

    3. 3-13-1-3 118863 (sec)

      Financial Certification (U.S. Immigration requirement for entry into the United States) showing support for one year. A completed and signed International Student Data Form and Financial Certification Instruction/Worksheet in addition to the required documentation must be uploaded in the online application.

    4. 3-13-1-4 118864 (sec)

      Financial Certification (U.S. Immigration requirement for entry into the United States) showing support for two years. A completed and signed International Student Data Form and Financial Certification Instruction/Worksheet in addition to the required documentation must be uploaded in the online application.

  8. 3-14-0-0 118872 (prim) Upload your personal statement.

    1. 3-14-17-36 118928 (sec) How will this program at UNC-Chapel Hill contribute to your projected career?
    2. 3-14-17-37 118929 (sec) We use a team-based learning approach and are looking for students who will benefit from and contribute to the learning environment. What do you bring to the table?
    3. 3-14-17-38 118930 (sec) Please provide any additional information that you think will strengthen your application.

  9. 3-15-0-0 118985 (prim) Upload your resume or CV.
  10. 3-17-0-0 118987 (prim) Upload Letters of Recommendation.
  11. 3-18-0-0 119000 (prim) Enter names of recommenders. UNC will then send them an email with instructions for submitting a letter on your behalf.

    1. 3-18-2-9 119010 (sec) Not required

  12. 3-22-0-0 119028 (prim) Report test scores to UNC via ApplyYourself

    3-22-2-0 119030 (prim) GRE code 5816. TOEFL/IELTS information above. GRE test scores must be official, no more than 5 years old and reported directly by the Educational Testing Service (ETS). See our program details page for information regarding test scores.

  13. 3-23-0-0 119031 (prim) Document submission (check legibility of uploads)
  14. 3-24-0-0 119033 (prim) Pay the ApplyYourself application fee.
  15. (prim)

    3-25-1-0 119035 (prim) Check with your department/program point-of-contact to track progress.

2. FYI: application review process

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  1. 7-1-0-0 119085 (prim) SPH application review:

    7-1-1-0 119086 (prim) Interview

    1. 7-1-1-1 119087 (sec) No interview required.

    7-1-6-0 119118 (prim) You will be notified via email regarding program decision.

3. This program admits students in both Fall and Spring.

8-0-0-0 119127 (sec) (See this program's details page for more information regarding the application cycle and upcoming due dates.)

Program Contact:

Kim Sieler
Assistant Registrar
(919) 966-7364
120-A Rosenau Hall
CB 7411
Chapel Hill, NC 27599-7411
USA
Bill Gentry
Lecturer
(919) 966-4228
115 Rosenau Hall
CB 7411
Chapel Hill, NC 27599-7411
USA