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The interprofessional, online master of public health curriculum is designed to enhance global community health and education competence to promote health and prevent disease in human populations. You’ll take advanced courses in public health theory, education, research, and practice. You’ll graduate prepared to apply principles of global community health and education to diverse populations in the United States and around the world.

Degree Requirements

To meet the objectives of the MPH program, the student must complete the following curriculum.

Fall, Year 1Credits
Public Health 503Biostatistics3
Public Health 521Environmental Health for a Sustainable Future3
Public Health 590Biological Basis of Disease3
Total Credits9
Spring, Year 1Credits
Public Health 513Social, Behavioral, and Cultural Factors in Health3
Public Health 603Epidemiology3
Public Health 612Global Health Systems*3
Total Credits9
Summer I Elective3
Summer II Elective3
Total Credits6
Fall, Year 2Credits
Public Health 660Policy, Politics, and Advocacy3
Public Health 662Global Health Theory and Education3
Public Health 670Community-Based Participatory Research and Ethics3
Total Credits9
Spring, Year 2Credits
Public Health 618Trends in Global Health3
Public Health 680Public Health Internship3
Public Health 681Public Health Capstone3
Total Credits9

*Course taken in the summer in the BSPH to MPH, 4 + 1 program.

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