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MPH

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. And 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 1 Credits
Public Health 503 Biostatistics 3
Public Health 521 Environmental Health for a Sustainable Future 3
Public Health 590 Biological Basis of Disease 3
Total Credits 9
Spring, Year 1 Credits
Public Health 513 Social, Behavioral, and Cultural Factors in Health 3
Public Health 603 Epidemiology 3
Public Health 612 Global Health Systems* 3
Total Credits 9
Summer Credits
Summer I Elective 3
Summer II Elective 3
Total Credits 6
Fall, Year 2 Credits
Public Health 660 Policy, Politics, and Advocacy 3
Public Health 662 Global Health Theory and Education 3
Public Health 670 Community-Based Participatory Research and Ethics 3
Total Credits 9
Spring, Year 2 Credits
Public Health 618 Trends in Global Health 3
Public Health 680 Public Health Internship 3
Public Health 681 Public Health Capstone 3
Total Credits 9

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