Public Health Curriculum

For detailed course descriptions and other information about the curriculum, see the University Catalog.

MPH - Public Health

(For students entering the program on or after July 1, 2012.)

Core Courses

Public Health Core (18 credits required)

HE705 Scope and Methods in Public Health

3 credits

HE710 Statistics for Public Health

3 credits

HE720 Public Health Management

3 credits

HE730 Fundamental for Epidemiology

3 credits

HE740 Environment and Human Health

3 credits

HE750 Behavioral & Social Foundations of Public Health

3 credits

Health Policy Concentration (15 credits)

HE745 Public Health Law and Policy

3 credits

HP790 Introduction to Health Economics

3 credits

HP808 Health Services and Policy

3 credits

HP850 Public Policy Analysis

3 credits

HE851 Health Disparities

3 credits

Electives (6 credits)
Any health policy course or course related to public health, with prior approval. HE 752 - Public Health Program Planning and Evaluation is strongly recommended.

Culminating Experience (6 credits)

HE784 Public Health Field Practice

3 credits

HE841 Public Health Capstone

3 credits

Total Credits: 45

 

Sample Master of Public Health Curriculum Plan (full time)

For students entering the program on or after July 1, 2012

First Year

 

Fall Semester

 

 

HE705 Scope and Methods

 

HE710 Statistics for Public Health

 

HE750 Behavior & Social Foundations

Spring Semester

 

 

HE720 Public Health Mgt

 

HE730 Fundamentals of Epidemiology

 

HE740 Environmental Health

Summer Semester

 

 

HE745 Public Health Law and Policy

 

HE851 Health Disparities

 

HP808 Health Services & Policy

Second Year

 

Fall Semester

 

 

Elective (3 credits)

 

HP790 Introduction to Health Economics

 

HE784 Fieldwork

Spring Semester

 

 

Elective (3 credits)

 

HP850 Public Policy Analysis

 

HE841 Public Health Capstone (required concentrtion & culminating course)

 

Sample Master of Public Health Curriculum Plan (Part-time)

For students entering the program on or after July 1, 2012

First Year

 

Fall Semester

 

 

HE705 Scope and Methods

 

HE710 Statistics for Public Health

Spring Semester

 

 

HE730 Fundamentals of Epidemiology

 

HE740 Environmental Health

Summer Semester

 

 

HE745 Public Health Law and Policy

 

HE750 Behavior & Social Foundations

Second Year

 

Fall Semester

 

 

HP790 Introduction to Health Economics

 

HP808 Health Services & Policy

Spring Semester

 

 

HP850 Public Policy Analysis

 

HE720 Public Health Management

Summer Semester

 

 

Elective (3 credits)

 

HE851 Health Disparities

Third Year

 

Fall Semester

 

 

Elective (3 credits)

 

HE784 Public Health Field Practice

 

 

Spring Semester

 

 

HE841  Public Health Capstone