MPH General Option
Required core courses (28 hours) and at least one course from each of the elective categories (20 hours):
|MPH 503||Biostatistics for the Health Professional||4|
|MPH 506||Community Health Research||4|
|MPH 511||Foundations Of Epidemiology||4|
|MPH 521||Environmental and Occupational Health||4|
|MPH 531||Public Health Policy and Administration||4|
|MPH 561||Community Health Education||4|
|MPH 581||Internship 1,2||4|
|Select one course from each of the following categories:||20|
|Category 1: Emerging Issues|
|Emerging Diseases 3|
|ECCE: Crisis in Environmental Health|
|ECCE: Solid and Hazardous Wastes Policy|
|Risk Management and Communication|
|Public Health in the Political Arena|
|Category 2: Advanced Epidemiology|
|Epidemiology of Infectious and Chronic Diseases|
|Category 3: Analytical Tools|
|Fundamentals of Geographic Information Systems|
|Program Evaluation for Public Health|
|Environmental Risk Assessment|
|Category 4: Social Detrimanants|
|ECCE: Food, Health, and Public Policy|
|ECCE: Monsters, Medicine, and Myths|
|Human Well Being 3|
Select one course 4
Students in the MPH/HMS joint degree may take either MPH 581 or HMS 550 to fulfill the internship requirement. Four hours of internship must be taken in order to complete the requirements. Each credit hour equals 100 contact hours.
Students may submit a Student Petition form to use PAD 561 as one hour toward the internship requirement.
MPH students must select the four hour option for this course to meet degree requirements.
One additional elective may be selected from any graduate course taught by the department or campus, in consultation with and approval by the academic advisor. The student’s career path should be considered for best selection of this elective.