MPH Professional Option

The MPH professional option provides an opportunity for U.S. physicians with earned doctorates and those who are in a U.S. residency program. The option requires completion of the 28 hours of core courses including the internship and eight hours of general electives (36 hours total). Other applicants may be eligible for admission to this option and will be considered by the admissions committee on a case-by-case basis. Included are:

  1. those currently enrolled in a U.S. physician residency-training program, or
  2. those who are in the process of completing a doctoral-level, health-related degree and who have at least one year of health-related experience.

Interested applicants should contact the MPH Department for information about the application process.

Core Courses
MPH 503Biostatistics for the Health Professional4
MPH 506Community Health Research4
MPH 511Foundations Of Epidemiology4
MPH 521Environmental and Occupational Health4
MPH 531Public Health Policy and Administration4
MPH 561Community Health Education4
MPH 581Internship4
MPH Electives8
Total Hours36