MPH Professional Option

The program is not accepting applications for the Masters of Public Health Professional Option at this time.  

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 32 hours of core courses including the internship and eight hours of general electives (40 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.


MPH Core Courses
MPH 501Introduction to Public Health4
MPH 503Biostatistics4
MPH 506Research Methods in Public Health4
MPH 511Epidemiology4
MPH 521Introduction to Environmental Health4
MPH 531Public Health Policy4
MPH 561Public Health Education4
MPH 581Internship4
MPH Electives8
Total Hours40