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MPH Curriculum

Master of Public Health Program Curriculum

(43 semester credit hours)
MPH Core (21 semester hours)

Course

Title

Credits

MPH 810

Human Behavior Change

3

MPH 816

Public Health Organization and Administration

3

MPH 825

Public Health Planning

3

MPH 830

Biostatistics

3

MPH 850

Introduction to Environmental Health

3

MPH 855

Principles of Epidemiology

3

MPH 840

Research Methods in Public Health

3

MPH CAPSTONE (1 hour)

MPH 895

Public Health Capstone Course

     1

Health Promotion Option (21 hours)

Required Courses (12 hours)

HEA 805

Public Health Communication

3

HEA820

Global Health

3

HEA 826

Public Health Program Evaluation

3

HEA 856

Applied Epidemiology

3

Approved Electives (3 hours) 

HEA 790, 791, 792, 793; MPH 835; POL 847S; EHS 880; or SSE 826

Applied Practice Experience (3 hours)

HEA 890

Applied Practice Experience

3

Intergrative Learning Experience (3hours)

HEA 880

Scholarship in Community Health

3

Environmental/Occupational Health & Sustainability Option (21 hours)

Required Courses (9 hours)

EHS 840

Total Worker Health 

3

EHS 860

Air Quality Assessment 

3

EHS 865

Environmental Toxicology

3

Approved Electives (6 hours) 

EHS 710, 730, 841, 855, or 880    

Applied Practice Experience (3 hours)

EHS 863

Field Experience in Environmental Health

3

Intergrative Learning Experience (3 hours)

EHS 890

Graduate Project in Environmental Health 

3

Industrial Hygiene Graduate Certificate* (18 hours)

EHS 710

Radiological Health

3

EHS 840

Total Worker Health

3

EHS 841

Occupational Health Exposure Assessment

3

EHS 865

Environmental Toxicology

3

EHS 875

Principles of Ventilation

3

EHS 885

Crisis Management, Risk Communication/Assessment

3

*The certificate program is designed for both degree-seeking and Certificate-seeking students.  The number of credit hours required for completion is 18 hours.  Students interested in doing the IH certificate with the Environmental Health Science concentration can request dual degree here.

 

 

Total MPH Program Hours = 43 credit hours
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