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MPH Curriculum

Master of Public Health Program Curriculum

(43 semester credit hours)
MPH Core (24 semester hours)

Course

Title

Credits

MPH 810

Human Behavior Change

3

MPH 816

Public Health Organization and Administration

3

MPH 825

Environmental Health Planning

3

MPH 830

Biostatistics

3

MPH 835

Survey of Public Health Statistical Analysis

3

MPH 850

Introduction to Environmental Health Science

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

GlobalHealth

3

HEA 826

Public Health Program Evaluation

3

HEA 856

Applied Epidemiology

3

Practicum(3 hours)

HEA 890

Applied Practice Experience

3

Research (3hours)

HEA 880

Scholarship in Community Health

3

Environmental Health Science Option (21 hours)

Required Courses (12 hours)

EHS 730

Environmental Control of Disease

3

EHS 855

Emergency Sanitation/Shelter/Environments

3

EHS 865

Environmental Toxicology

3

EHS 880

Food and Waterborne Disease

3

Practicum (3 hours)

EHS 863

Field Experience in Environmental Health

3

Research (3 hours)

EHS 890

Research in Environmental Health Science

3

Industrial Hygiene Graduate Certificate* (18 hours)

EHS 710

Radiological Health

3

EHS 840

Industrial Hygiene Principals

3

EHS 841

Essentials of Industrial Hygiene

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.

Industrial Hygiene Option (21 hours)

Required Courses (12 hours)

EHS 840

Industrial Hygiene Principles

3

EHS 841

Essentials of Industrial Hygiene

3

EHS 860

Air Quality and Health

3

EHS 865

Environmental Toxicology

3

Practicum (3 hours)

EHS 863

Field Experience in Environmental Health

3

Research (3 hours)

EHS 890

Research in Environmental Health Science

3

Public Health Nutrition Option (21 hours)

Required Courses* (12 hours)

NFA 805

Nutrition for Health Promotion

3

NFA 812

Public Health Nutrition

3

NFA 817

Maternal, Infant, Child Nutrition

3

NFA 826

Nutrition for Chronic Disease

3

Practicum (3 hours)

NFA 840

Public Health Nutrition Practicum

3

Research (3 hours) 

HEA 880

Scholarship in Public Health

3

*NFA courses required for Public Health Nutrition concentration are only offered as follows:

Odd Fall:  NFA 812:  Public Health Nutrition

Odd Spring:  NFA817:  Maternal, Infant, Child Nutrition

Even Fall:  NFA 826:  Nutrition for Chronic Disease

Even Spring:  NFA 805:  Nutrition for Health Promotion

Total MPH Program Hours = 43 credit hours

 

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