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Master of Public Health Program

MPH Courses

MPH Required "Core" Courses (15 credit hours)

MPH 701Fundamental Methods of Biostatistics3
MPH 802Environmental Health3
MPH 754Introduction to Epidemiology*3
MPH 720Administration of Health Care Organizations3
MPH 818Social and Behavioral Bases of Public Health3

*An alternative option for MPH 754 (Epidemiology) is  a combination of two courses:  MPH 708 Veterinary Epidemiology (2 credit hrs) and MPH 854 Intermediate Epidemiology (3 credit hrs) (TOTAL of 5 credit hours).  If this option is selected, the core requirement becomes 17 credit hours of the 42 required for the degree.

MPH Required and Elective Courses for Emphasis Areas

In addition to the above core courses, MPH students must select their remaining courses appropriate to their emphasis area from the following, or other graduate courses as approved by the major professor, supervisory committee and the MPH Program director.

Food Safety & Biosecurity

Infectious Diseases & Zoonoses

Public Health Nutrition

Public Health Physical Activity