College of Health Sciences

Public Health Programs

Master of Public Health Curriculum 2014-2015

Core
Course Number Course Title Lecture Hours Semester Credits 
CHS-PHE-5000-AA Introduction to Health Policy 45 3.00
CHS-PHE-5001-AA Environmental Health 45 3.00
CHS-PHE-5002-AA Social and Behavioral Approach to Public Health 30 2.00
CHS-PHE-5003-AA Program Implementation and Evaluation 45 3.00
CHS-PHE-5030-AA Fundamentals of Epidemiology 1 45 3.00
CHS-PHE-5031-AA Fundamentals of Epidemiology 2 45 3.00
CHS-PHE-5040-AA Introduction to Biostatistics 1 45 3.00
CHS-PHE-5041-AA Introduction to Biostatistics 2 45 3.00
CHS-PHE-6030-AA Practicum and Capstone Project 1 15 1.00
CHS-PHE-6031-AA Practicum and Capstone Project 2 15 1.00
CHS-PHE-6032-AA Practicum and Capstone Project 3 15 1.00
CHS-PHE-6033-AA Practicum and Capstone Project 4 15 1.00
CHS-PHE-6034-AA Practicum and Capstone Project 5 15 1.00
CHS-PHE-6035-AA Practicum and Capstone Project 6 15 1.00
Electives
Course Course Title Lecture Hours Semester Credits 
CHS-PHE-5500-AA Cost-Effectiveness Analysis in HC 30 2.00
CHS-PHE-5501-AA Epidemiology of Infectious Disease 45 3.00
CHS-PHE-5502-AA Introduction to Bioterrorism 15 1.00
CHS-PHE-5503-AA Inroduction to Bioethics in Health Care 15 1.00
CHS-PHE-5504-AA Health Literacy & Effective Communication Program Design 30 2.00
CHS-PHE-5505-AA Epidemiologic Study Design and Grant Writing 15 1.00
CHS-PHE-5506-AA Public Health Issue of Aging Populations 30 2.00
CHS-PHE-5507-AA Public Health Informatics 30 2.00
CHS-PHE-5508-AA Introduction to Public Health Genomics 15 1.00
CHS-PHE-5509-AA International Development and Health 30 2.00
CHS-PHE-5510-AA Survey of Public Health Issues 15 1.00
CHS-PHE-5511-AA Perspectives on Development 30 2.00
CHS-PHE-5512-AA Interdisciplinary Service Delivery Models 30 2.00
CHS-PHE-5513-AA Health and Human Rights 30 2.00
CHS-PHE-5530-AA Humanitarian and Refugee Health 1 30 2.00
CHS-PHE-5540-AA Independent Study 1 15 1.00
CHS-PHE-5541-AA Independent Study 2 15 1.00
CHS-PHE-5542-AA Independent Study 3 15 1.00
CHS-PHE-5543-AA Independent Study 4 15 1.00
CHS-PHE-5544-AA Independent Study 5 15 1.00
CHS-PHE-5545-AA Independent Study 6 15 1.00
  • Total Semester Credits for Master of Public Health Degree (MPH) = 42.00 
    (MPH requires 23 core credits, 13 elective credits and 6 capstone credits)
  • Total Semester Credits for Humanitarian and Refugee Health Care Certificate (HRC) = 15.00
    (HRC requires 9 core credits and 6 elective credits)
  • Total Semester Credits for Health Policy Certificate (HPC) = 14.00
    (HPC requires 9 core credits and 5 elective credits)

07.10.2014