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MPH Requirements

MPH Requirements

​​Course Requirements (11 Courses, 36 Credit Hours)

Course Title Quarter Hours
MPH 501INTRODUCTION TO PUBLIC HEALTH4
MPH 502INTRODUCTION TO EPIDEMIOLOGY4
MPH 503INTRODUCTION TO ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH4
MPH 511HEALTH AND BEHAVIOR THEORY4
MPH 512RESEARCH METHODS4
MPH 522PROGRAM DEVELOPMENT AND GRANT WRITING4
MPH 602COMMUNITY HEALTH ASSESSMENT4
MPH 603COMMUNITY HEALTH PROJECT DESIGN4
MPH 604CAPSTONE SEMINAR IN COMMUNITY PUBLIC HEALTH4
MPH 600PREPARATION FOR PUBLIC HEALTH PRACTICE0
MPH 699PUBLIC HEALTH PRACTICUM0

Culminating Experience Requirements

In addition to successfully completing coursework, students also must complete a practicum experience that culminates in the writing of a capstone thesis. Students complete their practicum field experience during their last year in the program. Students are required to commit to 8-10 hours per week to their practicum site, for a minimum of 250 hours over the course of the nine-month placement. It is required to be physically onsite at the agency for the majority of these hours.​

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