Public Health - Master in Public Health (MPH) -Community Health and Prevention Sciences

Master in Public Health (MPH) - Public Health -Community Health and Prevention Sciences

College of Health

Degree Specific Credits: 42

Required Cumulative GPA: 3.0

Catalog Year: 2022-23

Notes/Description

  • Students graduating with a degree in Community Health will be eligible to take the national exam to become a Certified Health Education Specialist.

Summary

Core Course Requirements

27

Capstones

6

Electives

9

Total Hours

42


Core Course Requirements

Code

Title

Hours

Complete all of the following courses:

CHTH 485

Theories of Health Behaviors and Counseling

3

PUBH 510

Intro to Epidemiology

3

PUBH 542

Applied Theoretical Foundations of Community Health

3

PUBH 544

CBPR Methods for Health

3

PUBH 520

Fundamentals of Biostatistics

3

PUBH 530

Public Health Administration and Management

3

PUBH 550

Program Evaluation & Research Methods

3

PUBH 560

Environmental & Rural Health

3

PUBH 570 or PUBH 475E

Public Health Ethics or Ethical Issues in Public Health

3

PUBH 594

Professional Paper/ILE: Integrative Learning Experience

3

PUBH 595

Practicum: Applied Practice Experience

3

Electives:

9 - minimum

Total Hours

68

Minimum Required Grade: C