University of Montana Catalog 2023-2024

Master of Public Health (M.P.H.)

Master of Public Health


Core Courses27
Total Hours42

Degree Specific Credits: 42

Required Cumulative GPA: 3.0

Core Courses, Capstone, and Electives

Complete one of the following course options:3
Fundamentals of Biostatistics
Statistical Methods I
Computer Data Analysis I
and Statistical Methods II
Computer Data Analysis II
Complete all of the following courses:
PUBH 510Intro to Epidemiology3
PUBH 530Public Health Administration and Management3
PUBH 535Health Policy3
PUBH 540Social & Behavioral Science in Public Health3
PUBH 550Program Evaluation & Research Methods3
PUBH 560Environmental & Rural Health3
PUBH 570Ethical Issues in Public Health3
PUBH 580Rural Health Issues Global Context3
Complete all of the following capstone courses:
PUBH 594Professional Paper/ILE3
PUBH 595Practicum3
Complete three of the following elective courses:9
History & Theory Epidemiology
Public Health Genetics
Multicultural/Native American Public Health
Issues in Maternal and Child Health
Special Topics/Experimental
Independent Study
Total Hours42

Minimum Required Grade: C