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


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
Financial Reporting & Control
Health Aspects of Aging
Indigenous Global Health & Healing
Integrated Systems Ecology
Environmental Chemistry
Intercultural Communication
Communication in Health Organizations
Social Interaction and Human Well-Being
Seminar: Rhetoric & Environmental Controversy
Environmental Issues of Indigenous Peoples
Natural Resource Conflict Resolution
Politics of Global Migration
Development Administration
Policy Analysis
Organization Theory
Strategic Planning
Multicultural/Native American Public Health
CBPR Methods for Health
Issues in Maternal and Child Health
Special Topics/Experimental
Independent Study
Data Science and Research Methods Using R
Social Data Analysis
Statistical Methods I
Statistical Methods II
Computer Data Analysis I
Computer Data Analysis II
Social Work Global Context
Total Hours42

Minimum Required Grade: C