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MPH Curriculum

Environmental health concentration

Course Sequence for Full-Time Students

Fall

Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
SOPH 601 (Core) Thinking in Populations: The Public Health Mindset 2
SOPH 602 (Core) Investigation and Control: Acute Public Health Events 3
SOPH 603 (Core) Assessment and Intervention: Wicked Problems in Public Health 3
PHEO 600 Principles of Environmental Health 3
PHEO 630 Environmental & Occupational Diseases 3
Total Credit Hours 14

Spring

Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
SOPH 604 (Core) Framing and Persuasion: Public Health in the Public Sphere 1
PHEO 610 Toxicology in Public Health 3
PHEO 650 Risk Assessment I (WEB) 3
  Elective Option 3
Total Credit Hours 10

Summer

Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
PHEO 684 Applied Practice Experience (Practicum) 3
Total Credit Hours 3

Fall

Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
PHEO 613 Environmental Health Disparities 3
PHEO 605 Chemical Hazard Exposure 3
PHEO 676 Env Sustainability and Public Health (WEB) 3
Total Credit Hours 9

Spring

Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
SOPH 680 Integrative Learning Experience (Capstone) 3
  Elective Option 3
  Elective Option 3
Total Credit Hours 9

Occupational safety and health concentration

Curriculum

Course Sequence for Full-Time Students

Fall

Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
SOPH 601 (Core) Thinking in Populations: The Public Health Mindset  1
SOPH 602 (Core) Investigation and Control: Acute Public Health Events (602) 3
SOPH 603 (Core) Assessment and Intervention: Wicked Problems in Public Health 3
PHEO 678 Occupational Biomechanics 3
PHEO 618 Occupational Safety 3
Total Credit Hours 14

Spring

Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
SOPH 604 (Core) Framing and Persuasion: Public Health in the Public Sphere
PHEO 640 Industrial Hygiene 3
PHEO 655 Human Factors and Behavior-Based Safety 3
PHEO 679 Ergonomics of the Upper Extremities 3
Total Credit Hours 10

Summer

Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
PHEO 684 Applied Practice Experience (Practicum) 3
Total Credit Hours 3

Fall

Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
PHEO 630 Environmental and Occupational Diseases 3
PHEO 682 Industrial and System Safety 3
PHEO 689 Occupational Methods 3
Total Credit Hours 9

Spring

Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
SOPH 680 Integrative Learning Experience (Capstone) 3
PHEO 645 Health and Safety at Hazardous Waste Sites (or approved PHEO elective) 3
  Elective 3
Total Credit Hours 9

Health promotion and community health sciences concentration

Fall

Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
SOPH 601 (Core) Thinking in Populations: The Public Health Mindset 2
SOPH 602 (Core) Investigation and Control: Acute Public Health Events 3
SOPH 603 (Core) Assessment and Intervention: Wicked Problems in Public Health 3
HPCH 603 Social & Behavioral Determinants of Health 3
Total Credit Hours 12

Spring

Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
SOPH 604 (Core) Framing and Persuasion: Public Health in the Public Sphere 1
HPCH 605 Research Methods 3
HPCH 611 Program Planning 3
HPCH 610 Needs Assessment 3
  Elective Option 3
Total Credit Hours 10

Summer

Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
PHEO 684 Applied Practice Experience (Practicum) 3
Total Credit Hours 3

Fall

Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
HPCH 637 Program Management & Leadership 3
HPCH 613 Program Evaluation 3
  Elective 3
  Elective 3
Total Credit Hours 9-12

Spring

Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
SOPH 680 Integrative Learning Experience (Capstone) 3
HPCH 684 Applied Practice Experience (Practicum) 3
  Elective Option 3
  Elective Option 3
Total Credit Hours 9-12

Summer

Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
HPCH 684 Applied Practice Experience (Practicum) 3
Total Credit Hours 0-3

Epidemiology concentration

Fall

Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
SOPH 601 (Core) Thinking in Populations: The Public Health Mindset 2
SOPH 602 (Core) Investigation and Control: Acute Public Health Events 3
SOPH 603 (Core) Assessment and Intervention: Wicked Problems in Public Health 3
PHEB 602 Biostatistics I 3
Total Credit Hours 11

Spring

Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
SOPH 604 (Core) Framing and Persuasion: Public Health in the Public Sphere 1
PHEB 603 Biostatistics II 3
PHEB 605 Epidemiological Methods I 3
PHEB 612 Data Management & Computing 3
Total Credit Hours 10

Summer

Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
PHEO 684 Applied Practice Experience (Practicum) 3
Total Credit Hours 3

Fall

Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
PHEB 609 Categorical Data Analysis 3
PHEB 610 Epidemiological Methods II 3
PHEB 6XX Epi Content Course 3
SOPH 680 Integrative Learning Experience (Capstone) 3
Total Credit Hours 9-12

Spring

Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
PHEB 6XX Epi Content Course 3
  Elective Option 3
  Elective Option 3
Total Credit Hours 0-6

Summer

Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
PHEO 684 Applied Practice Experience (Practicum) 3
SOPH 680 Integrative Learning Experience (Capstone) 3
Total Credit Hours 0-6

Biostatistics concentration

Fall

Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
SOPH 601 (Core) Thinking in Populations: The Public Health Mindset 2
SOPH 602 (Core) Investigation and Control: Acute Public Health Events 3
SOPH 603 (Core) Assessment and Intervention: Wicked Problems in Public Health 3
PHEB 602 Biostatistics I 3
Total Credit Hours 11

Spring

Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
SOPH 604 (Core) Framing and Persuasion: Public Health in the Public Sphere 1
PHEB 603 Biostatistics II 3
PHEB 605 Epidemiological Methods I 3
PHEB 612 Data Management & Computing 3
Total Credit Hours 10

Summer

Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
PHEB 684 Applied Practice Experience (Practicum) 3
SOPH 680 Integrative Learning Experience (Capstone) 3
Total Credit Hours 3-6

Fall

Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
PHEB 609 Categorical Data Analysis 3
PHEB 614 Analysis of Longitudinal & Multivariate Data 3
  Elective Option 3
SOPH 680 Integrative Learning Experience (Capstone) 3
Total Credit Hours 9-12

Spring

Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
PHEB 606 Survival Analysis 3
  Elective 3
  Elective (STAT) 3
Total Credit Hours 9

Summer

Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
PHEB 684 Applied Practice Experience (Practicum) 3
SOPH 680 Integrative Learning Experience (Capstone) 0-6
Total Credit Hours 9

Health Policy and Management concentration

Fall

Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
SOPH 601 (Core) Thinking in Populations: The Public Health Mindset 2
SOPH 602 (Core) Investigation and Control: Acute Public Health Events 3
SOPH 603 (Core) Assessment and Intervention: Wicked Problems in Public Health 3
PHPM 605 Intro to Health Policy & Management 3
Total Credit Hours 11

Spring

Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
SOPH 604 (Core) Framing and Persuasion: Public Health in the Public Sphere 1
PHPM 623 Health Care Financial Management I 3
  PHPM Content Course 3
  PHPM Content Course 3
  Elective 3
Total Credit Hours 13

Summer

Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
PHEO 684 Applied Practice Experience (Practicum) 3
Total Credit Hours 3

Fall

Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
PHPM 661 Intro to Health Economics 3
PHPM 633 Health Law & Ethics 3
  Elective 3
Total Credit Hours 9

Spring

Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
SOPH 680 Integrative Learning Experience (Capstone) 3
PHPM 654 Health Insurance & Managed Care 3
  PHPM Content Course or Elective
Total Credit Hours 9