Public Health Degree Requirements

The following requirements are in addition to, or further elaborate upon, those requirements outlined in The Graduate School's Policy Guide.

Master of Public Health
Generalist Track

Courses Units
Core and Required Courses 7
PUB HLTH 301 Behavior, Society and Health 1
PUB HLTH 302 Introduction to Biostatistics 1
PUB HLTH 303 Environmental Health Science 1
PUB HLTH 304 Introduction to Epidemiology 1
PUB HLTH 310 Foundations of Public Health I 0
PUB HLTH 311 Foundations of Public Health II 0
PUB HLTH 312 Foundations of Public Health III 1
PUB HLTH 410 Field Experience in Public Health 0
PUB HLTH 420 Introduction to Health Management 1
PUB HLTH 560 Culminating Experience in Public Health 1
Intermediate Level Course Requirement - one of the following courses: 1
PUB HLTH 421 Intermediate Biostatistics
PUB HLTH 422 Intermediate Epidemiology
Methodology Requirement - one of the following courses in addition to one of the Intermediate level courses listed above: 1
PUB HLTH 416 Program Evaluation
PUB HLTH 421 Intermediate Biostatistics
PUB HLTH 422 Intermediate Epidemiology
PUB HLTH 425 Introduction to GIS and Spatial Analysis in Public Health
PUB HLTH 431 Decision Analysis and Dec Making
PUB HLTH 435 Health Services Research Design
PUB HLTH 437 Applied Epidemiologic Data Analysis
PUB HLTH 438 Survey Design and Methodology
PUB HLTH 439 Qualitative Research Methods
PUB HLTH 446 Clinical Trials
ANTHRO 362 Quantitative Methods of Analysis
Electives 7
Total required units: 16

Master of Public Health
Community Health Research Concentration

Courses Units
Core and Required Courses 12
PUB HLTH 301 Behavior, Society and Health 1
PUB HLTH 302 Introduction to Biostatistics 1
PUB HLTH 303 Environmental Health Science 1
PUB HLTH 304 Introduction to Epidemiology 1
PUB HLTH 310 Foundations of Public Health I 0
PUB HLTH 311 Foundations of Public Health II 0
PUB HLTH 312 Foundations of Public Health III 1
PUB HLTH 317 Seminar in Community Health Research 0
PUB HLTH 318 Seminar in Community Health Research 0
PUB HLTH 319 Seminar in Community Health Research 1
PUB HLTH 320 Community Engaged Research 1
PUB HLTH 323 Health Equity 1
PUB HLTH 411 Assessment, Planning and Evaluation in Community Health 1
PUB HLTH 410 Field Experience in Public Health 0
PUB HLTH 420 Introduction to Health Management 1
PUB HLTH 560 Culminating Experience in Public Health 1
Intermediate Level Course Requirement - one of the following courses: 1
PUB HLTH 421 Intermediate Biostatistics
PUB HLTH 422 Intermediate Epidemiology
Methodology Requirement - one of the following courses in addition to one of the Intermediate level courses listed above: 1
PUB HLTH 421 Intermediate Biostatistics
PUB HLTH 422 Intermediate Epidemiology
PUB HLTH 425 Introduction to GIS and Spatial Analysis in Public Health
PUB HLTH 438 Survey Design and Methodology
PUB HLTH 439 Qualitative Research Methods
Community Health Selective - one of the following 1
PUB HLTH 330 Global Tobacco  
PUB HLTH 414 Injury in Public Health  
PUB HLTH 415 Disease Prevention and Health Promotion  
PUB HLTH 417 Public Health Law  
PUB HLTH 448 Introduction to Maternal and Child Health  
Electives 2
Total required units: 16

Master of Public Health
Epidemiology Concentration

Courses Units
Core and Required Courses 11
PUB HLTH 301 Introduction to Epidemiology 1
PUB HLTH 401 Intermediate Epidemiology 1
PUB HLTH 501 Advanced Epidemiology 1
PUB HLTH 301 Behavior, Society and Health 1
PUB HLTH 302 or EPI BIO 302 Introduction to Biostatistics 1
PUB HLTH 303 Environmental Health Science 1
PUB HLTH 305 Statistical Programming 1
PUB HLTH 310 Foundations of Public Health I 0
PUB HLTH 311 Foundations of Public Health II 0
PUB HLTH 312 Foundations of Public Health III 1
PUB HLTH 410 Field Experience in Public Health 0
PUB HLTH 420 Introduction to Health Management 1
PUB HLTH 421 Intermediate Biostatistics 1
PUB HLTH 560 Culminating Experience in Public Health 1
Methodology Requirement - one of the following courses 1

PUB HLTH 425 Introduction to GIS and Spatial Analysis in Public Health

PUB HLTH 438 Survey Design and Methodology
PUB HLTH 439 Qualitative Research Methods
PUB HLTH 446 Clinical Trials
Epidemiology Selective - select two of the following 2
PUB HLTH 412 Infectious Disease Epidemiology and Prevention
PUB HLTH 418 Obesity Epidemiology
PUB HLTH 524 Cardiovascular Epidemiology
Electives 2
Total required units: 16

Master of Public Health
Global Health Concentration

Courses Units
Core and Required Courses 7
PUB HLTH 301 Behavior, Society and Health 1
PUB HLTH 302 or EPI BIO 302 Introduction to Biostatistics 1
PUB HLTH 303 Environmental Health Science 1
PUB HLTH 304 Introduction to Epidemiology 1
PUB HLTH 310 Foundations of Public Health I 0
PUB HLTH 311 Foundations of Public Health II 0
PUB HLTH 312 Foundations of Public Health III 1
PUB HLTH 410 Field Experience in Public Health 0
PUB_HLTH 433/PUB HLTH 420 Healthcare Economics and Healthcare Financing/ Introduction to Health Management 1
PUB HLTH 560 Culminating Experience in Public Health 1
Methodology Requirement - one of the following courses: 1
PUB HLTH 421 Intermediate Biostatistics
PUB HLTH 422 Intermediate Epidemiology
Methodology Requirement - select one 1
PUB HLTH 425 Introduction to GIS and Spatial Analysis in Public Health
PUB HLTH 438 Survey Design and Methodology
PUB HLTH 439 Qualitative Research Methods
Required Concentration Courses 4
PUB HLTH 390 Introduction to International Public Health 1
PUB HLTH 490 Advanced Global Public Health or PUB HLTH 391 Global Healthcare Service Delivery 1
PUB HLTH 387 Seminar in Global Health 0
PUB HLTH 388 Seminar in Global Health 0
PUB HLTH 389 Seminar in Global Health 1
PUB HLTH 430 Global Health Research Practicum 1
Global Health Selective - Select two of the following 2
PUB HLTH 330 Global Tobacco
PUB HLTH 393 Health and Human Rights
PUB HLTH 412 Infectious Disease Epidemiology and Prevention
PUB HLTH 443 Humanitarian Relief
PUB HLTH 448 Introduction to Maternal and Child Health
GBL HLTH 302 Global Bioethics
GBL HLTH 303 Gender and Global Health
GBL HLTH 304 International Perspectives on Reproductive and Sexual Health
GBL HLTH 305 Global Health and Indigenous Medicine
GBL HLTH 306 Biomedicine and Culture
GBL HLTH 307 International Perspectives on Mental Health
GBL HLTH 308 Global Health and Human History
GBL HLTH 309 Biomedicine and World History
GBL HLTH 310 Supervised Global Health Research
GBL HLTH 320 Qualitative Research Methods in Global Health
GBL HLTH 321 War and Public Health
GBL HTLH 390 Special Topics in Global Health
Electives 1
Total required units: 16