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2020-2021 Catalog
Public Health: Social and Behavioral Science (Master of Public Health)

Program Description for Public Health

Major: Public Health Concentration: Social and Behavioral Science Degree: Master of Public Health

Core Requirements (24 credits)

HSC6215 Environmental Health (3 Credits)

HSC6585 Health Communication (3 Credits)

HSC6587 Public Hlth Prog Planning (3 Credits)

HSC6735 Public Health Research (3 Credits)

PHC6000 Epidemiology I (3 Credits)

PHC6050 Public Health Biostats I (3 Credits)

PHC6102 Public Hlth Policy and Advoc (3 Credits)

PHC6149 Public Hlth Leader and Manage (3 Credits)

Concentration Requirements (15 credits)

HSC6603 Theoretical Found of Behav Chg (3 Credits)

HSC6716 Health Program Evaluation (3 Credits)

PHC6103 Applied Soc Behavioral Science (3 Credits)

PHC6940 Public Health Capstone (3 Credits)

Prerequisite: Completion of or current enrollment in all required MPH courses and permission of the PHC6940 Public Health Capstone Instructor

PHC6945 Public Health Internship (3 Credits)

Prerequisite: PHC6940 and Permission of the Capstone Instructor

Major Electives (6 credits)

SELECT 2 courses

with an HSA, HSC, or PHC prefix. A list of additional approved electives is posted on the MPH website. Other graduate level courses may be taken with approval of the MPH Program Director.