Core Courses

Course descriptions are available in the current UM catalog.

MPH Core Courses (27 credits minimum)

Course Name Credits When Offered Pre-requisite(s) How/Where Offered

PUBH 510- Introduction to Epidemiology 

3

Spring

PUBH Major

Online

PUBH 520- Fundamentals of Biostatistics
OR:

STAT 451 – Statistical Methods I and
STAT 457 – Computer Data Analysis I
(4 Credits, Autumn, at UM-Msla)
AND
STAT 452 – Statistical Methods II and
STAT 457 – Computer Data Analysis II
(4 Credits, Spring, at UM-Msla)

3

Autumn

 

PUBH Major

Online

PUBH 530- Public Health Administration & Management 3 Autumn PUBH Major Online
PUBH 535 - Health Policy 3 Spring
PUBH Major Online
PUBH 540 - Social and Behavioral Sciences in Public Health 3 Autumn PUBH Major Online

PUBH 550 - Program Evaluation & Research Methods

3

Summer Odd Years

PUBH Major & PUBH 510 or equivalent

Online

PUBH 560 - Environmental and Rural Health 3 Spring PUBH Major Online
PUBH 570 - Ethical Issues in Public Health
3 Summer PUBH Major Online
PUBH 580 - Rural Health Issues in a Global Context 3 Summer PUBH Major
Online

 

 

 

MPH Capstone Courses (9 credits)

Course Credits When Offered Pre-requisite(s) How/Where Offered
PUBH 594 -Professional Paper (old 599)
3 Autumn & Spring 15 core credits & consent of instructor/adviser Online
PUBH 595 - Practicum (old 591)
3 Autumn & Spring 15 core credits & consent of instructor/adviser
Online
PUBH 599 - Professional Portfolio (old 593)
3 Autumn & Spring PUBH 594 and PUBH 595
Online