Public Health MPH

Degree Requirements

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

Master of Public Health
Generalist Track

Total Units Required: 16

Course Title
Core and Required Courses
PUB_HLTH 301-0Behavior, Society & Health
PUB_HLTH 302-0Introduction to Biostatistics
or BIOSTAT 302-0 Introduction to Biostatistics
PUB_HLTH 303-0Environmental Health Sciences
PUB_HLTH 304-0Introduction to Epidemiology
or BIOSTAT 301-0 Introduction to Epidemiology
PUB_HLTH 310-0Foundations of Public Health I
PUB_HLTH 311-0Foundations of Public Health II
PUB_HLTH 312-0Foundations of Public Health III
PUB_HLTH 420-0Introduction to US Health Care System
PUB_HLTH 560-0Culminating Experience
Intermediate Level Course Requirement
PUB_HLTH 421-0Intermediate Biostatistics
or PUB_HLTH 422-0 Intermediate Epidemiology
Methodology Requirement
One of the following courses in addition to one of the Intermediate level courses listed above:
Program Evaluation
Intermediate Biostatistics
Intermediate Epidemiology
Introduction to GIS and Spatial Analysis for Public Health
Basic Decision Analysis and Models of Medical Decision Making
Health Services Research Design & Analysis Strategies: Technology Assessment
Survey Design & Methodology
Qualitative Research Methods
Design, Conduct & Analysis of Clinical Trials
Advanced Methods in Quantitative Analysis
Electives
7 units

Master of Public Health
Community Health Research Concentration

Total Units Required: 16

Course Title
Core and Required Courses
PUB_HLTH 301-0Behavior, Society & Health
PUB_HLTH 302-0Introduction to Biostatistics
or BIOSTAT 302-0 Introduction to Biostatistics
PUB_HLTH 303-0Environmental Health Sciences
PUB_HLTH 304-0Introduction to Epidemiology
or BIOSTAT 301-0 Introduction to Epidemiology
PUB_HLTH 310-0Foundations of Public Health I
PUB_HLTH 311-0Foundations of Public Health II
PUB_HLTH 312-0Foundations of Public Health III
PUB_HLTH 317-0Seminar in Community Health Research
PUB_HLTH 318-0Seminar in Community Health Research II
PUB_HLTH 319-0Seminar in Community Health Research III
PUB_HLTH 320-0Community Engaged Research
PUB_HLTH 323-0Health Equity
PUB_HLTH 411-0Assessment, Planning & Evaluation in Community Health
PUB_HLTH 418-0Applied Practice Experience I
PUB_HLTH 419-0Applied Practice Experience II
PUB_HLTH 420-0Introduction to US Health Care System
PUB_HLTH 560-0Culminating Experience
Intermediate Level Course Requirement
PUB_HLTH 421-0Intermediate Biostatistics
or PUB_HLTH 422-0 Intermediate Epidemiology
Methodology Requirement
One of the following courses in addition to one of the Intermediate level courses listed above:
Program Evaluation
Intermediate Biostatistics
Intermediate Epidemiology
Introduction to GIS and Spatial Analysis for Public Health
Survey Design & Methodology
Health Services Research Design & Analysis Strategies: Technology Assessment
Qualitative Research Methods
Community Health Selective
One of the following:
Global Tobacco: Control and Prevention
Injury and Violence Prevention
Disease Prevention and Health Promotion: Principles and Application
Public Health Law: Promoting Healthy Youth Development
Introduction to Maternal Child Health
Electives
2 units

Master of Public Health
Epidemiology Concentration

Total Units Required: 16

Course Title
Core and Required Courses
BIOSTAT 301-0Introduction to Epidemiology
BIOSTAT 401-0Intermediate Epidemiology
BIOSTAT 501-0Advanced Epidemiology
PUB_HLTH 301-0Behavior, Society & Health
PUB_HLTH 302-0Introduction to Biostatistics
or BIOSTAT 302-0 Introduction to Biostatistics
PUB_HLTH 303-0Environmental Health Sciences
PUB_HLTH 305-0Programming for Statistical Analysis
PUB_HLTH 310-0Foundations of Public Health I
PUB_HLTH 311-0Foundations of Public Health II
PUB_HLTH 312-0Foundations of Public Health III
PUB_HLTH 418-0Applied Practice Experience I
PUB_HLTH 419-0Applied Practice Experience II
PUB_HLTH 420-0Introduction to US Health Care System
PUB_HLTH 421-0Intermediate Biostatistics
PUB_HLTH 560-0Culminating Experience
Methodology Requirement
One of the following courses:
Introduction to GIS and Spatial Analysis for Public Health
Basic Decision Analysis and Models of Medical Decision Making
Health Services Research Design & Analysis Strategies: Technology Assessment
Survey Design & Methodology
Qualitative Research Methods
Design, Conduct & Analysis of Clinical Trials
Epidemiology Selective
Select two of the following:
Infection Disease Epidemiology and Prevention
Cardiovascular Disease Epidemiology
Electives
2 units

Master of Public Health
Global Health Concentration

Total Units Required: 16

Course Title
Core and Required Courses
PUB_HLTH 301-0Behavior, Society & Health
PUB_HLTH 302-0Introduction to Biostatistics
or BIOSTAT 302-0 Introduction to Biostatistics
PUB_HLTH 303-0Environmental Health Sciences
PUB_HLTH 304-0Introduction to Epidemiology
or BIOSTAT 301-0 Introduction to Epidemiology
PUB_HLTH 310-0Foundations of Public Health I
PUB_HLTH 311-0Foundations of Public Health II
PUB_HLTH 312-0Foundations of Public Health III
PUB_HLTH 387-0Seminar in Global Health I
PUB_HLTH 388-0Seminar in Global Health II
PUB_HLTH 389-0Seminar in Global Health III
PUB_HLTH 390-0International Public Health I
PUB_HLTH 418-0Applied Practice Experience I
PUB_HLTH 419-0Applied Practice Experience II
PUB_HLTH 420-0Introduction to US Health Care System
PUB_HLTH 430-0Global Health Research Practicum
PUB_HLTH 490-0Advanced Global Public Health
or PUB_HLTH 391-0 Global Health Care Service Delivery
PUB_HLTH 560-0Culminating Experience
Methodology Requirement
Intermediate Biostatistics
Intermediate Epidemiology
Select one in addition to the intermediate course above
Program Evaluation
Intermediate Epidemiology
Introduction to GIS and Spatial Analysis for Public Health
Health Services Research Design & Analysis Strategies: Technology Assessment
Survey Design & Methodology
Qualitative Research Methods
Global Health Selective
Select two of the following:
Global Tobacco: Control and Prevention
Introduction to Health and Human Rights
Infection Disease Epidemiology and Prevention
Introduction to Maternal Child Health
Global Bioethics
Global Health & Indigenous Medicine
Biomedicine and Culture
International Perspectives on Mental Health
Global Health in Human History
Biomedicine and World History
Supervised Global Health Research
Qualitative Research Methods in Global Health
War and Public Health
Special Topics in Global Health
Electives
1 unit