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Course Requirements for the
MPH General Program


General Credit Requirements

Students must complete:
  • 63 credits total
of which:
  • At least 30 credits must be from graduate-level in-classroom courses
which must include:
  • At least 18 credits from Health Services in-classroom courses.
in addition to:

School of Public Health and Health Services Course Requirements

Either:
Medical Biometry I
Applied Biostatistics I

and Either:
Global Environmental and Occupational Health
Environmental and Occupational Health

and Either:
Introduction to Epidemiology
or both:
Epidemiologic Methods I & II  (2 course sequence)

and:
Introduction to Health Services and Public Health
(Students registering for HSERV 511 in autumn quarter must take the 4 credit section which includes a discussion session)
Introduction to Qualitative Research Methods
Health Policy Development
Strategies of Health Promotion
HSERV 592
Social and Behavioral Sciences Seminar
Health Economics

and 4 quarters of program seminar from:
MPH Program Seminar
(offered AUT & SPR)
MCH Program Seminar
(offered AUT, WIN & SPR)

and:
HSERV 595
Practicum

and Thesis or Capstone:
HSERV 700
Thesis
HSERV 599
Capstone Project
(only available to the Health Systems & Policy Concentration)