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MPH Biostatistics Requirements

Fall 2018 - Fall 2019
Fall 2017 and Before
  •  

    MPH in Biostatistics

    Course Sequence for Full-Time Students

    Cohorts Starting Fall 2018

    Fall 2018

    Hrs

    Spring 2019

    Hrs

    Summer 2019

    Hrs

    SOPH 601* (Core) Thinking in Populations: The Public Health Mindset

    2

    SOPH 604 (Core) Framing and Persuasion: Public Health in the Public Sphere

    1

    PHEB 684 Applied Practice Experience (Practicum)**

    3

    SOPH 602 (Core) Investigation and Control: Acute Public Health Events (602)

    3

    PHEB 603 Biostatistics II

    3

    SOPH 680 Integrative Learning Experience (Capstone) ***

    3

    SOPH 603 (Core) Assessment and Intervention:  Wicked Problems in Public Health

    3

    PHEB 605 Epidemiological Methods I

    3

     

     

    PHEB 602 Biostatistics I

    3

    PHEB 612 Data Management & Computing

    3

     

     

     

         

     

     

    Total hours:

    11

    Total hours:

    10

    Total hours:

    3-6

     

     

     

     

     

     

    Fall 2019

    Hrs

    Spring 2020

    Hrs

    Summer 2020 

     Hrs

    PHEB 609 Categorical Data Analysis

    3

    PHEB 606 Survival Analysis

    3

    PHEB 684 Applied Practice Experience (Practicum)**

    3

    PHEB 614 Analysis of Longitudinal & Multivariate Data

    3

    Elective

    3

    SOPH 680 Integrative Learning Experience (Capstone)****

    3

    Elective ****

    3

    Elective (STAT)

    3

     

     

    SOPH 680 Integrative Learning Experience (Capstone)***

    3

     

     

     

     

    Total hours:

    9-12

    Total hours:

    9

    Total hours:

    0-6

     

    *SOPH 601 (2 SCH) completed Aug. 16-24, 2018

    **Practicum requirements: Students must complete the following courses before registering for practicum: PHEB 605, PHEB 602, PHEB 603, and PHEB 612.

    ***Practicum and Capstone can be either concurrent or subsequent. Capstone is only offered in Summer and Fall terms. Capstone will not be offered in the Spring term.

    ****Elective options: Courses from PHEB or other SPH departments may be taken. One elective must be a statistics course. For courses outside SPH, please get approval from the department advisor.

  • Core Curriculum

    Course Number                              Course Title-Description                           Credit Hours

    PHEO 600

    Principles of Environmental & Occupational Health

    3

    PHEB 605

    Epidemiologic Methods I

    3

    PHEB 602

    Biostatistics I

    3

    PHPM 605

    Introduction to Health Policy & Management

    3

    HPCH 603

    Social & Behavioral Determinants of Health

    3

    SRPH 680

    Public Health Capstone

    3

     

    Concentration 

    Course Number                                  Course Title-Description                        Credit Hours

    PHEB 603

    Biostatistics II

    3

    PHEB 609

    Categorical Data Analysis

    3

    PHEB 612

    Data Management/Computing

    3

    PHEB 614

    Analysis of Longitudinal & Multivariate Data

    3

    PHEB 606

    Survival Analysis

    3

     

    Elective (1)

    3

     

    Elective (2)

    3

     

    Elective (3) STAT

    3

     

    Practicum

    Course Number                                Course Title-Description                         Credit Hours

    PHEB 684

    Practicum

    3

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