MPH Border Health Requirements

Below are the core course requirements for the Master of Public Health (MPH) in Health Promotion and Community Health Sciences (Border Health Concentration).

CORE Requirements

Course Number                           Course Title-Description                         # Credit Hours

PHEO 600

Principles of Environmental & Occupational Health

3

PHEB 600

Introduction to Epidemiology

3

PHEB 602

Biostatistics I

3

PHPM 605

Introduction to Health Policy & Management

3

HPCH 604 or HPCH 603

Social Ecology & Health Behavior or Social & Behavioral Determinants of Health

3

 

Concentration

Course Number                         Course Title-Description                          # Credit Hours

HPCH 605

Social & Behavioral Research Methods

3

HPCH 611

Public Health Program Planning

3

HPCH 613

Public Health Program Evaluation

3

HPCH 689

Special Topics: U.S./Mexico Border Health Systems

3

HPCH 620

Introduction to Border Health

3

Elective or PHEO 612

Elective or International Environmental Health

3

Elective or PHPM 616

Elective or Management of Human Resources

3

 

Elective TBD

3

SRPH 680

Public Health Capstone

3

 

Practicum

Course Number                             Course Title-Description                       # Credit Hours

HPCH 684

Practicum

3