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MPH Health Promotion Requirements

Fall 2018
Fall 2017 and Before
  • MPH in Health Promotion & Community Health Sciences

    Course Sequence for Full-Time Students

    Cohorts Starting Fall 2018

    Fall 2018

    SCH2

    Spring 2019

    SCH

    Summer 2019

    SCH

    SOPH 601 (Core) Thinking in Populations: The Public Health Mindset1

    2

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

    1

    HPCH 684 Applied Practice Experience (Practicum)

    3

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

    3

    HPCH 605 Research Methods

    3

     

     

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

    3

    HPCH 611 Program Planning

    3

     

     

    HPCH 603 Social & Behavioral Determinants of Health

    3

    HPCH 610 Needs Assessment

    3

     

     

     

     

    Elective3

    3

     

     

    Total hours:

    11

    Total hours:

    13

    Total hours:

    0-6

     

     

     

     

     

     

    Fall 2019

    SCH

    Spring 2020

    SCH

    Summer 2020 

     SCH

    HPCH 637

    Program Management & Leadership

     3

    SOPH 680 Integrative Learning Experience (Capstone)

    3

    HPCH 684 Applied Practice Experience (Practicum)4

    3

     HPCH 613 Program

    Evaluation

    3

    HPCH 684 Applied Practice Experience (Practicum)4

    3

     

     

    Elective3

    3

    Elective3

    3

     

     

    Elective3

    3

    Elective3

    3

     

     

    Total hours:

    9-12

    Total hours:

    9-12

    Total hours:

    0-3

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

    2  Maximum of 4 electives. Electives must be approved by advisor in advance.

    3  Practicum if not completed in summer 2019 or spring 2020.

  • 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 603

    Social & Behavioral Determinants of Health

    3

    Concentration

    Course Number                        Course Title-description                            Credit Hours

    HPCH 605

    Social & Behavioral Research Methods

    3

    HPCH 610

    Community Organization & Assessment

    3

    HPCH 611

    Program Planning

    3

    HPCH 612

    Public Health Interventions

    3

    HPCH 613

    Program Evaluation

    3

     

    Elective (1)

    3

     

    Elective (2)

    3

     

    Elective (3)

    3

    SRPH 680

    Public Health Capstone

    3

     

    Practicum

    Course Number                              Course Title-description                         Credit Hours

    HPCH 684

    Practicum

    3

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