Approved Electives

Students in the BA-BS/MPH Program may count two courses from the following list of Yale College courses as MPH electives:

  • AFAM 229b, Health Social Movements
  • ANTH 114b, Introduction to Medical Anthropology
  • ANTH 234b, Disability and Culture 
  • ANTH 265b, Global Health: Anthropological Perspectives
  • ANTH 426b, Anthropological Perspectives on Gender and Health
  • ANTH 427b, Topics in Medical Anthropology
  • ANTH 451a, Intersectionality & Women's Health
  • BENG 405b Biotechnology & the Developing World
  • CHILD 350a, Autism and Related Disorders
  • ECON 170a, Health Economics and Public Policy
  • ECON 461b, Economics, Addiction & Public Policy 
  • ECON 464b, Incentives and Information in Health Care
  • ECON 467a or b, Issues in Health Economics
  • E&EB 2228b, Ecology and Evolution of Infectious Diseases
  • EP&E 365a, The Political Economy of AIDS in Africa 
  • EP&E 408b, War and Public Health
  • G&G 304a, Minerals and Human Health
  • HIST 234b, Epidemics and Society in the West since 1600
  • HIST 447a, Heart Disease in America
  • HLTH 215b, Health Psychology
  • HLTH 230a, Global Health: Challenges and Promises
  • HLTH 325a, Methods & Ethics in Global Health Research
  • HLTH 450b, Strategic Thinking in Global Health
  • HSHM 215a, Public Health in America 1793-2000
  • HSHM 225b, Medicine & Public Health in Latin America 1820-2000 
  • HSHM 429b, Public Health Ethics in Global History Since 1800
  • HSHM 433a, Race and Medicine in America, 1800-2000
  • HSHM 437a, The Global Crisis of Malaria  
  • HSHM 450a, Children's Health in the United States 1800-2000
  • MCDB 106b, Malaria, Lyme & Other Vector-Borne Diseases
  • MCDB 109b, Immunology & Microorganisms
  • MCDB 150b, Global Problems of Population Growth
  • MMES 330a, Health, Conflict, and Society in the Arab World
  • MMES 331b, Health in Conflict: The Case of the Palestinian Population
  • PHIL 458b, Philosophy and Politics: Global Health
  • PLSC 213b, Health Care in the United States
  • PLSC 235b, The Imperative of Health Care Systems
  • PLSC 248a, The Political Economy of Health Care
  • PLSC 257a, Bioethics and Law
  • PLSC 281a, Moral, Religious, and Social Issues in Bioethics
  • PLSC 319b, Theory & Practice in Recent Bioethics
  • PLSC 426b, World Food Issues
  • PSYC 123a, The Psychology, Biology, and Politics of Food
  • PSYC 138b, Health Psychology in the Arab World & Africa
  • PSYC 395b, Food & Nutrition: Research & Policy 
  • PSYC 459b, Addictive Behaviors: Alcohol and Other Drugs of Abuse
  • SAST 276b, Public Health in India
  • SAST 376a, Health and Inequality in India 
  • WGSS 253b, Women’s Health: Global Issues
  • WGSS 323b, HIV and AIDS in Africa
  • WGSS 353b, Women's Health