Curriculum - 2015-2016 Matriculation

The Advanced Professional M.P.H. degree requires a total of 16 course units. The Advanced Professional M.P.H. in Health Policy requires the student to complete or acquire an exemption from the following courses. If a course is waived, a substitute course must be identified.

COURSE

TITLE

UNITS

TERM
OFFERED

TERM
TAKEN

NOTES

MPH CORE COURSES (6 course units)

BIS 515

Accelerated Biostatistics

2

Summer

 

 

CDE 505

Accelerated Social and Behavioral Foundations of Health

1

Summer

 

 

CDE 515

Accelerated Epidemiology

1

Summer

 

 

EPH 100

Professional Skills Seminar

n/a

Fall

 

 

EPH 515

Ethics and Public Health: An Introduction

n/a

Fall

 

 

One of the following:

EHS 503

Principles of Toxicology

1

Fall

 

 

EHS 507

Environmental Epidemiology

1

Fall

 

 

EHS 510

Principles of Environmental Health

1

Fall

 

 

EHS 511

Applied Risk Assessment

1

Spring

 

 

EHS 575

Introduction to Occupational and Environmental Medicine

1

Fall

 

 

One of the following (public health practice requirement):

EPH 500

Public Health Practicum

1

Spring

 

 

EPH 542

Practice-Based Community Health Research

1

Spring

 

 

CDE 596

Global Health Justice Practicum

1

Spring

 

 

HPM 555

Health Policy and Health Care Management Practicum

1

Fall or Spring

 

 

TRACK COURSES (7 course units)

HPM 510

Introduction to Health Policy and Health Systems

1

Fall

 

 

HPM 514

Health Politics, Governance, and Policy

1

Spring

 

 

HPM 570

Cost-Effectiveness Analysis and Decision Making

1

Fall

 

 

HPM 583

Methods in Health Services Research

1

Spring

 

 

HPM 586

Microeconomics for Health Policy and Health Management

1

Fall

 

 

One additional health policy and management (HPM) course:

1

 

 

 

One of the following capstone courses:

HPM 561

Managing Health Care Organizations

1

Spring

 

 

HPM 597

Capstone Course in Health Policy

1

Spring

 

 

ELECTIVE COURSES (3 course units)

1

 

 

 

1

 

 

 

1

 

 

 

rev. 7.29.2015

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