Surgical Health Outcomes & Research Enterprise (SHORE)

Education & Training

MPH Curriculum

Department of Public Health Sciences

        MPH Program of Study Sheet

Toal Credits Required: 44

REQUIRED COURSES
Course # Course Title   Semester
Credits
PM 415 Principles of Epidemiology 3 Fall
BST 463 Introduction to Biostatistics 4 Fall
PM 426 Social & Behavioral Medicine 3 Fall
PM 421 U.S. Health Care System:  Financing, Delivery & Performance 3 Fall
PM470 Environmental & Occupational Epidemiology 3 Spring
IND 501 Ethics in Professional Integrity--Clinical 1 Fall
PM 410* Introduction to Data Management & Analysis Using SAS 3 Spring & Summer
PM 460  Masters Essay 6  
PLUS ONE OF THE FOLLOWING:
PM 450 Community-Based Organizations as Partners in Public Health 3 Spring
PM 452 Community Health Improvement Practicum 3 Fall
RESEARCH METHODS AND ELECTIVES
Elective 1 3
Elective 2 3
Elective 3 3
Elective 4 3
Elective 5 3
TOTAL CREDITS 44


*Pre-requisite BST 463

MPH ELECTIVES
Course # Course Title Credits Semester
 
PM 413 ₅ Field Epidemiology 3 Spring
PM 414 History of Epidemiology 3 Fall (Odd Years)
PM 416 ₂ Advanced Epidemiologic Methods 3 Fall
PM 417 Molecular Epidemiology 3 Spring
PM 418 ₆ Cardiovascular Disease Epidemiology & Prevention 3 Fall   
PM 419 Recruitment & Retention of Human Subjects 3 Fall (Even Years)
PM 420 American Health Policy & Politics 3 Fall
PM 422 Quality of Care & Risk Adjustments 3 Fall
PM 424 Chronic Disease-Epi 3 Spring
PM 425 Health Promotion & Preventive Medicine 3 Spring
PM 430 Psychology in Health Services Research 3 Fall
PM 438 Practical Skills in Grant Writing 3 Spring
PM 442 ₇ Nutritional Epidemiology 3 Spring
PM 445 Intro to Health Services Research & Policy 3 Fall
PM 488 Experimental Therapeutics 3 Spring
PM 451 Infectious Disease Epidemiology 3 Spring
PM 458 Qualitative Health Care Research 3 Spring
PM 461 Program Evaluation for Public Health 3 Summer
PM 462 Intro to Translational Research Methods 3 Fall
PM 466 Cancer Epidemiology 3 Fall (Even Years)
PM 469 ₃ Multivariate Models for Epidemiology 3 Spring
PM 472 Measurement & Evaluation of Research Instruments 3 Spring
PM 484 ₄ Medical Decision Making and Cost Effectiveness Research 3 Spring
PM 488 Experimental Therapeutics 3 Spring

Pre-requisites

₁Principles of Epidemiology PM 415

₂Introduction to Data Management and Analysis PM 410

₃ Advanced Epi PM 416, knowledge of SAS or other statistical s/w or permission of instructor

₄At least one semester of graduate level statistics

₅Principles of Epidemiology or permission of instructor

₆Principles of Epidemiology PM 415 or Introduction to Epidemiology PH 103

₇Introductory courses in epidemiology and statistics