Requirements - 2019-2020 Matriculation

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

MPH Core Courses (7 course units)

Course Title Units Term Offered Term Taken Notes
BIS 515 Accelerated Biostatistics 2 Summer    
SBS 505 Accelerated Social Foundations of Health 1 Summer    
CDE 515 Accelerated Epidemiology 1 Summer    
EPH 515 Ethics and Public Health: An Introduction n/a Fall    
EPH 510 Health Policy and Health Care Systems 1 Fall    
EPH 513 Major Health Threats: Determinants and Solutions 1 Spring    

One of the following (public health practice requirement):

EPH 500 Public Health Practicum 1 Spring    
HPM 555 Health Policy or Health Care Management Practicum 1 Spring    
EPH 542 Practice-Based Community Health Research 1 Spring    
EPH 555 Practicum in Climate Change, Sustainability, and Public Health 1 Fall or Spring    
EPH 556 Health Care Environmental Sustainability Practicum 1 Spring    
EMD 596/SBS 596 Global Health and Justice Practicum 2 Spring    

Track Courses (6 course units)

Course Title Units Term Offered Term Taken Notes
CDE 534 Applied Analytic Methods in Epidemiology 1 Spring    

Two of the following:

Course Title Units Term Offered Term Taken Notes
BIS 621
or
BIS 623
Regression Models for Public Health
or
Applied Regression Analysis
1 Fall    
F&ES 611 Data Science for Social Research: An Introduction 1 Fall    
BIS 625 Categorical Data Analysis 1 Spring    
BIS 628 Longitudinal and Multilevel Data Analysis 1 Spring    
BIS 630 Applied Survival Analysis 1 Spring    
BIS 639 Descriptive Analysis of Public Health Data 1 Spring    
S&DS 563 Multivariate Statistical Methods for the Social Sciences 1 Spring    

Two additional biostatistics and/or epidemiology-related courses:

Course Title Units Term Offered Term Taken Notes
    1      
    1      

One of the following capstone courses:

Course Title Units Term Offered Term Taken Notes
SBS 574 Developing a Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Intervention 1 Spring    
CDE 617 Developing a Research Proposal 1 Spring    
EPH 608 Frontiers of Public Health 1 Spring    

Elective Courses (3 course units)

    1      
    1      
    1      
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