Curriculum - 2018 - 2019 Matriculation

The M.P.H. degree requires a total of 20 course units. The M.P.H. in Health Care Management (HCM) requires the student to complete or acquire an exemption from the following courses. Full time students must carry a minimum of 4 course units each semester. If a course is waived, a substitute course must be identified.

COURSE

TITLE

UNITS

TERM
OFFERED

TERM
TAKEN

NOTES

MPH CORE COURSES (5 course units)

EPH 505

Biostatistics in Public Health I

1

Fall

 

 

EPH 507

Social Justice and Health Equity

1

Fall

 

 

EPH 508

Foundations of Epidemiology for Public Health

1

Fall

 

 

EPH 510

Health Policy and Health Care Systems

1

Fall

 

 

EPH 513

Social, Environmental, & Biological Determinates of Major Health Threats

1

Spring

 

 

EPH 100

Professional Skills Series

n/a

Fall

 

 

EPH 515

Ethics and Public Health: An Introduction

n/a

Fall

 

 

EPH 520

Summer Internship (meets public health practice requirement)

n/a

Summer

 

 

 

 HCM DEPARTMENT REQUIRED COURSES (7.5 course units)

HPM 583

Methods in Health Services Research

1

Spring

 

 

HPM 586

Microeconomics for Health Policy and Health Management

1

Fall

 

 

HPM 699

Colloquium in Health Care Leadership (two semesters)

0.5

Fall/Spring

 

 

MGT/HPM 502*

Fundamentals of Accounting and Finance

1

Fall

 

 

MGT 525*

Competitive Strategy

1

Spring

 

 

MGT/HPM 698*

Health Care Policy, Finance, and Economics

1

Spring

 

 

MGT 856*

Managing Marketing Programs (half-term)

0.5

Spring 2

 

 

MGT 879*

Health Care Operations (half-term)

0.5

Spring 1

 

 

MGT 887*

Negotiations: Beyond Win-Win (half-term)

0.5

Fall 2

 

 

HPM/MGT 995*

Sustainable Innovation in Health Care

0.5

Spring 1

 

 

 

ELECTIVE COURSES (7.5 course units)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

*These courses are offered in the School of Management.

rev. 8.11.2018