Curriculum

PA Program/MS in Public Health

Curriculum

In addition to the PA Program's curriculum, a minimum of 32 credit hours must be completed to earn a MSPH degree.

Fall 
PUBH 540 – Statistical Methods I (3)
PUBH 525 – Overview of Rural Health (3)
PUBH 580 – Health Policy & Management (3)
PUBH 502 – Seminar in Public Health (1)
PUBH 699 – Practicum in Public Health (1)
Total: 11 credit hours
 
Spring 
PUBH 560 – Epidemiology  (3)
PUBH 520 – Health Education & Promotion (3)
PUBH 682 – Ethical Issues in Public Health (2)
PUBH 502 – Seminar in Public Health (1)
PUBH 699 – Practicum in Public Health (1)
Total: 10 credit hours
 
Summer 
PUBH 541 – Community Health Assessment & Evaluation (3)
PUBH 550 – Environmental Health (3)
PUBH 690 – Research Project (3)
PUBH 502 – Seminar in Public Health (1)
PUBH 699 – Practicum in Public Health (1)
Total: 11 credit hours

Electives

In addition to the above core credits, students are required to complete the following courses from the PA curriculum that count as electives toward the MSPH degree.

MPAP 509 – Evidence Based Medicine I, EBM-I (5)
MPAP 609 – Evidence Based Medicine II, EBM-II (5)