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The following courses are all 3 credits, unless otherwise noted.

M.P.H. Curriculum - 46 credits

a. Required core courses: 16 credits total

Health Care in the United States
Introduction to Biostatistics
Introduction to Epidemiology
Environmental Influences on Human Health
Behavioral and Social Factors in Public Health

Epidemiology Applied Practice Experience 

b. Required concentration courses: 21 credits total

Intermediate Biostatistics I
Intermediate Biostatistics II
Advanced Epidemiology I
Advanced Epidemiology II
Introduction to SAS Programming for Data Management and Analysis
Concentration Elective 

c. Electives: 6 credits (Consult with Advisor)*

d. Culminating Experience – Epidemiology Capstone or Thesis: 3 credits

*Electives may be taken from the MPH in Epidemiology concentration courses, other MPH concentration courses, or Advanced Graduate Certificate courses.  See all course descriptions.