Plan of Study Templates

 
Dual-degree programs may complete the MPH requirements in 12 months:
Summer:
HLTH 5323: Advanced Epidemiology (3 hours online)
HDFS 5753: Leadership and Management of Community Service Programs (3 hours online)
Fall:
HLTH 5653: Foundations of Public Health Education & Promotion (3 hours hybrid—1st 8 weeks)
HLTH 5683: Health Behavior Theory & Practice for Public Health (3 hours—2nd 8 weeks)
REMS 5953 Elementary Statistical Methods in Education (3 hours)
HCA 5013: Survey of Healthcare Administration (3 hours)
Spring:
            HLTH 5973: Designing Public Health Programs (3 hours)
            HLTH 5453: Cultural Issues in Health (3 hours)
            HLTH 5133: Environmental Health (3 hours)
            MC 5953: Strategic Health Communication (3 hours online)
 
*Practicum (3 hours) OR thesis (6 hours) option in addition to elective credits (6 hours) also need to be taken—12 additional units.
*If you are in a joint program, 9 units can be used from another degree program.
 
18-month:
Summer 1:
HLTH 5323: Advanced Epidemiology (3 hours online)

HDFS 5753: Leadership and Management of Community Service Programs (3 hours online)

Fall 1:
            HLTH 5653: Foundations of Public Health Education & Promotion (3 hours)
            HLTH 5683: Health Behavior Theory & Practice for Public Health (3 hours)
            REMS 5953 Elementary Statistical Methods in Education (3 hours)
            HCA 5013: Survey of Healthcare Administration (3 hours)
Spring:
            HLTH 5973: Designing Public Health Programs (3 hours)
            HLTH 5453: Cultural Issues in Health (3 hours)
            HLTH 5133: Environmental Health (3 hours)
            MC 5953: Strategic Health Communication (3 hours online)
Summer 2:
            6 units of elective
Fall 2:
            3 units of elective & practicum
            OR
            6 units of thesis
 
21-month:
Fall 1:
            HLTH 5653: Foundations of Public Health Education & Promotion (3 hours)
            HLTH 5683: Health Behavior Theory & Practice for Public Health (3 hours)
            HCA 5013: Survey of Healthcare Administration (3 hours)
Spring 1:
            HLTH 5973: Designing Public Health Programs (3 hours)
            HLTH 5453: Cultural Issus in Health (3 hours)
            HLTH 5133: Environmental Health (3 hours)
Summer 1:
HLTH 5323: Advanced Epidemiology (3 hours online)
HDFS 5753: Leadership and Management of Community Service Programs (3 hours online)
Fall 2:
            REMS 5953 Elementary Statistical Methods in Education (3 hours)
            2 selected elective courses (6 hours)
Spring 2:
            MC 5953: Strategic Health Communication (3 hours online)
            1 selected elective course & practicum (6 hours) OR thesis (6 hours)
 
 
24-month—Summer Start:
Summer 1:
HLTH 5323: Advanced Epidemiology (3 hours online)
OR
HDFS 5753: Leadership and Management of Community Service Programs (3 hours online)
Fall 1:
            HLTH 5653: Foundations of Public Health Education & Promotion (3 hours)
            HLTH 5683: Health Behavior Theory & Practice for Public Health (3 hours)
            HCA 5013: Survey of Healthcare Administration (3 hours)
Spring 1:
            HLTH 5973: Designing Public Health Programs (3 hours)
            HLTH 5453: Cultural Issues in Health (3 hours)
            HLTH 5133: Environmental Health (3 hours)
Summer 2:
HLTH 5323: Advanced Epidemiology (3 hours online)
OR
HDFS 5753: Leadership and Management of Community Service Programs (3 hours online)
Fall 2:
            REMS 5953 Elementary Statistical Methods in Education (3 hours)
            2 selected elective courses (6 hours)
Spring 2:
            MC 5953: Strategic Health Communication (3 hours online)
            1 selected elective course & practicum (6 hours) OR thesis (6 hours)
 
24-month—Fall Start:
Fall 1:
            HLTH 5653: Foundations of Public Health Education & Promotion (3 hours)
            HLTH 5683: Health Behavior Theory & Practice for Public Health (3 hours)
            HCA 5013: Survey of Healthcare Administration (3 hours)
Spring 1:
            HLTH 5973: Designing Public Health Programs (3 hours)
            HLTH 5453: Cultural Issus in Health (3 hours)
            HLTH 5133: Environmental Health (3 hours)
Summer 1:
HLTH 5323: Advanced Epidemiology (3 hours online)
OR
HDFS 5753: Leadership and Management of Community Service Programs (3 hours online)
Fall 2:
            REMS 5953 Elementary Statistical Methods in Education (3 hours)
            2 selected elective courses (6 hours)
Spring 2:
            MC 5953: Strategic Health Communication (3 hours online)
            1 selected elective course & practicum (6 hours) OR thesis (6 hours)
Summer 2:
HLTH 5323: Advanced Epidemiology (3 hours online)
OR
HDFS 5753: Leadership and Management of Community Service Programs (3 hours online)