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Student Sample Programs

Please note that you have a maximum of 5 years (15 semesters) from your date of matriculation to successfully complete the MPH degree. After 5 years you are automatically dismissed from the program.

Sample Full Time 1-Year Program Schedule

Term Year Course Credits

Semester 1

(Fall/Winter)

Epidemiology

Biostatistics

Health Policy

Social & Behavioral Sciences Applied to Health

3 Credits

3 Credits

3 Credits

3 Credits

Semester 2

(Fall/Winter)

Legal and Ethical

Research Methods

Environmental Health

Elective

3 Credits

3 Credits

3 Credits

3 Credits

Semester 3

(Summer)

Elective

Elective

Elective

Elective

3 Credits

3 Credits

3 Credits

3 Credits

Semester 4

(Fall/Winter)

Applied Practice Experience

Integrative Learning Experience (ILE)

3 Credits

3 Credits

Sample Full Time 2-Year Program Schedule

Term Year Course Credits

Year 1 - Semester 1

(Fall/Winter)

Epidemiology

Social & Behavioral Sciences Applied to Health

Elective

3 Credits

3 Credits

3 Credits

Year 1 - Semester 2

(Fall/Winter)

Biostatistics

Environmental and Occupational Health

Legal/Ethical Issues in Public Health

3 Credits

3 Credits

3 Credits

Year 1 - Semester 3

(Summer)

Elective

Elective

3 Credits

3 Credits

Year 2 - Semester 4

(Fall/Winter)

Research Methods in Public Health

Health Policy/Planning/Management

Elective

3 Credits

3 Credits

3 Credits

Year 2 - Semester 5

(Fall/Winter)

Integrative Learning Experience

Applied Practice Experience

Elective

3 Credits

3 Credits

3 Credits

Sample Part Time 3-Year Program Schedule

Note:  Students enrolled part time have up to five years to complete the program.

Term Year Course Credits

Year 1 - Semester 1

(Fall/Winter)

Epidemiology

Social & Behavioral Sciences Applied to Health

3 Credits

3 Credits

Year 1- Semester 2

(Fall/Winter)

Biostatistics

Environmental and Occupational Health

3 Credits

3 Credits

Year 1 - Semester 3

(Summer)

Elective

3 Credits

Year 2 - Semester 4

(Fall/Winter)

Research Methods in Public Health

Health Policy/Planning/Management

3 Credits

3 Credits

Year 2 - Semester 5

(Fall/Winter)

Legal/Ethical Issues in Public Health

Elective

3 Credits

3 Credits

Year 2 - Semester 6

(Summer)

Elective

Elective

3 Credits

3 Credits

Year 3 - Semester 7

(Fall/Winter)

Applied Practice Experience

Elective

3 Credits

3 Credits

Year 3 - Semester 8

(Fall/Winter)

Integrative Learning Experience

3 Credits

Sample Schedule for DO/MPH Students

MPH Requirements: 42 semester hours (9 core, 5 electives).

Term Year Course Credits

Year 1 - Semester 1

(Winter)

Epidemiology

3 Credits

Year 1- Semester 2

(Summer)

Environmental and Occupational Health

3 Credits

Year 2 - Semester 3

(Fall)

Biostatistics

3 Credits

Year 2 - Semester 4

(Winter)

Social & Behavioral Sciences Applied to Health

3 Credits

Year 2 - Semester 5

(Summer)

Elective

3 Credits

Year 2 - Semester 6

(Fall)

Health Policy/Planning/Management

3 Credits

Year 3 - Semester 7

(Winter)

Legal/Ethical Issues in Public Health

Applied Practice Experience

3 Credits

3 Credits

Year 3 - Semester 8

(Summer)

Elective

Elective

3 Credits

3 Credits

Year 4 - Semester 9

(Fall)

Research Methods in Public Health

Elective

3 Credits

3 Credits

  Year 4 - Semester 10

(Winter)

Integrative Learning Experience

Elective

3 Credits

3 Credits

Sample Schedule for PA/MPH Students

MPH Requirements: 42 semester hours (9 core, 5 electives).

Term Year Course Credits

Year 1 - Semester 1

(Fall/Winter)

Epidemiology

Elective

3 Credits

3 Credits

Year 1- Semester 2

(Fall/Winter)

Biostatistics

Elective

3 Credits

3 Credits

Year 1 - Semester 3

(Summer)

Environmental and Occupational Health

Elective

3 Credits

3 Credits

Year 2 - Semester 4

(Fall/Winter)

Social & Behavioral Sciences Applied to Health

Health Policy/Planning/Management

3 Credits

3 Credits

Year 3 - Semester 5

(Fall/Winter)

Legal/Ethical Issues in Public Health

Research Methods in Public Health

3 Credits

3 Credits

Year 3 - Semester 6

(Fall/Winter)

Applied Practice Experience

Elective

3 Credits

3 Credits

Year 3 - Semester 7

(Summer)

Integrative Learning Experience

Elective

3 Credits

3 Credits

  Year 4 - Semester 8

(Fall/Winter)

Elective

3 Credits

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