Master of Public Health

Curriculum

Core Courses (Required)
Core Courses (Required)
Course No. Course Name Semester Hours Course Directors
PUH 5220 Environmental and Occupational Health F, W 3 J. Fleisher Ph.D., M.S.
PUH 5301 Biostatistics F, W 3 G. Suciu Ph.D., M.S.P.H
PUH 5430  Epidemiology F, W 3 N. Cook Ph.D., M.P.A
PUH 5512 Health Policy, Planning, and Management F, W 3 R. Foster Ed.D., M.S.N
PUH 5520 Legal and Ethical Issues in Public Health W 3 A. Perez J.D., L.C.S.W., M.P.H
PUH 6001 Social and Behavioral Sciences Applied to Health F 3 A. Perez J.D., L.C.S.W., M.P.H
PUH 6604 Research Methods in Public Health
(Pre-requisites: PUH 5301; PUH 5430)
F, W 3 P. Hardigan Ph.D., M.B.A
Other Requirements
Other Requirements
Course No. Course Name Semester Hours Course Directors
PUH 6002 Public Health Field Experience
(Pre-requisites: PUH 5220; PUH 5301; PUH 5430; PUH 5512; PUH 5520; PUH 6001)
F, W, S 6 J. Dodds Ph.D., M.P.H.
PUH 6690 Comprehensive Exam
(Pre-requisites: PUH 5430 PUH 5220; PUH 5301; PUH 5512; PUH 5520; PUH 6001)
F, W, S 0 J. Dodds Ph.D., M.P.H.
Elective Courses
Elective Courses
Course No. Course Name Semester Hours Course Directors
PUH 5002 Health Promotion and Disease Prevention   3 D. Celestine Ed.D., M.P.H
PUH 5004 Public Health Grant Writing S 3 L. Hollar Ph.D.
PUH 5009 Public Health Seminar    3 J. Dodds Ph.D., M.P.H.
PUH 5014 Principles and Practice of Clinical trials
(Pre-requisites: PUH 5301; PUH 5430)
S 3 G. Suciu Ph.D., M.S.P.H
PUH 5050 Substance Abuse: Prevention and Intervention   3 R. Ferrero III J.D.
PUH 5110 Culture, Ethnicity, and Health S 3 A. Perez J.D., L.C.S.W., M.P.H
PUH 5111 Public Health Issues of the Elderly   3 A. Perez J.D., L.C.S.W., M.P.H
PUH 5112 All Hazards Preparedness W 3 K. Messer M.P.H., M.S.W.
PUH 5115 Principles of Health Education   3 D. Celestine Ed.D.,  M.P.H
PUH 5201 Foundations of Public Health F, S 3 E. Sklar Ph.D., M.S.
PUH 5210 Public Health Communications S 3 D. Steinkohl M.H.S.A.
PUH 5305 Advanced Biostatistics
(Pre-requisites: PUH 5301)
  3 G. Suciu Ph.D., M.S.P.H
PUH 5311 Public Health Genomics   3 R. Jacobs Ph.D.
PUH 5314 Global Health W 3 C. Blavo D.O., M.P.H., & T.M., M.S
PUH 5420 Epidemiology of Diseases of Major Public Health Importance
(Pre-requisite: PUH 5430)
  3 S. Bowen M.D., M.P.H
PUH 5431 Community Health Assessment S 3 N. Cook Ph.D., M.P.A
PUH 5500 School Health S 3 C. Blavo D.O., M.P.H., & T.M., M.S
PUH 5502 Children's Health   3 C. Blavo D.O., M.P.H., & T.M., M.S
PUH 5503 Women's Health   3 K. Johnson D.O., Jr.
PUH 5504 Public Health Issues in Child Protection F 3 C. Blavo D.O., M.P.H., & T.M., M.S
PUH 5510 Maternal and Child Health  F 3 K. Johnson D.O., Jr.
PUH 5513 Public Health Nutrition W 3 C. Rokusek Ed.D., M.S.
PUH 5516 Public Health Informatics   3 E. Oviawe M.S., M.S.B.I., M.M.I.S.
PUH 5802 Epidemiologic Surveillance and Outbreak Investigation S 3 J. Fleisher Ph.D., M.S.
PUH 6016 Survey Methods in Public Health
(Pre-requisite: PUH 5301; PUH 5430)
  3 G. Suciu Ph.D., M.S.P.H
PUH 6025 Interprofessional Leadership S 3 R. Cooper Ph.D., M.S.
PUH 6101 Health Care Organization and Administration S 3 R. Foster Ed.D., M.S.N
PUH 6104 Health Services Planning and Evaluation   3 M. Doldren Ed.D., M.P.H.
PUH 6120 Public Health Program Planning and Evaluation
(Pre-requisite: PUH 5430)
F, W 3 T. Hollar Ph.D.
PUH 6201 Tropical Diseases   F 3 H. Laubach Ph.D.
PUH 6521 Budgeting & Accounting for Health Care Organizations   3 I. Rosenbaum M.P.A., D.P.A.
PUH 6522 Strategic Marketing for Health Care Organizations   3 I. Rosenbaum M.P.A., D.P.A.
PUH 6523 Strategic Leadership in Management of Human Resources F 3 T. Hollar Ph.D.
Elective Projects
Elective Projects
Course No. Course Name Semester Hours Course Directors
PUH 6605 Grant Proposal Writing Practicum F, W 3 L. Levy D.P.M., M.P.H.
PUH 6606 Introduction to SAS
(Pre-requisite: PUH 5430)
F, W 3 J. Fleisher Ph.D., M.S.
PUH 6008 Public Health Advocacy W 3 J. Howell M.D., M.P.H.
PUH 6017 Special Studies in Public Health F, W, S 3 J. Pellosie, Jr. D.O., M.P.H.
M. Wilkinson Ph.D., M.A.
J. Howell M.D., M.P.H.
P. Filker D.M.D., M.P.H.
PUH 6022 Community Health Project F, W, S 6 D. Steinkohl M.H.S.A.
C. Blavo D.O., M.P.H., & T.M., M.S
P. Anderson-Worts D.O., M.P.H.
N. Cook Ph.D., M.P.A
T. Hollar Ph.D.
K. Messer M.P.H., M.S.W.
E. Sklar Ph.D., M.S.
PUH 6608 Public Health Research F, W, S 3 M. Fernandez Ph.D., M.A.
C. Blavo D.O., M.P.H., & T.M., M.S
T. Hollar Ph.D.
G. Suciu Ph.D., M.S.P.H
N. Cook Ph.D., M.P.A
R. Ownby M.D., Ph.D., M.B.A.
R. Jacobs Ph.D.
E. Sklar Ph.D., M.S.

 

Core Courses (Required)
Core Courses (Required)
Course No. Course Name Semester Hours Course Directors
PUH 5220 Environmental and Occupational Health F, W 3 J. Fleisher Ph.D., M.S.
PUH 5301 Biostatistics F, W 3 G. Suciu Ph.D., M.S.P.H
PUH 5430  Epidemiology F, W 3 N. Cook Ph.D., M.P.A
PUH 5512 Health Policy, Planning, and Management F, W 3 R. Foster Ed.D., M.S.N
PUH 5520 Legal and Ethical Issues in Public Health W 3 A. Perez J.D., L.C.S.W., M.P.H
PUH 6001 Social and Behavioral Sciences Applied to Health F 3 A. Perez J.D., L.C.S.W., M.P.H
PUH 6604 Research Methods in Public Health
(Pre-requisites: PUH 5301; PUH 5430)
F, W 3 P. Hardigan Ph.D., M.B.A
Other Requirements
Other Requirements
Course No. Course Name Semester Hours Course Directors
PUH 6002 Public Health Field Experience
(Pre-requisites: PUH 5220; PUH 5301; PUH 5430; PUH 5512; PUH 5520; PUH 6001)
F, W, S 6 J. Dodds Ph.D., M.P.H.
PUH 6690 Comprehensive Exam
(Pre-requisites: PUH 5430 PUH 5220; PUH 5301; PUH 5512; PUH 5520; PUH 6001)
F, W, S 0 J. Dodds Ph.D., M.P.H.
Elective Courses
Elective Courses
Course No. Course Name Semester Hours Course Directors
PUH 5002 Health Promotion and Disease Prevention W 3 D. Celestine Ed.D., M.P.H
PUH 5004 Public Health Grant Writing S 3 L. Hollar Ph.D.
PUH 5009 Public Health Seminar    3 J. Dodds Ph.D., M.P.H
PUH 5014 Principles and Practice of Clinical trials
(Pre-requisites: PUH 5301; PUH 5430)
S 3 G. Suciu Ph.D., M.S.P.H
PUH 5050 Substance Abuse: Prevention and Intervention W 3 R. Ferrero III J.D.
PUH 5110 Culture, Ethnicity, and Health S 3 A. Perez J.D., L.C.S.W., M.P.H
PUH 5111 Public Health Issues of the Elderly   3 A. Perez J.D., L.C.S.W., M.P.H
PUH 5112 All Hazards Preparedness W 3 K. Messer M.P.H., M.S.W.
PUH 5115 Principles of Health Education F 3 D. Celestine Ed.D., M.P.H
PUH 5201 Foundations of Public Health F, S 3 E. Sklar Ph.D., M.S.
PUH 5210 Public Health Communications S 3 D. Steinkohl M.H.S.A.
PUH 5305 Advanced Biostatistics
(Pre-requisites: PUH 5301)
  3 G. Suciu Ph.D., M.S.P.H
PUH 5311 Public Health Genomics   3 R. Jacobs Ph.D.
PUH 5314 Global Health W 3 C. Blavo D.O., M.P.H., & T.M., M.S.
PUH 5420 Epidemiology of Diseases of Major Public Health Importance
(Pre-requisite: PUH 5430)
  3 S. Bowen M.D., M.P.H
PUH 5431 Community Health Assessment S 3 N. Cook Ph.D., M.P.A
PUH 5500 School Health S 3 C. Blavo D.O., M.P.H., & T.M., M.S.
PUH 5502 Children's Health   3 C. Blavo D.O., M.P.H., & T.M., M.S.
PUH 5503 Women's Health   3 K. Johnson D.O., Jr.
PUH 5504 Public Health Issues in Child Protection F 3 C. Blavo D.O., M.P.H., & T.M., M.S.
PUH 5510 Maternal and Child Health  F 3 K. Johnson D.O., Jr.
PUH 5513 Public Health Nutrition W 3 C. Rokusek Ed.D., M.S.
PUH 5516 Public Health Informatics   3 E. Oviawe M.S., M.S.B.I., M.M.I.S.
PUH 5802 Epidemiologic Surveillance and Outbreak Investigation S 3 J. Fleisher Ph.D., M.S.
PUH 6016 Survey Methods in Public Health
(Pre-requisite: PUH 5301; PUH 5430)
  3 G. Suciu
PUH 6025 Interprofessional Leadership S 3 R. Cooper Ph.D., M.S.
PUH 6101 Health Care Organization and Administration S 3 R. Foster Ed.D., M.S.N
PUH 6104 Health Services Planning and Evaluation   3 M. Doldren Ed.D., M.P.H.
PUH 6120 Public Health Program Planning and Evaluation
(Pre-requisite: PUH 5430)
F, W 3 T. Hollar Ph.D.
PUH 6201 Tropical Diseases   F 3 H. Laubach Ph.D.
PUH 6521 Budgeting & Accounting for Health Care Organizations F 3 I. Rosenbaum M.P.A., D.P.A.
PUH 6522 Strategic Marketing for Health Care Organizations W 3 I. Rosenbaum M.P.A., D.P.A.
PUH 6523 Strategic Leadership in Management of Human Resources F 3 T. Hollar Ph.D.
Elective Projects
Elective Projects
Course No. Course Name Semester Hours Course Directors
PUH 6605 Grant Proposal Writing Practicum F, W 3 L. Levy D.P.M., M.P.H.
PUH 6606 Introduction to SAS
(Pre-requisite: PUH 5430)
F, W 3 J. Fleisher Ph.D., M.S.
PUH 6008 Public Health Advocacy W 3 J. Howell M.D., M.P.H.
PUH 6017 Special Studies in Public Health F, W, S 3 J. Pellosie, Jr. D.O., M.P.H.
M. Wilkinson Ph.D., M.A.
J. Howell M.D., M.P.H.
P. Filker D.M.D., M.P.H.
PUH 6022 Community Health Project F, W, S 3 D. Steinkohl M.H.S.A.
C. Blavo D.O., M.P.H., & T.M., M.S.
P. Anderson-Worts
N. Cook Ph.D., M.P.A
T. Hollar Ph.D.
K. Messer M.P.H., M.S.W.
E. Sklar Ph.D., M.S.
PUH 6608 Public Health Research F, W, S 3 M. Fernandez Ph.D., M.A.
C. Blavo D.O., M.P.H., & T.M., M.S.
T. Hollar Ph.D.
G. Suciu Ph.D., M.S.P.H
N. Cook Ph.D., M.P.A
R. Ownby M.D., Ph.D. M.B.A.
R. Jacobs Ph.D.
E. Sklar Ph.D., M.S.