Curriculum

COURSE REQUIREMENTS


I. Public Health Core: 15 credits

PHC 6052 Introduction to Biostatistical Methods

3

PHC 6001 Principles of Epidemiology

3

PHC 6313 Environmental Health Concepts in PH

3

HSA 6114 Introduction to the US Health Care System

3

PHC 6410 Psych, Behavioral, & Social Issues in PH

3

II. Quantitative and Statistical Core: 12 credits

PHC 6716 Survey Research Methods

3

PHC 6053 Regression Methods for the Life Sciences

3

PHC XXXX – Public Health Research Methods

3

Choose one course from the following:
survival analysis
stochastic modeling
advanced epidemiology
advanced biostatistics

3

III. Concentration Core: 36 credits

PHC 6251 Assessment & Surveillance for Public Health

3

PHC 6937 Instrument Development for Health Behavior

3

PHC 6937 Qualitative Methods in Public Health

3

PHC 6937 Theory Development /Testing

2

PHC 6937 Social & Behavioral Science Journal Club

1

PHC 6405 Theoretical Foundations of Public Health

3

Theory Breadth Course 1

3

Theory Breadth Course 2

3

Theory Breadth Course 3

3

Special Topic Course 1

3

Special Topic Course 2

3

Special Topic Course 4

3

Special Topic Course 4

3

IV. Professional Issues: 6 credits

Ethics for Population Science

2

Grant Writing

2

Seminar in Public Health Teaching

1

 Public Health Journal Club

1

V. Supervised Advanced Research: 3 credits

PHC 7979 Advanced Research

3

VI. Supervised Teaching: 3 credits

HSA 6940 Supervised Teaching 3

VII. Dissertation Research: 15 credits

PHC 7980 Doctoral Dissertation Research 15

 

*F=Fall; S=Spring; ss=Summer. Class schedules are subject to change each semester. Students should verify course offerings and contact appropriate department for permission to register prior to registration.