Curricular Requirements

Public Health Core Courses 18-19 18-19
Public Health Elective Courses 5-6 5-6
Research Thesis or Dissertation 9 15
Methods and Statistics Elective Courses - 6
Carryover, PhD coursework and research credits 1 - 43-45
Public Health Graduate Seminar 2 0 0
Responsible Conduct of Research 1 1
Total Required 34 90


1PhD students are required to complete a minimum of 90 credit hours. Up to 30 credit hours may carryover from previous graduate level degrees. 

2MS students are required to attend the Public Health Graduate Seminar during four semesters (every Fall and Spring). PhD students are required to attend the Public Health Graduate Seminar during six semesters (every Fall and Spring).