Curriculum


The following courses comprise the MPH curriculum for a total of 45 credit hours. Courses are listed in recommended order (though they do not have to be taken in this order).

Courses are scheduled in five week blocks allowing completion of up to 18 credits per semester. The degree can be completed in one or two years. To accommodate working professionals, classes will be taught during evenings and/or weekends. Students have the option to complete the degree fully at the Asia Campus in the Republic of Korea or spend a portion of time at the Salt Lake City, Utah campus in the United States.

Required Courses: 24 credits

Course # Course Title Credit Hours
PBHLT 6300 Epidemiology I 3
PBHLT 6500 Public Health Systems and Services 3
PBHLT 6600 Social and Behavioral Science in Public Health 3
PBHLT 6100 Biostatistics I 3
PBHLT 6550 Public Health Program Planning, Evaluation & Implementation 3
PBHLT 6700 Environmental & Biological Science in Public Health 3
PBHLT 6400 Public Health Management & Practice 3
PBHLT 6900 Capstone 3
Core Credit Hours Required 24
Elective Credit Hours Required 15
Practicum Credit Hours Required 6
Total Credit Hours: 45

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Electives: 15 total credits 

All electives must be pre-approved by advisor or committee chair

Admissions Deadlines

Fall: May 1st priority, June 30th final
Spring: November 30th priority, January 15th final

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