Required Courses



Required Courses: 10 credits

PBHLT 6502 International Public Health Issues 3 fall
PBHLT 6530 Global Health 3 spring
PBHLT 6531 International Fieldwork in PH 4 summer

Approved Electives: minimum of 6 credits

Students will select a minimum of two electives (6 credits) from the lists below. Students have two options, they can either take 3 credit hours from the general elective list and 3 credit hours from the quantitative elective list, OR take all 6 credit hours from the general elective list.

Please note, that the semester of the approved elective courses listed below are subject to change.

General Electives List (Choose 3-6 credits from the following)

PBHLT 5520 A PH Perspective on Surgery in the Global Context 3 spring
PBHLT 6340 Infectious Disease Epidemiology
(pre-req: FP MD 6300)
3 fall
PBHLT 6520 HIV/AIDS and Public Health 3 summer
PBHLT 6780 Emergency Public Health: Planning for Disasters 3 spring
PBHLT 6954 Independent Study-Refugee Health 3 fall/spring
ECON 6180 Poverty and Inequality 3 fall
ECON 6560 Gender & Economic Development In The Third World 3 spring
ED PS 7420 Qualitative Research 4 spring
SW 6352/NURS 6555 Global Issues on Women’s Health 3 spring
MDCRC 6450 Grant Writing 3 spring
NUTR 5340 Nutrition and Women's Health 3 fall
NUIP 6100 Pediatric Nutrition 4 spring
NUIP 6220 Nutrition Policy: Domestic and Global 3 spring
HEDU 5060 Global Health Promotion 3 summer/fall/spring
HEDU 5300 Diversity of Health 3 summer/fall/spring
HEDU 6460 International Health Promotion 3 spring

Quantitative Elective List (Choose 3 credits from the following)

PBHLT 7300 Epidemiology II 3 fall
PBHLT 6302 Cancer Epidemiology 3 spring
PBHLT 7100 Biostatistics II 3 spring
PBHLT 6106 Categorical data analysis 3 every other fall 19'
PBHLT 6107 Survival Analysis 3 every other fall 18'
FCS 6120 Demographic Methods 3 spring
PBHLT 7120 Linear & logistic models 3 fall
PBHLT 7130 Longitudinal data analysis 3 spring
PBHLT 6320 Qualitative & Mixed Methods 3 spring
GEOG 6140 Methods in Geographic Information Systems 3 spring
GEOG 6160 Spatial Modeling with GIS 3 spring

Total: 16 credits

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