DrPH Curriculum - Page 6

DrPH STUDENT CURRICULUM Recommended Order of Courses Fall (Year 1) PUBH 806 Advanced Epidemiological Methods in Public Health ........................................................ 4 PUBH 801 Advanced Social and Behavioral Health Sciences .............................................................. 4 PUBH 805 Advanced Health Policy and Management .......................................................................... 4 Total ..................................................................................................................................................... 12 Spring (Year 1) PUBH 808 Advanced Environmental Health ......................................................................................... 4 PUBH 810 Advanced Statistical Methods in Public Health ................................................................... 4 PUBH 812 Advanced Critical Health Issues .......................................................................................... 4 Total ..................................................................................................................................................... 12 Core Competency Examination Fall (Year 2) PUBH 551 Doctoral Internship (Level I-Application of Public Health Principles) ............................... 3 PUBH 708 Advanced Research Methods ............................................................................................... 3 Elective ................................................................................................................................................... 3 Total ....................................................................................................................................................... 9 Spring (Year 2) PUBH 651 Doctoral Internship Practicum (Level II- Field Experience Project) ................................... 3 Elective ................................................................................................................................................... 3 Elective ................................................................................................................................................... 3 Total ....................................................................................................................................................... 9 Fall (Year 3) PUBH 751 Doctoral Internship (Level III-Synthesis) ............................................................................ 3 Elective ................................................................................................................................................... 3 Total ....................................................................................................................................................... 6 (Target time to have completed a dissertation proposal and ready to present for defense.) Spring (Year 3) PUBH 998 Dissertation Seminar ............................................................................................................ 6 Total ....................................................................................................................................................... 6 Accumulated Graduate Clearance Credits ........................................................................................... 54 Fall (Year 4) and Subsequent Semesters PUBH 997 Dissertation Guidance .......................................................................................................... 3 Note: This course meets the continuous enrollment requirement – 3 credits per semester Spring (Year 4) and Subsequent Semesters PUBH 997 Dissertation Guidance .......................................................................................................... 3 Total Program Credit Hours ............................................................................................... 60 Credits MSU School of Community Health and Policy Academic Policies and Procedures Handbook- D