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2013-2014 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Public Health (Master in Public Health)


Requirements.   A minimum of 40 credits as follows.

  1. UM-Ann Arbor online Courses (16 credits required of all students).  
    BIOSTAT 503 - Introduction to Biostatistics
    EHS 500 - Principles of Environmental Health Sciences
    EPID 503 - Strategies and Uses of Epidemiology
    HBE/HED 600 - Psychological Factors in Health Related Behavior
    HMP 602 - Survey of the U.S. Health Care System
     
  2. UM-Flint core courses (6 credits).
    PHS 500 - Social Determinants of Health. 
    PHS 501 - Public Health Administration and Policy. 
  3. Health Education or Health Administration Concentration (15 credits).
    UM-Flint Health Education Concentration
    HED 541 - Program Planning and Program Design.  
    HED 543 - Community Assessment.   
    HED 545 - Health Communications. 
    HED 546 - Evaluation of Health Education and Promotion Programs. 
    One elective course.
    UM-Flint Health Administration Concentration
    HCR 577 - Financial Management in Health Care. 
    HCR 587 - Legal Issues in Health Care. 
    PHS 567 - Health Information Management. 
    Two elective courses. 
  4. Capstone Experience (3 credits).
    PHS 595 - Public Health Capstone.  
  5. Practicum (3-6 credits, may be waived for public health practitioners).
    PHS 590 - Internship.  

Health Education/Health Administration Electives (3 credits each).
One of the following, or another course selected with the advisor.
HED 503 - AIDS: A Public Health Crisis. 
HCR 506 - Research Methods. HCR 506 - Research Methods. 
HCR 561 - Mental Health Promotion.  
HED 562 - Cultural Competence in Health Care.