The MPH Program is a two-year evening program with a total of 58 credits hours offered in a quarterly basis. Seventeen (17) courses through distance education (synchronous) and 4 courses through a face-to-face delivery method, that represent 80% and 20% respectively of the total number of courses. Courses will be offered in six (6) quarters and a summer session for two (2) years; Monday through Thursday, from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Courses: First Year

I. Quarter (August- October)

Course

Credits

Modality

MPH 3101 Fundamentals in Public Health

2

Distance Education* 

MPH 3205 Environmental Perspectives in Public Health

2

Distance Education* 

MPH 5401 Behavioral Science in Public Health

2

Distance Education* 

MPH 5611 Global Health

2

Distance Education* 

Total of academic credits

8

 

 

II. Quarter (November- February)

Course

Credits

Modality

MPH 3102 Statistical Methods I    

3

Distance Education* 

MPH 3102-L Laboratory of Statistical Methods I 

1

Distance Education* 

MPH 3103 Epidemiologic Methods I & II

4

Distance Education* 

Total of academic credits

8

 

 

III. Quarter (March-May)

Course

Credits

Modality

MPH 7304 Epidemiology in Public Health Practice  

3

Distance Education* 

MPH 7202 Inferential Statistics  

3

Distance Education* 

MPH 5103 Surveillance in Public Health  

2

Distance Education* 

Total of academic credits

8

 

 

IV. Summer Session (June-July)

Course

Credits

Modality

MPH 5321 Health Promotion & Disease Prevention

2

Distance Education* 

MPH 5301 Strategic Management of Health Services  

3

Distance Education* 

MPH 7201 Implementation, Monitoring and Evaluation of Community Health Programs

3

Distance Education* 

Total of academic credits

8

 

 

Courses: Second Year

I. Quarter (August-October)

Course

Credits

Modality

MPH 9406  Integrated Learning Experience I

5

Face to Face

MPH 5602  EBPH – Applied Practice Experience

2

Face to Face

MPH 5101  Public Health Politics and Resource Allocation

2

Distance Education* 

Total of academic credits

9

 

 

II. Quarter (November-February)

Course

Credits

Modality

MPH 5201 Ethics and Public Health Law      

3

Distance Education* 

MPH 5304 Public Health Informatics         

2

Distance Education* 

MPH 9506 Integrated Learning Experience II

4

Face to Face

Total of academic credits

9

 

 

III. Quarter (March-May)

Course

Credits

Modality

MPH 5601 Urbanism in Public Health

2

Distance Education* 

MPH 9606  Integrated Learning Experience III             

6

Face to Face

Total of academic credits

8

 

 * 100% in distance education (synchronous)