programs and degrees

Master's Program

Master of Public Health (MPH) in Community Health Sciences

Master of Public Health (MPH) in Health Education and Communication

Master of Public Health (MPH) in Maternal and Child Health

Master of Public Health (MPH) in Nutrition

Master of Public Health (MPH) in International Health and Development (As of July 1, 2015)

It is possible for a student to develop a course of study in two concentrations within the department (example: maternal and child health plus health education and communication).  The student should notify his/her advisor who will guide the student regarding coursework for the two concentrations.

Doctoral Program

Doctor of Public Health (DrPH)

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Combined Degrees

Master of Social Work / Master of Public Health (MSW/MPH)

Juris Doctor / Master of Public Health (JD/MPH)

Medical Doctor / Master of Public Health (MD/MPH)

Special Programs

Dietetic Internship

Master's International / Peace Corps Program

BSPH/MPH degree program

Maternal and Child Health / Epidemiology Doctoral Training Program

Culminating Experience & Practicum Requirements for Global Community Health and Behavioral Sciences

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Please note that GCHB students must follow the department-specific requirements linked to above and under the program-specific descriptions.

Writing and Citing Resources (2011)

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