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1 Subject: MPH Curriculum Requirements Policy Number: MPHP&P Background The learning objectives and competencies of the MPH program dictate that all students enrolled in the MPH program take a core of required courses in addition to concentration courses to satisfy the requirements of their chosen specialty. In addition, the MPH curriculum includes a set of required public health experiences comprised of a practicum, research project and culminating experience. The curriculum in total ensures a basic set of skills and competencies that all FHS MPH graduates should acquire in order to meet the professional challenges of a career in public health practice. Learning outcomes of the MPH program can be found at: 2. Policy The MPH degree is a 42 credit hour program with 19 credit hours of core courses, credit hours of concentration courses including a 0 credit departmental seminar course, 4-6 credit hours of public health practice, and 4-5 credit hours of electives. A full-time student must carry a minimum load of 12 credits per semester. Students can register for up to 18 credits per semester. Students who wish to register for more than 18 credits must petition the Graduate Studies Committee for approval. A part-time student must carry a minimum load of 5 credits per semester. Students who wish to register for less than 5 credits must petition the Graduate Studies Committee for approval. All students enrolled in the MPH program must take the required core courses and concentration courses in their concentration area as indicated in the table below. In general, completion of the MPH curriculum requires three regular semesters of study (not including the summer) for full-time students admitted in the Fall semester. Students admitted in the Spring semester need at least four regular semesters to complete the degree requirements. Part time students must finish the program within four years. In order to accommodate the work schedule of the part time students, at least one section of the core courses must be offered in the late afternoon and at least half of the concentration courses must be offered in the late afternoon on a rotating basis. Most core courses are offered in the fall semester, all concentration courses are offered in the Spring semester. Students can register for concentration courses only upon completion of the core course in their concentration area. Students can register for the public health experience courses with only one core and / or concentration course(s), along with the seminar course of their concentration; as long as the courses not yet taken do not consist of material needed to effectively undertake activities of the practicum or the research project. All students concentrating in Health Service Management must complete an undergraduate course in health care economics (HMPD credits or its equivalent) as a prerequisite to the

2 concentration course of Health care economics and finance (HMPD 351). HMPD 251 is usually offered in Fall semester of each Academic Year. Exemption from HMPD 251 may be conferred upon the consent of the course instructor and chairperson of the HMP department without the need to petition the Graduate Studies Committee for approval. All students are required to complete a minimum of six credit hours in the public health experience category unless exempted from the practicum. Students of all concentrations may register for a maximum of 3 credits of tutorial courses. Students are required to take the following core courses. CURRICULUM CATEGORY COURSE # COURSE TITLE CREDITS Core Courses: HPCH 310 Social and Behavioral Foundations of Public Health 3 ENHL 300 Introduction to Environmental Health 2 PBHL 310 Research Design 3 EPHD 300 Principles of Epidemiology 3 EPHD 310 Basic Biostatistics 3 HMPD 300 Health Care Systems 3 HPCH 315 Communication Skills for Health Professionals 2 Total core credits 19

3 All students must take the appropriate concentration courses as listed below: CATEGORY COURSE # COURSE TITLE CREDITS Concentration courses: Health Service Management Track ( 1) Lab Management Track (2) Epidemiology and Biostatistics (3) Health Promotion and Community Health (4) HMPD 311 Health Information Systems 2 HMPD 315 Performance Improvement 3 HMPD 318 Policy and Decision Making in Health Care 3 HMPD 342 Financial Management and Accounting 3 HMPD 351 Healthcare Economics and Finance 2 HMPD 340 Seminar 0 HMPD 311 Health Information Systems 2 HMPD 330 Clinical Lab Management: Principles and Applications 3 HMPD 332 Quality Assurance Practices in Health Care 3 Laboratories HMPD 342 Financial Management and Accounting 3 HMPD 351 Healthcare Economics and Finance 2 HMPD 340 Seminar 0 EPHD 312 Analysis of Continuous Data 3 EPHD 313 Analysis of Categorical Data 3 EPHD 320 Design and Analysis of Epidemiological Studies 3 EPHD 323 Epidemiology of Communicable and Non- 3 Communicable Diseases EPHD 340 Seminar 0 HPCH 331 Theory and Practice in Health Promotion 3 HPCH 332 Community Health and Development 2 HPCH 333 Health Communication 2 HPCH 334 Qualitative Health Research 2 HPCH 335 Evaluation of Health Programs 2 HPCH 336 Advocacy for Health 1 HPCH 344 Workshop Development 1 HPCH 340 Seminar 0 Total concentration credits Footnotes to tables: Choice and number of electives depends on MPH concentration and practicum exemption. In order to complete the minimum required hours for graduation, students may chose from electives within FHS or from other faculties within AUB. (1) Students in this group should take at least 4 credits of electives to complete their credit requirements. (2) Students in this group should take at least 5 credits of electives to complete their credit requirements. (3) Students in this group should take at least 5 credits of electives to complete their credit requirements. (4) Students in this group should take at least 4 credits of electives to complete their credit requirements.

4 Students must take the appropriate public health practice courses as listed below. CURRICULUM CATEGORY COURSE # COURSE TITLE CREDITS Public Health Experience: Health Service Management Epidemiology and Biostatistics Health Promotion and Community Health HMPD 345 Research Project 2 PBHL 355* Orientation to the Practicum site 0 HMPD 365 Practicum 2 PBHL 398 Culminating Experience 2 EPHD 345 Research Project 2 PBHL 355* Orientation to the Practicum site 0 EPHD 365 Practicum 2 PBHL 398 Culminating Experience 2 HPCH 345 Research Project 2 PBHL 355* Orientation to the Practicum site 0 HPCH 365 Practicum 2 PBHL 398 Culminating Experience 2 * Not required for students exempted from the Practicum. Total practice credits 4-6 Course exemption Exemption from a required course may only be considered when a student submits official documentation that she/he has satisfactorily completed a comparable course in a recognized university, faculty, or program, with a minimum grade of 80 or equivalent. The requirement of this particular course may be waived but not its credits (i.e., the candidate will have to replace the exempted course credits by another course with the same number of credits). The course instructor may require that the petitioning student take an exam in order to demonstrate proficiency in the subject prior to the official registration period for the required course. In cases where students want to take a course in another Faculty and equate it for a required course in the MPH program, the course instructor (or relevant department chairperson) must approve a petition prior to the student registering in the course. Request for course exemption is only possible if the student completed the course in which exemption is sought within 5 years from the date of exemption request. MPH students are allowed to be exempted from a maximum of 6 graduate credits. AUB graduates holding a Bachelor of Science in Environmental Health degree (BS-EH) from FHS are automatically exempted from the ENHL 300 course (provided their graduation date does not go beyond 5 years from the exemption request). They are not allowed to register for this course as an elective. The course should be replaced by another Environmental Health course with the same number of credits.

5 AUB graduates who at the undergraduate level, have registered for and successfully passed EPHD 203 or EPHD 226, may be exempted from EPHD 300 provided they take an exam (as required by the course instructor) to demonstrate proficiency in the subject before the end of the drop and add period. The course should be replaced by an elective with the same number of credits. AUB graduates who at the undergraduate level, have registered for and successfully passed EPHD 225, may be exempted from EPHD 310 provided they take an exam (as required by the course instructor) to demonstrate proficiency in the subject before the end of the drop and add period. The course should be replaced by an elective with the same number of credits. AUB graduates who at the undergraduate level, have registered for and successfully passed HBED/HPCH 203, are automatically exempted from registering for HPCH 315, but they are required to register for HPCH 333 in its place. Practicum Exemptions In cases where students are judged to have public health experience which is both relevant and sufficient to their chosen area of concentration, they may be exempted from the Practicum. In cases where students are exempted from the Practicum, they are still required to complete a total of 42 credit hours of course work. The practicum exemption must be in the student's file prior to their registering for the CE. Transfer of credits taken at the graduate level: A transfer of credits may be considered when a course is satisfactorily completed with a minimum grade of 80, or equivalent, at a recognized university, faculty, or program. This is accepted in lieu of credits earned in a comparable course in FHS. For courses taken at FHS, a transfer of credits may be considered for all passed courses. The number of credits that can be transferred cannot exceed 12 credits of comparable courses at FHS. Request for transfer of credits is only possible if the student completed the course(s) in which transfer is sought within 5 years from the date of their request. Related Policies Practicum Research Project Culminating experience Graduation requirements Advising 3. Procedures The Registration Advisor informs students of the curriculum requirements for the MPH prior to their enrollment in the program. The Academic and Registration Advisors continue to followup with students throughout their tenure in the Program. Any petitions for exemptions from courses should be made to the course instructor and the chair of the department offering the

6 course prior to the beginning of the registration period, for final recommendation and approval by the Graduate Studies Committee. 4. Latest Revision Date last approved by the GSC: March 13, 2012

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