Curriculum

Required courses

A total of 46 credits are required to earn your Master of Public Health. Course descriptions are available on the Registrar's website.

  • MPH 6000 - Public Health Biology - 3 credit hours
  • MPH 6004 - Public Health Policy and Administration - 4 credit hours
  • STAT 6030 - Fundamentals of Biostatistics - 3 credit hours
  • MPH 6012 - Epidemiology - 4 credit hours
  • MPH 6016 - Environmental Health Sciences - 4 credit hours
  • MPH 6020 - Case Studies in Public Health - 2 credit hours
  • MPH 6024 - Public Health Planning and Evaluation - 4 credit hours
  • MPH 6028 - Public Health Communication and Marketing - 3 credit hours
  • MPH 6032 - Health Education and Behavior - 4 credit hours
  • MPH 6036 - Public Health Preparedness - 2 credit hours
  • MPH 6040 - Public Health Informatics - 2 credit hours
  • MPH 6044 - Public Health Practicum I - 3 credit hours
  • MPH 6048 - Public Health Practicum II - 1 credit hour
  • MPH 6052 - Integrative Project I - 1 credit hour
  • MPH 6056 - Public Health Leadership - 3 credit hours
  • MPH 6060 - Integrative Project II - 1 credit hour
  • MPH 6064 - Public Health Law and Ethics - 2 credit hours

Transfer credits

You may transfer up to 12 graduate credits to the MPH program at WMU. To transfer, you must have earned a B or better in the course and the syllabus must be comparable to one of the courses above. You must provide a syllabus for the transferred course to your advisor.

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