Public Health (Health Management, Administration & Policy) - Master of Public Health

Thesis Option:

Prefix Title Credits
Public Health Core Courses
MPH 510Community and Psychosocial Aspects of Public Health3
MPH 520Biostatistical Applications in Public Health3
MPH 530Epidemiological Approaches to Disease Control and Prevention3
MPH 540Health Services System: Administration and Organization3
MPH 550Environmental Public Health Issues3
Health Management, Administration and Policy Concentration 1
MPH 541Principles of Health Program Management3
MPH 545Health Services Organization and Delivery3
MPH 546Public Health Finance and Budget Management3
MPH 547Public Health Law and Ethics3
MPH 558Public Health Policy Analysis3
MPH 578Evaluative Approaches in Public Health 13
Cultural Foundation Course
Select 3 credits from the cultural foundation series numbered MPH 560-MPH 5693
Additional Requirements
MPH 596Field Experience3
Thesis Option
MPH 599Master's Thesis3
Total Credits42

Non-Thesis Option:

Prefix Title Credits
Public Health Core Courses
MPH 510Community and Psychosocial Aspects of Public Health3
MPH 520Biostatistical Applications in Public Health3
MPH 530Epidemiological Approaches to Disease Control and Prevention3
MPH 540Health Services System: Administration and Organization3
MPH 550Environmental Public Health Issues3
Health Management, Administration and Policy Concentration 1
MPH 541Principles of Health Program Management3
MPH 545Health Services Organization and Delivery3
MPH 546Public Health Finance and Budget Management3
MPH 547Public Health Law and Ethics3
MPH 558Public Health Policy Analysis3
MPH 578Evaluative Approaches in Public Health 23
Cultural Foundation Course
Select 3 credits from the cultural foundation series numbered MPH 560-MPH 5693
Additional Requirements
MPH 596Field Experience3
Non-Thesis Option
Select 3 credits of an elective course(s) 13
Total Credits42

All MPH students must comply with the Student Code of Conduct for the Department of Public Health Sciences. This can be found online at the Department's web page.(http://publichealth.nmsu.edu)

Thesis Option:

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Non-Thesis Option:

Plan of Study Grid
First Year
FallCredits
MPH 510 Community and Psychosocial Aspects of Public Health 3
MPH 540 Health Services System: Administration and Organization 3
 Credits6
Spring
MPH 545 Health Services Organization and Delivery 3
MPH 546 Public Health Finance and Budget Management 3
 Credits6
Summer
MPH 560-569 numbered Course Elective 3
Elective Course 3
 Credits6
Second Year
Fall
MPH 541 Principles of Health Program Management 3
MPH 547 Public Health Law and Ethics 3
MPH 578 Evaluative Approaches in Public Health 1 3
 Credits9
Spring
MPH 550 Environmental Public Health Issues 3
MPH 558 Public Health Policy Analysis 3
MPH 596 Field Experience 2 3
 Credits9
 Total Credits36