Electives

Students have the opportunity to enroll in elective courses that focus on personal and professional areas of interest. Students typically pursue two elective areas of interest.

Variations in this example are possible due to faculty availability and program changes.

ELECTIVE SERIES I (May-October) ELECTIVE SERIES II (November-April)
Course Name Credits Term Course Number Name Credits  
BIOSTATISTICS I HEALTH MANAGEMENT AND POLICY I
BIOSTAT 591 Introduction to R (Biostats) 2 S HMP 590 Introduction to HMP 1 F
BIOSTAT 592 Applied Regression 3 S HMP 591 Spreadsheet Modeling / Operations Research 3 F
BIOSTAT 593 Design for Health Studies 1 S HMP 592 Financial Accounting in Healthcare 2 W
BIOSTAT 594 Applied Generalized Linear Models 3 F HMP 593 Managerial Accounting in Healthcare 2 W
BIOSTAT 595 Applied Longitudinal Analysis Using R 2 F HMP 594 Health Finance 3 W
ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH SCIENCES I ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH SCIENCES II
EHS 590 Exposure Science 3 S EHS 594 Product Sustainability and Health 3 F
EHS 591 Toxicology and Health 3 S EHS 595 Urban and Global Environments and Health 2 W
EHS 592 Occupational and Environmental  Disease 3 F EHS 596 Water for Health 2 W
EHS 593 Risk Assessment for Decision-Making 2 F EHS 597 Climate Change and Health 2 W
        EHS 598 Environmental Health Management and Policy 2 W
EPIDEMIOLOGY I EPIDEMIOLOGY II
EPID 590 Epidemiological Methods  3 S EPID 594 Introduction to Spatial Epidemiology and GIS for Public Health 4 F
EPID 591 Social Epidemiology: From Frameworks to Policy 3 S EPID 595 Introduction to R (Epidemiology) 2 W
EPID 592 Applied Epidemiological Data Analysis 4 F EPID 596 Key Concepts in Spatial Analysis 2 W
EPID 593 Surveillance and Publicly Available Datasets 1 F EPID 597 Applied Spatial Modeling  3 W
HEALTH BEHAVIOR AND HEALTH EDUCATION I HEALTH BEHAVIOR AND HEALTH EDUCATION II
HBHE 590 Principles of Community Engagement for Health Promotion 3 S HBHE 594 Behavioral Research Methods 3 F
HBHE 591 Planning and Implementing Health Promotion Programs 3 S HBHE 595 Motivational Interviewing 3 W
HBHE 592 Advances in Health Program Evaluation 3 F HBHE 596 Survey Research Methods 2 W
HBHE 593 Psychosocial Factors 2 F HBHE 597 Clear Health Communication 3 W
NUTRITIONAL SCIENCES I NUTRITIONAL SCIENCES II
NUTR 590 Developmental Origins of Health and Disease 2 S NUTR 594 Molecular Nutrition 3 F
NUTR 591 Foundations of Maternal Child Nutrition I 3 S NUTR 595 Nutrition and Genetic Epidemiology 3 W
NUTR 592 Foundations of Maternal Child Nutrition II 3 F NUTR 596 The Omics Era and Personalized Nutrition 2 W
NUTR 593 Food Security Policy and Programs 3 F NUTR 597 Approaches to Precision Nutrition 3 W