Public and Population Health Leadership Concentration

This program is a comprehensive approach that provides an understanding of public health practices. Upon completion of a Public Health Concentration, the student will be able to:

  • Demonstrate knowledge of public health topics
  • Demonstrate an understanding of scientific method, data analysis, and empirical inquiry
  • Apply advanced skills to access, synthesize and interpret relevant literature
  • Apply their knowledge toward the successful implementation of a capstone project focused on public health
  • Show proficiency in written and oral communication of the application of public health topics
Plan of Study Grid
Second Year
Term 1Hours
PPHL 501 Found of Pub and Pop Hlth Sys 3
 Hours3
Term 2
PPHL 502 Emer and Crisis Ldr in PPH 3
PPHL 503 Int Hlth Policy, Adv and Innov 3
 Hours6
Term 3
ODL 517 Comm Skills for Leaders 3
PPHL 507 Epidemiology 3
 Hours6
Term 4
PPHL 504 Managing Use of Date: Evidence Based Practices 3
PPHL 510 Public and Population Health Leadership Capstone 3
ODL 528 Diversity Equity Inclusion Leadership: Building Bridges 3
 Hours9
 Total Hours24
Plan of Study Grid
First Year
Term 1Hours
BIOM 503 Human Anatomy 6
BIOM 504 Histology 4
 Hours10
Term 2
BIOM 501 Molecular Basis of Medicine 7
BIOM 502 The Infectious Process 3
 Hours10
Term 3
BIOM 505 Neurosciences 3
BIOM 506 Medical Pharmacology 3
BIOM 507 Physiology 3
 Hours9
 Total Hours29