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Master of Public Health (M.P.H.) in HBHE
The Department of Health Behavior and Health Education's M.P.H. program is designed to prepare individuals to function in leadership positions in the development and application of behavioral science theory and research methods in the analysis of and intervention design for improving population health and quality of life. We emphasize on preparing students for careers in a wide range of organizations across local, regional, state, national, and international contexts.
The master's degree program uses a competency-based format for instruction. Each student in the M.P.H. program is expected to meet minimum requirements for a basic set of competencies through prior experience, course work and field experience. Upon completion of the program, each graduate should have the ability to: