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Health Policy and Management

MPP Program Curriculum 2017/18

The MPP requires the completion of at least 96 credits of didactic coursework. Throughout the entire program, MPP students are required to maintain a minimum 12-credit course load for each of the four terms of the academic year.


550.860.82 Academic & Research Ethics Introduction to On-line Learning Preventing Discrimination and Sexual Violence: VAWA and Title IX For Students Plagiarism Prevention Training

Year One

140.624.01 Statistical Methods in Public Health IV
300.712.01 Formulating Policy: Strategies and Systems of Policymaking in the 21st Century
300.714.01 Policy Analysis
300.731.01 Policy Communications
300.862.81 Current Issues in Public Health
318.610.01 Statistical Analysis I
318.611.01 Statistical Analysis II
318.612.01 Statistical Analysis III
318.613.01 Statistical Analysis IV
318.623.01 Social Policy for Vulnerable Populations in the US
318.867.01 MPP Graduate Policy Seminar (all four terms)
340.721.81 Epidemiologic Inference in Public Health
550.865.81 Public Health Perspectives on Research Approved Elective (terms 3-4)

Year Two

306.625.01 Ethical Issues in Health Policy
318.615.01 Program Evaluation for Public Policy I
318.616.01 Program Evaluation for Public Policy II
318.810.01 MPP Field Placement (terms 1-2) Approved Elective (all four terms)

Students must complete one of the following options to meet the required Economics requirement by the conclusion of the 4th term of the first year.

Course options to meet Economics Requirement

221.619.01 Introduction to Microeconomics
313.610.01 Health Economics for Managers
313.630.01 Economic Evaluation I
313.641.81 Introduction to Health Economics
313.643.07 Health Economics I
313.790.81 Introduction to Economic Evaluation