Through required courses and experiential learning opportunities, students will attain the following competencies:
Evaluate facilitators and barriers that impact the financing and delivery of the public health services
Apply legal and ethical principles to public health and health service practice
Develop legal and policy strategies to promote the health status of populations
Integrate principles of program planning, management, budgeting, and evaluation into organizational and community initiatives
Apply the principles of strategic planning to public health initiatives
All graduates also achieve the Council on Education in Public Health's (CEPH) public health knowledge and foundational competencies for MPH students.
CEPH MPH Foundational Competencies (PDF)