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Completing Your Degree

The Master of Public Health is a 16 month program.  Students are accepted for a September start date and are expected to meet the milestones listed below.  All core courses,  except for EPID 826 and EPID 827, must be completed before students can begin their practicum in the spring/summer term. 

Year :

Fall, Winter, Spring/Summer

Year 1

Completion of five core courses (EPID 801,EPID 821,EPID 812,EPID 825, EPID 803)

Completion of two elective courses (optional)

Completion of public health skills workshops (EPID 886)

Completion of four-month practicum placement (May-August) (EPID 887)

Year 2 (Sept-Dec)

Completion of final core courses (EPID 826, EPID 827)  

Completion of remaining elective courses

Presentation of practicum project

Please see School of Graduate Studies on requirements for degree completion for a Pattern II program.