Course List

The courses listed on this page include all courses taught by the Department of Public Health at UIS. Undergraduate students may register for the 200-400 level courses. Graduate students may register for the 400-500 level courses. Students should NOT register for a course without first visiting their academic advisor to develop an approved education plan.

Follow the link to theĀ MPH Course Rotation 10-24-2013 Please be advised that the course rotation is updated often to reflect course demand and faculty availability.


MPH Program Master Course List

  • MPH 221* Environmental Facts and Fictions: The Mystery Genre – 3 hours
  • MPH 222* Global Public Health: Population, Poverty, and Pollution – 3 hours
  • MPH 224 Epidemiology: The Science of Disease Discovery -3 hours
  • MPH 301 Global Environmental Health – 4 hours
  • MPH 401 Introduction to the US Health Care System
  • MPH 402* Food, Health, and Public Policy- 4 Hours
  • MPH 408* Addiction – 4 hours
  • MPH 419 Environmental Law – 4 hours
  • MPH 438* Monsters, Medicine, and Myths-
  • MPH 441* Human Well Being 3 or 4 hours
  • MPH 449 Environmental Toxicology – 3 or 4 hours
  • MPH 450* Chemicals and the Citizen – 4 hours
  • MPH 471* Emerging Diseases – 4 hours
  • MPH 478* Crisis in Environmental Health – 4 hours
  • MPH 484 Air Quality Policy – 4 hours
  • MPH 486 Solid and Hazardous Wastes Policy – 4 hours
  • MPH 503 Biostatistics for the Health Professional – 4 hours
  • MPH 506 Community Health Research – 4 hours (Prerequisite: MPH 503)
  • MPH 508 Program Evaluation for Health Professionals – 4 hours (Prerequisite: MPH 506)
  • MPH 511 Foundations Of Epidemiology – 4 hours
  • MPH 512 Epidemiology of Infectious and Chronic Diseases – 4 hours
  • MPH 514 Analytical Epidemiology – 4 hours
  • MPH 521 Environmental and Occupational Health – 4 hours
  • MPH 526 Risk Management and Communication – 4 hours
  • MPH 527 Environmental Risk Assessment – 4 hours
  • MPH 528 Risk Assessment: Air, Land, and Water – 4 hours
    (Prerequisite: MPH 527)
  • MPH 529.Risk Assessment Practicum – 4 hours (Prerequisite: MPH 527 and MPH 528)
  • MPH 531 Public Health Policy and Administration – 4 hours
  • MPH 535 Public Health in the Political Arena – 4 hours
  • MPH 561 Community Health Education – 4 hours
  • MPH 575 Economics for Policy Analysis – 4 hours
  • MPH 581 Internship – 1 to 4 hours
  • MPH 582 Independent Research Project – 1 to 4 hours
  • MPH 583 Comprehensive Exam Continuing Enrollment – 0 hours
  • MPH 599 Graduate Tutorial – 1 to 4 hours

*Courses that may count toward ECCE credit. Please consult the ECCE home page for more information.