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Master On Campus

Public Health

University of Texas El Paso

12 months
Duration
17102 USD/year
17102 USD/year
7508 USD/year
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About

Public Health program from University of Texas El Paso prepares students for public health careers in the public, non-profit, and private sectors. The program is directed toward individuals with prior health experience and/or who have a strong commitment to public health.

Overview

At Public Health program at University of Texas El Paso students take core courses designed to develop knowledge, analytical and technical skills in five fundamental public health competencies: social and behavioral sciences, health services administration and policy, epidemiology, environmental health and biostatistics. The required practicum provides students with an opportunity to apply the public health theory and skills they have learned in a practice setting.

Learning outcomes

Students also learn through completing a “culminating experience”. This requires a student to synthesize, integrate, and apply knowledge and skills gained through coursework and other learning experiences. The culminating project for the MPH Program at UTEP consists of a thesis or graduate research project. Our innovative Hispanic and Border Health concentration prepares students for public health practice in Hispanic and border communities.

Accreditation

The UTEP MPH Program is accredited by the Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH). The CEPH is the accrediting agency for schools and colleges of public health in the United States.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Social & Behavioral Approaches to Public Health
  • Epidemiology for Public Health Professionals
  • Biostatistics in Public Health
  • Environmental Health
  • Health Services Administration & Policy
  • Responding to Chronic & Infectious Diseases in Hispanic & Border Communities
  • Eliminating Health Disparities
  • Public Health Evaluation & Research

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Transcripts
  • Statement of purpose
  • Resume / CV
  • Letters of recommendation
  • Diploma certificate

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    17102 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17102 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    17102 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17102 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    7508 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7508 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for El Paso

888 - 1646 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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