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Track II: Preventative Medicine and Epidemiology

Track II (Available via Distance Education* or On Campus)

*Some on-campus courses required

 

Core Courses (6 credits required)

Course Number Course Name Credits Semester Offered

EHS 630

Issues Analysis and Proposal Writing

3

Fall only

EHS 640

Introduction to High-Performance EHS

3

Fall only

 

Methods Requirement (6 credits required)

Course Number Course Name Credits
PREV 600 Principles of Epidemiology (UMB) 3
PREV 621 Biostatistical Methods (UMB) 3

 

Electives (18 total credits required)

Non-Thesis Program: (15 Elective credits, at least one from each group and 3 Special Studies credits)
Thesis Program: (12 Elective credits, at least one from each group and 6 Special Studies credits)

GROUP I: Electives
Choose at least one of the following:
Course Number Course Name Credits
PH/PREV 610 Foundations of Public Health (UMB) 3
PH/PREV 648 Introduction to the Health System and Healthcare Management (UMB) 2-3
PREV 643 Healthcare Economics (UMB) 3
PREV 668 Environmental and Occupational Medicine (UMB) 3
PREV 720 Statistical Methods in Epidemiology (UMB) 3
SOCY 620 Social Epidemiology (UMBC) 3
GROUP II: Electives
Choose at least one of the following
Course Number Course Name Credits
EHS 609 Guided Introduction to EMS Research 3
EHS 632 Disaster Health Services 3
EHS 633 Refugee Health Services 2
EHS 634 Disaster Mitigation 3
EHS 636 Disaster Response 3
EHS 637 Disaster Recovery 3
EHS 638 Disaster Preparedness 3
EHS 639 Catastrophic Preparation and Response 3
EHS 720 Emergency Health Services Quality Management 3
POSI 601 Political and Social Context of Policy 3
POSI 603 Theory and Practice of Policy Analysis 3
POSI 652 Politics of Health 3
SOCY 655 Disability and Rehabilitation 3
GROUP III: Special Studies
Choose one of the following:
Course Number Course Name Credits
EHS 790 Research Project (topical) 3
EHS 799 Master’s Thesis Research 6


Total Required Credits: 30

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