Learning Outcomes

Graduates of the Master of Public Health program will accomplish the following outcomes:

  1. Apply critical thinking skills and knowledge to the research and practice of public health.
  2. Develop communication approaches to advocate and educate diverse populations on factors that impact health outcomes.
  3. Differentiate between the use of qualitative and quantitative research methods in epidemiology to develop appropriate solutions pertaining to diverse public health issues.
  4. Examine the effects of environmental and occupational factors on the health of the population to create effective solutions.
  5. Assess the social determinants of health to develop policies and programs that address health disparities, health inequities, and health inequalities in diverse populations.
  6. Analyze trends and patterns of disease in diverse populations using biostatistical and epidemiological methods.