Epidemiology — Dr.P.H., Ph.D. Comparison

Course TitleDrPHPhD
Corequisites
EPDM 512Epidemiologic Methods III3.0
STAT 522Biostatistics II4.0
Totals
Course TitleDrPHPhD
Epidemiologic Methods
Select 9 units of the following:9.0
Epidemiologic Methods in Outcomes Research and Continuous Quality Improvement
Writing for Health Professionals
Concepts in Nutritional Epidemiology
Biostatistics III
Applied Multivariate Analysis
Modern Nonparametric Statistics
Survival Analysis
Research Data Management
Advanced Data Analysis
EPDM 515Clinical Trials3.03.0
EPDM 635AEpidemiological Studies of Seventh-day Adventists A1.01.0
EPDM 635BEpidemiological Studies of Seventh-day Adventists B1.01.0
STAT 515Grant- and Contract-Proposal Writing3.03.0
STAT 564Survey and Advanced Research Methods3.03.0
EPDM 510Epidemiologic Methods I3.0
EPDM 511Epidemiologic Methods II3.0
EPDM 512Epidemiologic Methods III3.0
STAT 522Biostatistics II4.0
Totals20.024.0
Course TitleDrPHPhD
Descriptive Epidemiology
EPDM 565 or 566Epidemiology of Cancer3.03.0
EPDM 544Epidemiology of Infectious Disease3.03.0
EPDM 566Epidemiology of Cardiovascular Disease3.03.0
EPDM 567Epidemiology of Aging3.03.0
EPDM 588Environmental and Occupational Epidemiology3.03.0
Totals15.015.0
Course TitleDrPHPhD
Biomedical Sciences
AHCJ 538Histology3.0
HPRO 501Human Anatomy and Physiology I6.0
HPRO 531Pathology of Human Systems I3.0
HPRO 532Pathology of Human Systems II3.0
NUTR 517 or 518Advanced Nutrition I: Carbohydrates and Lipids4.0
Totals19.0
Course TitleDrPHPhD
Administration and Leadership
Select 6 units of the following:6.0
Health Policy Analysis and Synthesis
Health-Care Economics
Organizational Behavior in Health Care
Health-Care Negotiations and Conflict Resolution
Managerial Accounting for Health-Care Organizations
Health-Care Marketing
Managing Human Resources in Health-Care Organizations
Current Topics in Health Policy and Leadership
Policy Development for a Twenty-First Century Health System
Leadership—Past, Present, and Future
Health Systems Strategic Planning
Health-Care Quality Management
Totals6.0
Course TitleDrPHPhD
Religion
RELE 5__ Graduate-level Ethics3.0
RELT 5__ Graduate-level Theological3.0
RELR 5__ Graduate-level Relational3.03.0
RELE 525 or 534Ethics for Scientists3.0
RELT 615 or 617Seminar in Philosophy of Religion3.0
Totals9.09.0
Course TitleDrPHPhD
Other Required Courses
EPDM 606Doctoral Seminar in Epidemiology39.09.0
Totals9.09.0
Course TitleDrPHPhD
Cognates
Elective46.0
Totals6.0
Course TitleDrPHPhD
Electives
Elective412.0
Totals12.0
Course TitleDrPHPhD
Research and Dissertation
EPDM 694Research52.06.0
EPDM 685Preliminary Research Experience2.02.0
EPDM 697Dissertation Proposal3.03.0
EPDM 698Dissertation512.012.0
Totals19.023.0
Overall Totals109.086.0
1

May be taken during first two quarters of program, in addition to units required for degree; advanced standing from previous M.P.H. degrees considered

2

Dr.P.H. degree students must choose 3 units from EPDM 565 or EPDM 566. Remaining 6 units to be chosen from list. Ph.D. degree students choose a total of 12 units from list.

3

1 unit per every Fall, Winter and Spring quarter in program; minimum of 9 units

4

Courses in any one public health discipline or from another LLU school, in consultation with advisor.

5

 Repeated registrations required to fulfill total units