Suggested Program Plan (Course Option)

We suggest that all students in the Master of Public Health with Specialization in Nursing (course option) complete the following. The plan described below may not necessarily be offered in this order.

  • Standard Full-time students must complete all requirements within 6 terms (2 years)
  • Flexible Full-time students must complete all requirements within 12 terms (4 years)

For detailed information about each course, see our University Calendar.





Year 1

HESC 5010: Foundations of Public and Population Health

HESC 5013: Social and Ecological Determinants of Health

HESC 5070: Epidemiology I


HESC 5030: Intro to Biostats

HESC 5210: Health Promotion and Illness Prevention

HESC 213: Environmental and Occupational Public Health

Elective #1

Year 2

HESC 5337: Nursing Leadership

HESC 5510: Program Planning and Evaluation


HESC 5332: Nursing Theory in Public Health

Elective #2


HESC 5805: Practicum and Report