Twinsburg - MPH leadership focused hybrid program

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The MPH Leadership-focused program is a hybrid program (in-person and online).  Students complete two 3-hour courses each semester.  One course is offered the first 7 weeks of the semester and the second course is offered the second 7 weeks.  The in-person segment of the course meets one day a week (for seven weeks).  The online segment of the course is available to students online asynchronously (no set meeting time).


In-Person Course Segment Meets at the Regional Academic Center

Regional Academic Center located in Twinsburg at 2745 Creekside Drive with easy highway access from surrounding counties. The modern facility houses executive classrooms and
the center is open weekdays with student services. College of Public Health classes are offered evenings one night per week.


CORE COURSES (19 semester hours)

  • Environmental Health Concepts
  • Public Health Administration
  • Social Determinants of Health Behaviors
  • Biostatics in Public Health
  • Fundamentals of Public Health Epidemiology
  • Community Health Needs Assessment

HPM CONCENTRATION SPECIFIC COURSES (15 semester hours)

  • Health Care Systems
  • Public Health Policy, Law, and Ethics
  • Public Health Program: Planning, Implementation, Evaluation
  • Financial Management
  • Cost-Benefit Analysis

LEADERSHIP COURSES (6 semester hours)

  • Leadership I:--Foundations of Effective Leadership
  • Leadership II: Whole System Approaches leading to Organizational Change

APPLIED PRACTICE EXPERIENCE (APE) (3 semester hours)

  • Students complete a 3-semester hour Applied Practice Experience (150 contact hours)

ELECTIVE (3 semester hours)

Required Courses

MPH Twinsburg

Semester Hours

Core Courses

19

Concentration Courses

15

Leadership Courses

6

Applied Practice Experience

3

Elective

3

TOTAL SEMESTER HOURS

46

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