UMass/Amherst, School of Public Health and Health Sciences

Blended MPH Program on the Worcester Campus

Sample Academic Schedule (this is just a sample.  The program is usually more than 2 years)

 Fall Semester year 1

Spring Semester
year 1

Summer Semester I, year one

Summer Semester 2, year one

 Introductory Biostatistics (live)

Principles of Epidemiology (live)

Intro to the US Health Care System (online)


 Intermediate Biostatistics (live)

Applied Epidemiology (live)

Applications of Social and Behavioral Theories in PH Interventions (online)

 Elective online or Research Methods (live)


Elective online 



Fall Semester year 2

Spring Semester year 2

 Summer semester 1, year 2

Summer semester 2, year 2 

Data Management   web-based

Environmental Health







Culminating Project

 Global Health in the Developing World (live)

 Elective(2) online