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Public Health Minor - Program Requirements

(HEGIS: , CIP: 51.2201 Public Health, General (MPH, DPH))

School of Public Health and Health Professions

401 Kimball Tower
South Campus
Buffalo, NY 14214-3079

Office of Undergraduate Public Health Programs

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Completing the Public Health Minor Program

Transfer Credit Policy

The minor in public health follows general UB policies with respect to transfer credit. Students can review the TAURUS listing of articulated transfer courses to see if a course taken at another institution will count towards a public health minor requirement. If a student has taken a course that is not listed in TAURUS they can contact the Office of Academic and Student Affairs to discuss.

Prerequisite Courses

There are no prerequisite courses for the public health minor.

Required Courses

PUB 101 Introduction to Public Health
One lower-division course (3 cr. minimum; see options below)*
PUB 340 Introduction to Epidemiology
STA 119 Statistical Methods
Two upper-division courses (minimum 6 credit hours total; see options list below)**

*Lower Division Course Options
any 200-level public health (PUB) course

**Upper Division Course Options
Any 300-level or 400-level public health (PUB) course numbered 340-370 or 400-480, or one of the following options:

Note: for both the lower division and upper division elective courses, a student may petition the program director for permission to count a course not on the approved electives list.

Total Credit Hours Required

Total credit hours required for the Public Health Minor
Total Credits Required for Minor/Certificate19

Minors and certificates must be completed in conjunction with a major and all university degree requirements must be met.

Students should consult with an academic advisor to determine how any transfer or exam credit might be utilized in meeting general education, prerequisite, or minor requirements.

Total Credit Hours Required represents the minimum credits needed to complete this program, and may vary based on a number of circumstances. This chart should not be used for financial aid purposes.

Published: Jan 30, 2023 10:58:03