DMD/MPH Courses

Students will take 4.5 courses while in dental school and 8.5 courses in summer and fall following dental school, with a December completion date (4.5 year program).  Alternatively, students can take 4.5 courses while in dental school and 8.5 courses in summer, fall, and spring following dental school, with a May completion date (5 year program).

Third year start (4.5 year program)

Timing

Course

1 course Fall third year

Public Health and Health Care

1 course Spring third year

Principles of Biostatistics (w/Lab)

1 course Summer third to fourth year

Principles of Epidemiology

.5 course Fall fourth year

Public Health Research Methods

1 course Spring fourth year

Introduction to Occupational and Environmental Health

4.5 courses Summer after graduation

ALE Planning;

Health Behavior and Health Communication;

Healthcare Organization: Budgeting and Management;

2 Electives

4 courses Fall after graduation

ALE Implementation

3 electives

Third year start (5 year program)

Timing

Course

1 course Fall third year

Public Health and Health Care

1 course Spring third year

Principles of Biostatistics (w/Lab)

1 course Summer third to fourth year

Principles of Epidemiology

.5 course Fall fourth year

Public Health Research Methods

1 course Spring fourth year

Introduction to Occupational and Environmental Health

3 courses Summer after TUSDM graduation

Health Behavior and Health Communication;

Healthcare Organization: Budgeting and Management;

1 Elective

3 courses Fall after TUSDM graduation

ALE Planning;

2.5 Electives

2.5 courses Spring after TUSDM graduation

ALE Implementation;

2 Electives

Curriculum and Requirements

How to Apply