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The Schools of Nursing and Pharmacy operate on both the Oxford and Jackson campuses. The Schools of Dentistry, Health Related Professionals and Medicine, and the Health Sciences Graduate School, are based in Jackson only. (Additional healthcare programs are available through the School of Applied Sciences on the Oxford campus.) Other than these exceptions, the schools above are on the Oxford campus.

PH 698: Public Health Practicum

Health, Exercise Sci & Recreation Mgmt

All MPH students will demonstrate competency in public health practice through an Applied Practice Experience (APE). The APE may be with a governmental, nongovernmental, nonprofit, industrial, and for-profit setting or appropriate university-affiliated settings. The purpose of this APE is to provide students with applied experiences in which they can demonstrate their public health competencies.

1 - 6 Credits


  • Instructor Approval Required

Instruction Type(s)

  • Pract/Intern: Practicum/Internship for PH 698
  • Pract/Intern: Web-based Pract/Intern for PH 698
  • Pract/Intern: Online Program for PH 698

Subject Areas

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