Capstone Experience

The Public Health Capstone Experience is an integrative three course series that provides students the opportunity to apply the knowledge and skills learned during their time in the public health major and in college toward a personalized project experience.

PH 480 – Application of Public Health Principles in Research and Practice (3 cr) 
The purpose of this course is to prepare students for an independent, applied learning project. Students will be introduced to a range of public health projects and methods while developing their own project proposal.

PH 485 – Applied Learning Experience (3 cr)  
Course will allow students to execute an independent, mentor-supervised, applied learning project as implementation of skills learned in previous public health coursework.

PH 489 – Public Health Undergraduate Capstone Seminar (3 cr)  
This course focuses on integration of public health knowledge, skills, and practice acquired during the public health undergraduate degree. Students will also reflect on, finalize, and present, their applied learning experience projects.