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Two UT institutions partner to provide a unique opportunity to learn about management and public health. Completers will earn a Masters of Business Administration Degree from UT Permian Basin and a graduate certificate in Public Health from the UT Health Science Center-Houston. 

  • UT Permian Basin's College of Business is accredited by Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) International 
  • UTHealth's School of Public Health is accredited by Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH). 

The curriculum requires 46 total hours, 15 courses. A course can be taken on campus or online. The Public Health Certificate courses are available online. 

MBA with Public Health Certificate Requirements

UTPB Courses (30 credit hours) 

  • ACCT 6301 Accounting Analysis 
  • FINA 6320 Financial Analysis 
  • MNGT 6360 Organizational Behavior 
  • ACCT 6311 or MNGT 6311 Information Management Systems
  • MNGT 6301 Legal Environment of Business 
  • MNGT 6303 Analytical Models for Decision-Making 
  • MNGT 6361 Business Research Methods 
  • MNGT 6366 Strategic Management 
  • MNGT 6301 International Business 
  • MRKT 6310 Marketing Management 

UT Health Public Health Certificate Courses (16) 

  • PH 1690 or PHW 1690 (online): Introduction to Biostatistics in Public Health (4 cr.)
  • PHM 2612 or PHWM 2612 (online): Epidemiology I 
  • PHM 3715 or PHWM 3715 (online): Management and Policy Concepts in Public Health
  • PHM 1110 or PHWM 1110 (online): Health Promotion and Behavioral Sciences in Public Health
  • PHWM 2110 (online): Public Health Ecology & the Human Environment

Total credits for the MBA and Certificate is 46. 

All courses are 3 credits except where marked.

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