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Our BenU-DMU joint MPH program is designed to meet the needs of a variety of students in China by offering a generalist MPH degree. The year-round program is offered in four quarter terms: winter, spring, summer, and fall. Classes are held on DMU's campus in Dalian, China in a two-weekend format in the evening of Fridays from 5:30 PM to 8:50 PM, Saturdays and Sundays from 8:30 AM to 3:50 PM. The MPH degree requires 58 quarter hours which includes: 40 quarter credit hours of foundation (core) courses, 12 quarter credit hours of elective courses, and an internship/capstone experience of 6 quarter credit hours (240 contact hours).

Courses taught by BenU side Courses taught by DMU side
MPH 6001--- Behavioral and Social Aspects of Public Health MPH 5011---Biostatistics
MPH 6003---Ethical and Political Issues MPH 6002---Public Health System
MPH 6006---Method of Research in Public Health MPH 6004---Epidemiology
MPH 6011---Biological Aspects of Public Health MPH 6005---Environmental Health
MPH 6032---Public Health Education Methods MPH 6010---Health Policy
MPH 6062---Mgmt. of Health Services Organization MPH 6050---Emergency Preparedness and Planning  
MPH 6098---Community Health Analysis MPH 6099 ---MPH Internship/Capstone(co-taught)
MPH 6099 ---MPH Internship/Capstone(co-taught)