Curriculum

Preparing students to be leaders 
and advocates for justice and equity.

Preparing students to be leaders
and advocates for justice and equity.

Curriculum

The Master of Public Policy: Community Health concentration is a 36 credit hour program. Successful completion of this program includes the courses listed below.

Core Courses:

  • Theories of Public Policy and Administration
  • Political Economy and Economic Analysis in Public Policy Development
  • Ethics in Public Service
  • Collaborative Policy Making and Civic Engagement
  • Social-Urban Policy and Development
  • Quantitative Research Methods
  • Qualitative Research Methods
  • Business and Government Policy
  • Capstone Experience in Public Administration and Public Policy
  • Social Justice Practicum I
  • Social Justice Practicum II

Community Health Concentration Courses:

  • Urban Health Determinants and Outcomes
  • Health Policy and Management
  • Topics in Urban Policy: Critical Urban Mental Health Issues

Human Rights Advocacy Concentration Courses:

  • Human Rights Policies and Outcomes
  • Human Right to Health
  • Topics in Urban Policy: Contemporary Human Rights Issues

Find course descriptions and more information in the Adler University Course Catalog at adler.edu/catalog.