Degrees & Curriculum

he following degrees and certificates are offered as part of the Public Health program at Lake Washington Institute of Technology (LWTech). 

Course Track Options

Full-Time Course Track

Year 1
Year one  Fall Winter Spring

Common Core

PUBH 301

Foundations of Public Health 

PHIL 301

Public Health Ethics

BIOL 311

Public Health Biology

MATH 341

Biostatistics  

ENVS 321

Environmental Health

PUBH 330

Healthcare Leadership and Management

PUBH 320

Principles of Epidemiology 

PUBH 310

Theories of Health Behavior

GEOG 340

Introduction to Health Geography

Year 2
Year two   Fall Winter  Spring 

Common Core

PUBH 410

Public Health Theory, Research Methods, and Design

PUBH 420

Program Planning, Implementation, and Evaluation

PUBH 401

Behavioral and Cultural Issues in Healthcare

POLS 430

Public Health Policy

PUBH 402

Principles of Public Health Communication

Epidemiology Specialization

EPID 315

Statistical Research Tools: Data Management and Data Analysis

EPID 435

Field Epidemiology

EPID 325

Advanced Principles of Epidemiology

EPID 455

Service Learning Capstone

Community Health Specialization

CHPH 315

Mental Health and Addiction

CHPH 325

Health Equity and Social Justice

CHPH 435

Community Health Issues

CHPH 455

Service Learning Capstone

Part-Time Course Track

Year 1

Year one

Fall

Winter 

Spring 

Common Core

PUBH 301

Foundations of Public Health

BIOL 311

Public Health Biology

MATH 341

Biostatistics

ENVS 321

Environmental Health

PUBH 320

Principles of Epidemiology

PUBH 310

Theories of Health Behavior

Year 2
Year two  Fall Winter  Spring

Common Core

PHIL 301

Public Health Ethics

PUBH 410

Public Health Theory, Research Methods, and Design

PUBH 330

Healthcare Leadership and Management

PUBH 420

Program Planning, Implementation, and Evaluation

PUBH 401

Behavioral and Cultural Issues in Healthcare

GEOG 340

Introduction to Health Geography

POLS 430

Public Health Policy

Year 3
Year three  Fall Winter  Spring 

Common Core

 
PUBH 401

Behavioral and Cultural Issues in Healthcare

PUBH 402

Principles of Public Health Communication

Epidemiology Specialization

EPID 315

Statistical Research Tools: Data Management and Data Analysis

EPID 435

Field Epidemiology

EPID 325

Advanced Principles of Epidemiology 

EPID 455

Service Learning Capstone 

Community Health Specialization

CHPH 315

Mental Health and Addiction

CHPH 325

Health Equity and Social Justice

CHPH 435

Community Health Issues

CHPH 455

Service Learning Capstone