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Program Calendar

2020 – 2021 Academic YearBeginEnd
Fall Campus Dates
08/19/202012/18/2020
Fall Program Dates08/24/202012/20/2020
Fall 108/24/202010/18/2020
Fall 210/26/202012/20/2020
Spring Campus Dates01/12/202105/14/2021
Spring Program Dates1/12/202105/15/2021
Spring 101/12/202103/07/2021
Spring 2 PHW14203/01/202105/15/2021
Spring 203/08/202105/02/2021
Summer Campus Dates05/24/202108/13/2021
Summer Program Dates05/10/202108/15/2021
Summer 1 05/10/202106/27/2021
Second-year Campus Visit05/28/202106/05/2021
Summer 2
05/10/202106/27/2021
First-year Campus Visit06/21/202106/25/2021
Academic and Administrative Holidays
  • Monday, September 7, 2020
  • Monday, November 9, 2020
  • Thursday, November 25 & Friday, November 26, 2020
  • Thursday, December 24 & Friday, December 25, 2020
  • Thursday, December 31, 2020, & Friday, January 1, 2020
  • Monday, January 18, 2021
  • Monday, February 15, 2021
  • Friday, March 26, 2021
  • Saturday, May 15, 2021
  • Monday, May 31, 2021
  • Monday, July 5, 2021

Fall 2020

Course TitleUnitsEnroll.
Number
INTER
HPM
EPI
PHW250B: Epidemiologic Methods II (4 units)
Optional weekly online synchronous sessions
4
32869
(Section): 32870
ElectiveElectiveRequired
PHW290: Intro to R for Public Health (2 units)
Optional online synchronous sessions
2
33779
ElectiveElectiveRequired
Important Dates:
  • These courses are full semester and run from August 19-December 18, 2020.
  • Add drop/dates: refer to the campus schedule.
  • We strongly recommend registering during your phase 1 (Refer to CalCentral for your enrollment dates)
Course TitleUnitsEnroll.
Number
INTER
HPM
EPI
PHW212: Foundations of Global Health
3
29684ElectiveElectiveElective
PHW200G: Health and Social Behavior
3
29645Required 1st-year courseRequired 1st-year courseRequired 1st-year course
PHW260: Infectious Disease
3
29527ElectiveElectiveRequired
PHW224: Organizational Behavior & Management in Health Care
3
29515ElectiveRequiredElective
Important Dates:
  • August 21, 2020, Deadline to add fall 1 courses with program approval.
  • August 24, 2020, Online courses instruction begins. Course sites open at 9:00 am Pacific Time.
  • August 28, 2020, Deadline to drop fall 1 courses with program approval. (Residential Only)
  • September 4, Deadline for all students to drop classes without a fee. $10 fee charged for each class dropped after this date.
  • September 11, Deadline to become “officially registered” (enrolled, tuition and fees paid, no blocks). $150 Late Registration fee after this date.
Academic and Administrative Holidays:
  • Monday, September 7, 2020
Course TitleUnitsEnroll.
Number
INTER
HPM
EPI
PHW250: Epidemiologic Methods
3
29656Required 1st year courseRequired 1st year courseRequired 1st year course
PHW236A: Regulatory Science, Drug Development and Public Health
3
29707ElectiveElectiveElective
PHW220M: Health Policy Methods
3
33642ElectiveRequiredElective
PHW226A: Health Economics
3
29652ElectiveRequirement Alternative (W226C)Elective
PHW253: Outbreak Investigation
3
32773ElectiveElectiveRequired
Important Dates:
  • October 30, 2020, Deadline to add fall 2 courses with program approval.
  • October 26, 2020, Phase I enrollment begins for spring 2021.
  • October 26, 2020, Online courses instruction begins. Course sites open at 9:00 am Pacific Time.
  • October 30, 2020, Deadline to drop fall 2 courses with program approval (Residential Only)
  • November 16, 2020, Phase I enrollment ends for Spring 2021.
  • November 17, 2020, Phase II enrollment begins for Spring 2021.
  • November 18, 2020, Application for Readmission for Spring 2021.
  • November 8, 2019, Phase I enrollment ends for Spring 2021.
  • November 2020, Enrollment appointments available in Calcentral for new graduate students.
  • January 6, 2021. Phase II enrollment ends for Spring 2021.
Academic and Administrative Holidays:
  • Monday, November 9, 2020
  • Thursday, November 25 & Friday, November 26, 2020
  • Thursday, December 24 & Friday, December 25, 2020
  • Thursday, December 31, 2020 & Friday, January 1, 2020

Spring 2021

Course TitleUnitsEnroll.
Number
INTER
HPM
EPI
PHW250B: Epidemiologic Methods II
* Optional weekly online synchronous sessions
4
30577ElectiveElectiveRequired
PHW241R: Categorical Analysis
* Mandatory weekly (online) synchronous sessions
* No required attendance on campus
4
30074ElectiveElectiveRequired
PH290: Introduction to Data Management and Programming in SAS for Public Health
* Mandatory weekly (online) synchronous sessions
* No required attendance on campus
2
NAElectiveElectiveRecommended
PH257: Outbreak Investigation
* Mandatory weekly (online) synchronous sessions
* No required attendance on campus
2
29920ElectiveElectiveElective

We strongly recommend registering during your phase: Refer to CalCentral for your enrollment dates.

Course TitleUnitsEnroll.
Number
INTER
HPM
EPI
PHW200F: Introduction to Environmental Health Sciences

Course dates:
1/12 – 2/28, 2021
Course ends one week earlier

2
29938Required 1st-year courseRequired 1st-year courseRequired 1st-year course
PHW209 Comparative Health Systems
3
30067ElectiveElectiveElective
PHW219: Social & Behavioral Health: Intro to Survey Methods
3
29941ElectiveElectiveRecommended 2nd year course
PHW226C: Economics of Population Health
3
29948ElectiveRequirement Alternative (W226A)Elective
PHW226F: Cost Effectiveness Analysis

Course dates:
1/19 – 2/22, 2021
5 week course, starts one week later

1
29993ElectiveRecommended 2nd year courseElective
PHW272A: Intro to GIS for Public Health
3
30080ElectiveElectiveRecommended 2nd year course
Important dates:
  • January 8, 2021, Deadline to add spring 1 courses with program approval.
  • January 12, 2021, Online courses instruction begins. Course sites open at 9:00 am Pacific Time.
  • January 16, 2021, Deadline to drop spring 1 courses with program approval. (Residential Only)
  • January 29, 2021, Deadline for all students to drop classes without a fee. $10 fee charged for each class dropped after this date.
  • February 5, 2021, Deadline to become “officially registered” (tuition and fees paid, no blocks). $150 Late Registration Fee after this date.
Academic and Administrative Holidays:
  • Monday, January 18, 2021
  • Monday, February 15, 2021
Course TitleUnitsEnroll.
Number
INTER
HPM
EPI
PHW142: Introduction to Probability and Statistics

Course dates:
3/1 – 5/15, 2021
Course starts one week earlier

4
29939Required 1st year courseRequired 1st year courseRequired 1st year course
PHW218: Evaluation of Health and Social Programs
3
29940Recommended 2nd year courseElectiveElective
PHW227A Health Care Finance
3
30080ElectiveRequired 2nd year courseElective
PHW277 GIS for Public Health Practice
3
31602ElectiveElectiveElective
PHW272C: Applied Spatial Data for Public Health
3
30066ElectiveElectiveRequired 2nd year course
Important dates:
  • March 5, 2021, Deadline to add spring 2 courses with program approval.
  • March 8, 2021, Online courses instruction begins. Course sites open at 9:00 am Pacific Time.
  • March 12, 2021, Deadline to drop spring 2 courses with program approval. (Residential Only)
Academic and Administrative Holidays:
  • Friday, March 26, 2021