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Program Calendar

2022 – 2023 Academic YearBeginEnd
Fall Program Dates
Fall Full TermMonday, August 22, 2022Sunday, December 11, 2022
Fall 1Monday, August 22, 2022Sunday, October 16, 2022
Fall 2Monday, October 24, 2022Sunday, December 18, 2022
Spring Program Dates
Spring Full TermTuesday, January 17, 2023Sunday, May 7, 2023
Spring 1Tuesday, January 10, 2023Sunday, March 5, 2023
Spring 2Monday, March 6, 2023Sunday, April 30, 2023
Summer Program Dates
Summer 1 Monday, May 8, 2023Sunday, June 25, 2023
Second-year Campus Visit (Option 1)Tuesday, May 30, 2023Sunday, June 4, 2023
Second-year Campus Visit (Option 2)Saturday, June 3, 2023Thursday, June 8, 2023
First-year Campus VisitMonday, June 19, 2023Friday, June 23, 2023
Summer 2
Monday, June 26, 2023Sunday, August 13, 2023
Academic and Administrative Holidays
  • Monday, September 5, 2022 (Labor Day)
  • Friday, November 11, 2022 (Veteran’s Day)
  • Thursday, November 24, 2022 (Thanksgiving)
  • Friday, November 25, 2022 (Thanksgiving)
  • Monday, December 26, 2022 (Winter Holiday)
  • Tuesday, December 27, 2022 (Winter Holiday)
  • Monday, January 2, 2023 (New Year)
  • Tuesday, January 3, 2023 (New Year)
  • Monday, January 16, 2023 (Martin Luther King Jr. Day)
  • Monday, February 20, 2023 (President’s Day)
  • Monday, March 27 – Friday, March 31, 2023 (Spring Break)*
  • Friday, March 31, 2023 (Cesar Chavez Day)
  • Monday, May 29, 2023 (Memorial Day)
  • Monday, June 19, 2023 (Juneteenth)
  • Tuesday, July 4, 2023 (Independence Day)

*Spring Break only applies to Spring Full Term courses

Fall 2022

Course TitleUnitsClass
Number
INTER
HPM
EPI
PHN
PHW142: Introduction to Probability and Statistics in Biology and Public Health
4
31116Required (1st year)Required (1st year)Required (1st year)Required (1st year)
PHW200F: Environmental Health Sciences Breadth
2
31117Required (1st year)Required (1st year)Required (1st year)Required (1st year)
PHW200G: Health and Social Behavior Breadth
3
29839Required (1st year)Required (1st year)Required (1st year)Required (1st year)
PHW250: Epidemiological Methods I
3
29921Required (1st year)Required (1st year)Required (1st year)Required (1st year)
PHW250B: Epidemiologic Methods II
4
29895ElectiveElectiveRequired (2nd year)Elective
PHW251: R for Public Health
2
29932ElectiveElectiveRequirement OptionElective
PHW251B: Data Visualization for Public Health
2 or 3
33334ElectiveElectiveRequirement OptionElective
PHW252: Epidemiological Analysis
4
32701ElectiveElectiveRequirement OptionElective
PH252C: Intervention Trial Design
2
32311ElectiveElectiveRequirement OptionElective

We strongly recommend registering during Phase 1. Refer to CalCentral for your enrollment dates.

Exam Dates can be found in the course syllabi, available on the Course Catalog page.

Important dates:
  • August 19, 2022, Deadline to add Fall Full Term courses with program approval (campus deadline does not apply to OOMPH).
  • August 22, 2022, Online course instruction begins.
  • August 26, 2022, Deadline to drop Fall Full Term courses with instructor approval (Residential Students Only).
  • September 2, 2022, Deadline for OOMPH students to drop courses without a $10 fee. Drop requests after this date require program manager approval.
  • September 9, 2022, Deadline to become “officially registered” (tuition and fees paid, no blocks). $150 Late Registration Fee after this date.
  • October 17 – October 23, 2022, Comprehensive Exam dates.
  • December 2, 2022, Deadline to change grading option with program manager approval.
Academic and Administrative Holidays:
  • Monday, September 5, 2022 (Labor Day)
  • Friday, November 11, 2022 (Veteran’s Day)
  • Thursday, November 24, 2022 (Thanksgiving)
  • Friday, November 25, 2022 (Thanksgiving)
  • Monday, December 26, 2022 (Winter Holiday)
  • Tuesday, December 27, 2022 (Winter Holiday)
  • Monday, January 2, 2023 (New Year)
  • Tuesday, January 3, 2023 (New Year)
Course TitleUnitsClass
Number
INTER
HPM
EPI
PHN
PHW212: Foundations of Global Health
3
29862ElectiveElectiveElectiveElective
PHW224: Organizational Behavior and Management in Health Care
3
29725ElectiveRequired (2nd year)Elective Elective
PHW260: Infectious Diseases
3
29736ElectiveElectiveElectiveElective

We strongly recommend registering during Phase 1. Refer to CalCentral for your enrollment dates.

Exam Dates can be found in the course syllabi, available on the Course Catalog page.

Important dates:
  • August 19, 2022, Deadline to add Fall 1 courses with program approval (campus deadline does not apply to OOMPH).
  • August 22, 2022, Online course instruction begins.
  • August 26, 2022, Deadline to drop Fall 1 courses with program approval (Residential Students Only).
  • September 2, 2022, Deadline for OOMPH students to drop courses without a $10 fee. Drop requests after this date require program manager approval.
  • September 9, 2022, Deadline to become “officially registered” (tuition and fees paid, no blocks). $150 Late Registration Fee after this date.
  • October 7, 2022, Deadline to change grading option with program manager approval.
Academic and Administrative Holidays:
  • Monday, September 5, 2022 (Labor Day)
Course TitleUnitsClass
Number
INTER
HPM
EPI
PHN
PHW206B: Food and Nutrition Policy
3
32437ElectiveElectiveElectiveRequired
PHW213: Global Health Ethics
3
29920ElectiveElectiveElectiveElective
PHW220M: Health Policy Methods
3
29898ElectiveRequirement OptionElectiveElective
PHW226A: Health Economics
3
29842ElectiveRequirement Alternative (PHW226C)ElectiveElective
PHW236A: Regulatory Science, Drug Development and Public Health
3
29872ElectiveElectiveElectiveElective
PHW253: Outbreak Investigations
3
29894ElectiveElectiveRequirement OptionElective

We strongly recommend registering during Phase 1. Refer to CalCentral for your enrollment dates.

Exam Dates can be found in the course syllabi, available on the Course Catalog page.

Important dates:
  • October 21, 2022, Deadline to add Fall 2 courses with program approval (campus deadline does not apply to OOMPH).
  • October 24, 2022, Online course instruction begins.
  • October 28, 2022, Deadline to drop Fall 2 courses with instructor approval (Residential Students Only).
  • December 9, 2022, Deadline to change grading option with program manager approval.
Academic and Administrative Holidays:
  • Friday, November 11, 2022 (Veteran’s Day)
  • Thursday, November 24, 2022 (Thanksgiving)
  • Friday, November 25, 2022 (Thanksgiving)
  • Monday, December 26, 2022 (Winter Holiday)
  • Tuesday, December 27, 2022 (Winter Holiday)
  • Monday, January 2, 2023 (New Year)
  • Tuesday, January 3, 2023 (New Year)

Spring 2023

Course TitleUnitsClass
Number
INTER
HPM
EPI
PHN
PHW142: Introduction to Probability and Statistics
4
30246Required (1st year)Required (1st year)Required (1st year)Required (1st year)
PHW200F: Environmental Health Sciences Breadth Course
2
30245Required (1st year)Required (1st year)Required (1st year)Required (1st year)
PHW200G: Health and Social Behavior Breadth
3
30396Required (1st year)Required (1st year)Required (1st year)Required (1st year)
PH215: Anti-Racist and Racial Justice Praxis Spring Student Elective
3
30417ElectiveElectiveElectiveElective
PHW241: Intermediate Biostatistics for Public Health
4
30832ElectiveElectiveRequired (2nd year)Elective
PHW250: Epidemiologic Methods I
3
30395Required (1st year)Required (1st year)Required (1st year)Required (1st year)
PHW252A: Causal Inference for Public Health Professionals
4
TBAElectiveElectiveRequirement OptionElective
PH252C: Intervention Trial Design (Mandatory weekly online discussion sessions will be held from 8-9pm PT on Wednesdays.)
2
30387ElectiveElectiveRequirement OptionElective
PH271K: Introduction to Data Management and Programming in SAS for Public Health (Mandatory weekly synchronous sessions. No required attendance on campus.)
2
30406ElectiveElectiveRequirement OptionElective

We strongly recommend registering during Phase 1. Refer to CalCentral for your enrollment dates.

Exam Dates can be found in the course syllabi, available on the Course Catalog page.

Important dates:
  • January 13, 2023, Deadline to add Spring Full Term courses with program approval (campus deadline does not apply to OOMPH).
  • January 17, 2023, Online course instruction begins.
  • January 20, 2023, Deadline to drop Spring Full Term courses with instructor approval (Residential Students Only).
  • January 27, 2023, Deadline for OOMPH students to drop courses without a $10 fee. Drop requests after this date require program manager approval.
  • January 30 – February 5, 2023, Comprehensive Exam dates.
  • February 2, 2023, Deadline to become “officially registered” (tuition and fees paid, no blocks). $150 Late Registration Fee after this date.
  • April 28, 2023, Deadline to change grading option with program manager approval.
Academic and Administrative Holidays:
  • Monday, January 16, 2023 (Martin Luther King Jr. Day)
  • Monday, February 20, 2023 (President’s Day)
  • Monday, March 27 – Friday, March 31, 2023 (Spring Break)*
  • Friday, March 31, 2023 (Cesar Chavez Day)
  • *Spring Break only applies to Spring Full Term courses
Course TitleUnitsClass
Number
INTER
HPM
EPI
PHN
PHW206A: Nutrition Assessment
3
30405ElectiveElectiveElectiveRequired
PHW219: Social and Behavorial Health Research: Introduction to Survey Methods
3
30831ElectiveElectiveRequirement OptionElective
PHW222A: Biomedical Innovation Policy
3
30409ElectiveRequirement Option (PHW220M)ElectiveElective
PHW225A: Introduction to Applied Implementation Science
1
30418ElectiveElectiveRequirement OptionElective
PHW226C: Economics of Population Health
3
30252ElectiveRequirement Alternative (PHW226A)ElectiveElective
PHW226F: Cost Effectiveness Analysis
1
30291ElectiveRecommendedElectiveElective
PHW272A: Introduction to Geographic Information Systems for Public Health
3
30290ElectiveElectiveRecommendedElective

We strongly recommend registering during Phase 1. Refer to CalCentral for your enrollment dates.

Exam Dates can be found in the course syllabi, available on the Course Catalog page.

Important dates:
  • January 6, 2023, Deadline to add Spring 1 courses with program approval (campus deadline does not apply to OOMPH).
  • January 10, 2023, Online course instruction begins.
  • January 14, 2023, Deadline to drop Spring 1 courses with instructor approval (Residential Students Only).
  • January 27, 2023, Deadline for OOMPH students to drop courses without a $10 fee. Drop requests after this date require program manager approval.
  • February 2, 2023, Deadline to become “officially registered” (tuition and fees paid, no blocks). $150 Late Registration Fee after this date.
  • February 24, 2023, Deadline to change grading option with program manager approval.
Academic and Administrative Holidays:
  • Monday, January 16, 2023 (Martin Luther King Jr. Day)
  • Monday, February 20, 2023 (President’s Day)
Course TitleUnitsClass
Number
INTER
HPM
EPI
PHN
PHW209: Comparative Health Systems
3
32646ElectiveElectiveElectiveElective
PHW218: Evaluation of Health and Social Programs
3
30247RecommendedElectiveElectiveRequired
PHW225B: Implementation Science: Applied Case Studies
1
30419ElectiveElectiveRequirement OptionElective
PHW227A: Health Care Finance
3
30361ElectiveRequired (2nd year)ElectiveElective
PHW272C: Applied Spatial Data Science for Public Health
3
30356ElectiveElectiveRequirement OptionElective
PHW277: Applied GIS for Public Health Practice
3
30378ElectiveElectiveElectiveElective

We strongly recommend registering during Phase 1. Refer to CalCentral for your enrollment dates.

Exam Dates can be found in the course syllabi, available on the Course Catalog page.

Important dates:
  • March 3, 2023 Deadline to add Spring 2 courses with program approval (campus deadline does not apply to OOMPH).
  • March 6, 2023, Online course instruction begins.
  • March 10, 2023, Deadline to drop Spring 2 courses with instructor approval (Residential Students Only).
  • April 21, 2023, Deadline to change grading option with program manager approval.
Academic and Administrative Holidays:
    • Monday, March 31, 2023 (Cesar Chavez Day)

Summer 2023

Course TitleUnitsClass
Number
INTER
HPM
EPI
PHN
PHW200E: Health Policy and Management Breadth Course

Campus Visit Dates:
Monday, June 19 - Friday, June 23, 2023

3
TBARequired (1st year)Required (1st year)Required (1st year)Required (1st year)
PHW257: Public Health Preparedness and Emergency Response
3
TBAElectiveElectiveElective Elective
PHW289: Interdisciplinary Health Seminar

Campus Visit Dates:

[Option 1] Tuesday, May 30 - Sunday, June 4, 2023

[Option 2] Saturday, June 3 - Thursday, June 8, 2023


3
TBARequired (2nd year)Required (2nd year)Required (2nd year)Required (2nd year)

Exam Dates can be found in the course syllabi, available on the Course Catalog page.

Important dates:
  • May 5, 2023, Deadline to add Summer 1 courses with program approval (campus deadline does not apply to OOMPH).
  • May 8, 2023, Online course instruction begins.
  • May 12, 2023, Deadline to drop Summer 1 courses with instructor approval (Residential Students Only).
  • June 2, 2023, Deadline for all students to drop or withdraw from classes (with refund).
  • June 16, 2023, Deadline to change grading option with program manager approval.
  • June 26 – July 5, 2023, Comprehensive Exam dates.
Academic and Administrative Holidays:
    • Monday, May 29, 2023 (Memorial Day)
    • Monday, June 19, 2023 (Juneteenth)
Course TitleUnitsClass
Number
INTER
HPM
EPI
PHN
PHW204: Mass Communication in Public Health
3
ElectiveElectiveElectiveElective
PHW205: Program Planning and Development
3
ElectiveElective ElectiveRequired
PHW206: Maternal and Child Health Nutrition
3
ElectiveElective Elective Required
PHW219: Social and Behavioral Health Research: Introduction to Survey Methods
3
ElectiveElectiveRequirement OptionElective
PHW220M: Health Policy Methods
3
ElectiveRequirement OptionElectiveElective
PHW223: Strategy in Health Care Organizations
3
ElectiveRequired Elective Elective
PHW268: Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WaSH) for Health and Development
3
ElectiveElectiveRequirement OptionElective

Exam Dates can be found in the course syllabi, available on the Course Catalog page.

Important dates:
  • June 23, 2023, Deadline to add Summer 2 courses with program approval (campus deadline does not apply to OOMPH).
  • June 26, 2023, Online course instruction begins.
  • June 30, 2023, Deadline to drop Summer 2 courses with instructor approval (Residential Students Only).
  • June 30, 2023, Deadline for all students to drop or withdrawal from classes (with refund).
  • August 4, 2023, Deadline to change grading option with program manager approval.
Academic and Administrative Holidays:
    • Tuesday, July 4, 2023 (Independence Day)