MD/MPH - UT Health San Antonio Long School of Medicine

The Doctor of Medicine/Master of Public Health (MD/MPH) dual degree is a collaborative program between UT Health San Antonio Long School of Medicine and UTHealth School of Public Health in San Antonio. The integrated dual degree program satisfies the requirements of both the MD and MPH degree program. 

The MPH degree requires that students attain skills and knowledge in core public health disciplines of biostatistics; environmental and occupational health; epidemiology and disease control; health promotion and behavioral sciences; and management, policy and community health. Shared crediting makes it possible for students to complete both degrees in four to five years. 

See the informational flyer for the MD/MPH in Medicine and Public Health for more details. 

The MPH Program – 45 Credits Total

  • Core Courses (18 credits)
  • Shared Credits from UT Health San Antonio Long School of Medicine (12 credits)
  • Advanced Public Health Coursework (9 credits)
  • Integrative Learning Experience (3 credits)
  • Practicum (3 credits)

Students pursuing a dual degree opportunity are entered into the Customized MPH program at UTHealth School of Public Health. For more information on the Customized MPH program and to view a program planner, click here

Program Contacts:

UTHealth School of Public Health in San Antonio
Melissa Valerio, Ph.D., M.P.H., Campus Dean 
sarc@uth.tmc.edu

UT Health San Antonio Long School of Medicine
Barbara Taylor, M.D., M.S., Assistant Dean for the MD/MPH Program
TaylorB4@uthscsa.edu