Important Dates

The Internship and special project form the culminating experience of the Master of Public Health.  Students must meet the deadlines outlined below to stay on track for graduation.

Internship Questionnaire


Submit to the internship coordinator 1-2 semesters before beginning the internship. Specific deadlines are emailed to students. See the Forms link.

Internship Project Proposal and Work Plan Due Dates


Internship proposals must be submitted in advance of the semester in which students plan to start internships. Submit to the internship coordinator and online MPH advisor by the deadlines listed below. See the Forms link.

Internship Proposals

  • Spring – October 25, 2019
  • Summer – March 13, 2020
  • Fall- July 10, 2019
Submit all proposals to the Internship Coordinator

Public Health Day


An oral or poster presentation based the student’s special project is made during a Public Health Day near the end of the student’s final semester in the program. Presentations are made to faculty, preceptors, fellow students, and family.

Public Health Day Dates

  • Spring – April 3, 2020
  • Summer – July 17, 2020
  • Fall – November 15, 2019