DrPH Program Competencies

The Harvard Chan DrPH curriculum is developed and approved by the DrPH Steering Committee and in accordance with the guidelines established by the Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH).

As of 2018-2019, the Harvard Chan School has aligned the DrPH Curriculum with the 2016 CEPH criteria, which provides students with a baseline in foundational public health knowledge and DrPH Foundational Competencies. The 2o DrPH Foundational Competencies are designed to produce transformative academic and practice leaders with expertise in evidence-based public health practice and research.