As part of our mandate to train future leaders in the field of Maternal and Child Health, we offer an interdisciplinary concentration in Maternal and Child Health open to all residential Harvard Chan School students. Students who complete concentration requirements will graduate with a letter stating they have concentrated in Maternal and Child Health.
Students admitted Fall 2021 and later : MCH-Concentration-Guidelines2021-2022
Students admitted prior to Fall 2021: MCH Concentration-Guidelines2020-2021
Concentration Overview as of Fall 2021*
*No Audit option
|Program||Basic Courses of MCH
(At least 1 required)
|Total credits needed||Culminating Project|
|MPH45/MS1||SBS360 (2 semesters)
|1 core course from list||Various elective courses as needed||7.5||Practicum or thesis in MCH-related topic|
|MPH65/MS2||SBS360 (2 semesters)
|1 -2 core course(s) from list||Various elective courses as needed||10||Practicum or thesis in MCH-related topic|
|PhD/DrPH||SBS360 (2 semesters)
|1 -2 core course(s) from list||Various elective courses as needed||10||Dissertation or DELTA project in MCH-related topic|
Prospective and current students should review the concentration guidelines found at the link above and if interested contact us at email@example.com.