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Public Health, Graduate Certificate

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Application Deadlines (Domestic Applicants)

  • Fall Semester: June 1st
  • Spring Semester: October 1st
  • Summer Semester: April 1st

Application Deadline (International Applicants)

  • Fall Semester: May 1st

Officially approved as:     

Stand Alone:  Yes  
Degree Dependent:   

Total Credit Hours:  12 

Certificate description: The Graduate Certificate in Public Health offers working professionals the opportunity to enhance their knowledge of foundational areas of public health, including biostatistics, epidemiology, environmental health and health services administration. Students may earn a stand-alone certificate after twelve credit hours (four courses) or may apply earned credits toward the MPH, should they wish to continue their studies. Certificate students who receive B’s or better in all four courses are automatically recommended for admission into the MPH program.

Certificate web site:

For information about certificate, contact:
Master of Public Health Program

Phone:  (573) 884-6844
Address:   Masters of Public Health, 802 Lewis Hall University of Missouri, Columbia, MO 65211

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Graduate Certificate in Public Health
Program Length12 months
Program Costs
  • $4,632 for in-state tuition
  • $8,050 for out-of-state tuition
  • $1,130 for mandatory fees
  • $1,026 for books and supplies
  • This College charges an additional $102.10 per credit hour for course fee.
  • All tuition and fees are subject to change. A student’s residency (e.g., resident vs. nonresident), location (e.g., on campus vs. online) and enrollment level (i.e., number of credit hours taken) effect tuition and fee costs. Visit the MU Cashiers Office website for more program cost information.
Median DebtOf the students who completed this program within normal time, the typical graduate leaves with $6,482 of debt.
Licensure RequirementThe following states do not have licensure requirements for this profession:
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