The MPH Program requires 45 graduate credit hours that can be completed in two years by traditional students. The 45 credit hours consist of 39 required and 6 elective credit hours. The sample plans of study below are models that can be customized to the needs of individual students. New students are strongly encouraged to review the templates below and bring it with them to their initial meeting with the MPH Program Academic Advisor.

To see a full list of required & elective courses and the format they are offered, click on the appropriate emphasis area below.


Health Promotion Policy (HPP)

Summer Entrance

Fall Entrance

Spring Entrance

Online (HPP)

Veterinary Public Health (VPH)

Summer Entrance

Fall Entrance

Spring Entrance

Online (VPH)

Dual Degrees

MPH/Doctor of Veterinary Medicine

MPH/MA Journalism


MPH/MSW Social Work

To set up an advising appointment contact:

Graham Greer via e-mail or MU Connect