School of Health Professions
Graduate certificates are a great way to enhance your resume and career prospects. Certificates are 12 to 15 credit hours, and courses can be taken in person or online. You do not have to be a Master of Public Health student to complete a public health certificate.
A graduate certificate underscores your expertise in the areas below.
Application deadlines depend on what semester you wish to begin classes.
*International applicants applying for our campus degree program on an F1/J1 visa, can only apply for fall semesters. MPH Certificate options are not available to F1/J1 students, unless the applicant is a current University of Missouri (MU) student enrolled in another full-time program.
Candidates must have:
International/non-native English speaking applicants must have an official Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) or International English Language Testing System (IELTS) score. For the TOEFL, a score of 550 or better on the paper-based version, or a score of 80 or better on the internet-based version. For the IELTS, a minimum score of 6.5 is required.
Upload the following to the MU Office of Graduate Studies online web application:
If you have questions about the application process, emailTurner Rafter at firstname.lastname@example.org.