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Public Health Graduate Certificate

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: 
Sandy Gummersheimer 
MPH Academic Advisor
Master of Public Health Program

Phone:  (573) 884-6836
Address:   Masters of Public Health, 802 Lewis Hall University of Missouri, Columbia, MO 65211

Beginning with Summer 2016 applicants, new minimum English language proficiency requirements will go into effect.

Click here to view the new score requirements.