Graduate Certificate in Participatory Health Research
University of Missouri-Columbia

Program Details

University of Missouri-Columbia offers the online Graduate Certificate in Participatory Health Research. This certificate helps professionals in health care, public health and social work understand community-based, patient-centered and clinical effectiveness research methods. If you want to identify best practices in prevention, treatment and the monitoring of clinical conditions and health delivery systems, this may be the program for you.

This program may help advance your career in the following:

  • Patient centered care
  • Community health care
  • Clinical research
  • Health policy
  • Data analysis
  • Outreach


  • Completed baccalaureate or advanced degree from a regionally accredited institution
  • Minimum GPA of 3.0 in the last 60 hours of undergraduate education
  • English language proficiency (TOEFL scores) if applicable

School Accreditation Statement

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission