Master of Public Health / Health Promotion & Policy
University of Missouri-Columbia

Program Details

The online Master of Public Health with an emphasis in Health Promotion and Policy is designed for students wanting to promote the health and well-being of their communities through careers in population-based or public health service.  Coursework includes principles of public health, perspectives of global health, epidemiology, public health research methods, heath care in the U.S., community-based public health interventions, and health program design and management.


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

Special Accreditation

Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH)

School Accreditation Statement

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

Geographic Restrictions

Programs requiring licensure or clinical experiences may not be authorized in Alabama, Louisiana, Maryland, Massachusetts, New York, North Carolina, Oregon, and Washington. Residents of these states can request for more information.