Missouri State University

Missouri State University

Public Health


Missouri State University

Springfield, MO 65897

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Public Health

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The program's mission is to educate students in theoretical, scientific, and practical aspects of public health. Students gain knowledge in each of the five areas basic to public health: biostatistics, epidemiology, environmental health sciences, health services administration, and the social and behavioral sciences. Students are prepared to assess community health needs, plan effective health education and health intervention programs, implement and evaluate educational experiences, serve as resource people in health education, and conduct public health research.


Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH)

International Student Requirements:

International applicants for whom English is not the native language are required to submit official scores from the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL). Minimum scores of 550 on the paper-based test, or a comparable score of 213 on the computer-based test are required.

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

# of Credits Required: 42 cr. hrs.

Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): $247 Missouri residents, $494 non-Missouri residen USD

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Midsize City

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999

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