SPH does not require the GRE for its master’s and doctoral degree programs. Learn more about our decision regarding the GRE.

Admissions Requirements

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Program-Specific Prerequisites

To be eligible to apply to the Public Health MPH, applicants must be currently applying or accepted to an accredited MURP program.

Students must have a baccalaureate degree before beginning MPH coursework. Preferred performance levels: GPA of 3.00. All applications are reviewed holistically.

Applicants are required to be applying or admitted to a MURP accredited program to be eligible to apply to the dual degree.

Applications deadlines:

  • May/summer terms: April 1
  • Fall term: August 1

To get started on your MPH dual degree with MURP, complete the application in SOPHAS. To find our program  follow the steps below.

  • Areas of student – check ALL
  • Institution – check University of Minnesota of Public Health
  • Program – MPH/MURP – Public Health Urban and Regional Planning
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