MPH/MUP Program

Through this three-year program, you will earn an MPH degree and a Master of Urban Planning (MUP) degree.

This collaborative program trains professionals to have expertise in creating healthy places and communities. Graduates are prepared for a variety of professional roles in public service, health organizations, and consulting firms in planning and public or environmental health.


The MUP curriculum requires 52 graduate credits. The program is built around a core curriculum, general electives, a planning studio, a departmental colloquium, and a culminating professional thesis or project.

Up to three elective courses can be shared across both programs.  

Our MPH curriculum will provide a comprehensive understanding of public health philosophy, as well as the practical knowledge and skills needed to address current and emerging public health problems. You''ll complete 47 to 48 credits including coursework, a field training experience, and a culminating project.

Academic Integrity Policy for Graduate Students

All students should review and be familiar with UB’s policy on academic integrity.

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