MUPP/MPH Joint Degree

The UIC College of Urban Planning and Public Affairs (CUPPA) and the UIC School of Public Health (SPH) offer a joint program leading to the Master of Urban Planning and Policy/Master of Public Health (MUPP/MPH).  Programs of study leading to the joint MUPP/MPH degree are offered by the following SPH Divisions:

  • Community Health Sciences
  • Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences
  • Epidemiology
  • Health Policy and Administration

All of our UPP graduate degrees are STEM classified under Sustainability Studies which means that international students with F-1 visas are eligible to remain in the US under the OPT (Optional Practical Training) program for up to three years and two months after graduation. Students with H-1b visas can stay up to 9 years after graduation.

Joint Degree Contacts

Degree Requirements

For MUPP degree requirements, students complete the core courses for the division they are enrolled in.