June 04, 2020
Mplus at a Glance
General Description
Mplus Programs
Version History
System Requirements
Mplus Demo Version
Short Courses
Short Course Videos
and Handouts
Web Training
Mplus YouTube Channel
Mplus User's Guide
Mplus Diagrammer
Technical Appendices
Mplus Web Notes
User's Guide Examples
Mplus Book
Mplus Book Examples
Mplus Book Errata
Mplus Examples
Special Mplus Topics
Bayesian SEM (BSEM)
Complex Survey Data
Exploratory SEM (ESEM)
Measurement Invariance
Mediation Analysis
Missing Data
Mixture Modeling
Multilevel Modeling
Randomized Trials
Structural Equation Modeling
Survival Analysis
Time Series Analysis (DSEM)
Using Mplus via R
Mplus plotting using R
Chi-Square Difference
Test for MLM and MLR
Power Calculation
Monte Carlo Utility
Mplus Website Updates
Mplus Privacy Policy

Last updated: May 21, 2020

Latest News

  • Mplus Version 8.4 is now available. Mplus Version 8.4 includes corrections to minor problems that have been found since the release of Version 8.3 in April, 2019 and the following new features. Registered users who purchased Mplus within the last year and those with a current Mplus Upgrade and Support Contract can download Version 8.4 at no cost by logging into their customer account.

  • New Mplus paper: A better way to do LTA - Latent transition analysis with random intercepts (RI-LTA). Revised version under review. Scripts are available on our RI-LTA page.

  • New Mplus paper: Serang, S., Jacobucci, R., Stegmann, G., Brandmaier, A. M., Culianos, D., & Grimm, K. J. (in press). Mplus Trees: Structural equation model trees using Mplus. Forthcoming in Structural Equation Modeling.

  • New Mplus paper: Advances in Bayesian Model Fit Evaluation for Structural Equation Models. Submitted for publication.

  • New Mplus paper: Bayesian estimation of single and multilevel models with latent variable interactions. Submitted for publication.

  • New Mplus Technical Note: Random starting values and multistage optimization.

  • Pause During Mplus Analysis

  • Free Mplus workshops - Dr. Michael Zyphur has made available a free 3-day workshop held in July 2019 at the University of Melbourne. The workshop covers the new General Cross-Lagged Panel Model (GCLM) in Mplus. A second course will be offered sometime between Nov 25 and Dec 13, 2019. Additionally, a 5-day Mplus workshop covering various modeling topics, from basic correlation and regression to multilevel structural equation modeling and latent growth models in Mplus is available for viewing and download.

    Recent Postings

  • Recent papers

  • Recent videos

  • Recent web notes

  • Recent presentations

  • Recent books

  • Recent FAQs

    Upcoming Mplus Short Courses

  • Structural Equation Modeling using Mplus, Storrs, Connecticut, June 8 - 12, 2020.

  • Longitudinal Data Analysis Using Structural Equation Modeling, Boston, Massachusetts, June 19 - 20, 2020.

    Structural Equation Modelling using Mplus - Online, June 26, 2020.

  • Structural Equation Modelling using Mplus - Online, June 29, 2020.

    View our Courses Page for more information on these and further courses.

  • Mplus Papers
    Using Special Mplus Features

    Introduction to Longitudinal Analysis, Part 7 (2/2)

    Presented by Bengt Muthén, recorded at Johns Hopkins University, August 17, 2017

    Video Handout*, Background Reading

    *slides 85-93 in handout

    Mplus Demo Version

    The Mplus Demo version is available for download at no cost. Click here to download the demo. The demo version contains all of the capabilities of the regular version of Mplus and is only limited by the number of observed variables that can be used in an analysis.

    Student Pricing for Mplus Version 8.4

    Special student pricing is available for Mplus. The student version of the program is identical to the regular version. Click here for more information.

    Mplus Version 8.4 User's Guide and Examples

    Click here for the Mplus Version 8.4 User's Guide and to download the input, output, and data for the Mplus User's Guide examples.

    Mplus Web Training and Handouts

    Videos and handouts for the 13 topics of the Mplus Short Courses are available for viewing. Instructional videos are also available on the Mplus YouTube channel.

    Papers Using Special Mplus Features

    Click here to find papers ordered by topic and by date.

    Mplus Web Notes

    Mplus Web Notes is a vehicle for presenting information on Mplus analysis techniques. Click here to go to Mplus Web Notes.

    Mplus User's Meetings

    Click here for information about past and future Mplus User's Meetings.