Careers in Public Health

Careers in Public Health

From the Public Health perspective, groups of people are the "patient." The initiatives that are designed to help specific populations, in turn, also have a tremendous positive effect on individuals.

Unlimited Horizon...

As the eventual application of the MPH skill set is determined by the interests of the graduate student, those with an MPH hold leadership positions in a wide variety of fields.

These include:

  • Hospitals and other Health Care Agencies
  • Governmental Agencies                  
  • Managed Care Plans
  • Insurance Industry
  • Pharmaceutical Industry
  • Non-profit Health Agencies
  • Research
  • Enviromental Health
  • Food Safety
  • Quality Assurance
  • Disaster Preparedness
  • Disease Prevention
  • Population Health Management
  • Public Health Administration
  • Project Coordination
  • Tobacco Control
  • Maternal & Child Health
  • Aging/Gerontology
  • Health Education
  • Health Promotion

The MPH degree leads to a wealth of career opportunities-whether it's your first entry into the job market or you are using the degree to advance in your current position. The question is: what impact will you have with an MPH degree?