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College of Public Health

The U.S. health system is the largest industry in the nation. Fields of public health are experiencing rapid employment growth.  The US Bureau of Labor Statistics Occupational Outlook Handbook provides the following information on some of the careers in Public Health you may be interested in pursuing. 

 

Biostatistics

Biostatistician

Entry-level education: Master's degree

Biostatisticians use statistical methods to collect and analyze data and help solve real-world problems in public health.

 Occupational Outlook   

Community Health

Community Health

Entry-level education: Bachelor's degree

Community health workers teach behaviors that promote wellness, collect data and discuss health concerns with the community.

Occupational Outlook 

Environmental Health

Environmental Health

Entry-level education: Bachelor's degree

Environmental scientists and specialists use their knowledge of the natural sciences to protect the environmental and human health. 

Occupational Outlook   
 

Epidemiology

Epidemiologist

Entry-level education: Master's degree

Epidemiologists are public health professionals who investigate patterns and causes of disease and injury in humans.  

Occupational Outlook   
 

HSMP

Health Services Management

Entry-level education: Bachelor's degree

Health services managers plan, direct, and coordinate health services in a facility, group, or clinical practice.

Occupational Outlook   
 

Microbiology

Microbiologist

Entry-level education: Bachelor's degree

Microbiologists study microorganisms to understand how these organisms live, grow, and interact with their environments.

Occupational Outlook  

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