Careers in Public and Community Health

Careers in Public and Community Health

What can I do with a degree in Community Health?

Graduates may work in a variety of settings.  In the public sector, for instance, these might include governmental agencies, health departments, non-profit organizations, academic settings.  In the private sector, thse might include insurance companies, pharmaceutical companies, various health care facilities (ASPPH, 2016)1.  Graduates may occupy a variety of positions in such organizations.  Job titles might include: 

  • Health Educator
  • Public Health Coordinator
  • Policy/Advocacy Fellow
  • Health Care Administrator
  • Health Care Services Evaluator
  • Community Health Worker
  • Health Project Manager
  • Health Researcher Analyst 
  • Global Health Advocate
  • Emergency Field Operations Coordinator