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What Can You Do With A Major In Public Health?

Public Health is a social and behavioral science with the goal of promoting healthy living while preventing disease and illness. A public health professionals' purpose is to positively influence the health behavior of individuals and communities by placing a focus on assessing community needs, planning, implementing, and evaluating health programs designed to improve health and lifestyle.


Public Health Program

Career Paths

Community Health

Corporate Wellness and Fitness

Environmental Health


Patient Health


School and College Health

Job Titles

Alcohol Educator/Counselor

Community Health Coordinator

Community Outreach Coordinator

Corporate Fitness Coordinator

Health Advocate

Health Coach

Health Educator

Health Promotions Coordinator

Patient Education Coordinator

Prevention Program Coordinator

Public Information Specialist Research Coordinator

Sexuality Educator

Teen Outreach Coordinator

Tobacco Educator

Wellness Coordinator

Employers/Work Settings


Disease Centers

Government Agencies

Health Foundations


Non-Profit Organizations

Private Health Organizations

Private Research Foundations

Public Health Departments


Wellness Centers

Professional Associations

Job Search Information