Health Care & Medicine

This career community includes those interested in careers related to primary health care services, therapeutic and rehabilitative services, diagnostic services, health informatics, administrative support services, and health care research and development.

Your major does NOT equal your career! 

All majors and concentrations correlate to career inHealth Care and Medicine operational areas. However, some of the more popular choices of major for students in this career community are:

  • Communication Disorders
  • Health Science
  • Nursing
  • Public Health
  • Biology
  • Exercise Science
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Physical Therapy

Here is a snapshot of the various areas you could specialize in with a career in Health Care and Medicine:

  • Health education or health promotion
    • Public sector (hospitals, public health)
    • Private sector (wellness programs, HMOs)
  • Health administration and management
  • Health systems and hospitals
  • Professional offices
  • Managed care or insurance industry
  • Health-related associations
  • Health-related sales and marketing
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Medical supplies
  • Cardiovascular technology or echocardiography (noninvasive)

Career Areas after completing graduate or professional school:

  • Medicine (allopathic and osteopathic)
  • Physical therapy
  • Occupational therapy
  • Dentistry
  • Pharmacy
  • Physician assistant
  • Public health or population health
  • Health care administration
  • Health or medical informatics

Standing Out in a Crowded Healthcare Job Market

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