Career options are available in the government setting, non-profit organizations, community health centers, wellness companies, and health promotion organizations.  Students who would like to enter non-clinical occupations within the Health Care sector can use a Health Science degree to pursue careers in the following areas:

  • Claims Reviewer
  • Client/Patient Advocate
  • Community Relations Coordinator
  • Health Benefits Manager
  • Independent Living Specialist
  • Insurance Sales
  • Lobbyist/Health Care Advocate
  • Medical Equipment Marketing and Sales
  • Social Services Case Manager
  • Wellness Coordinator

 

A Health Science degree can also be used for those students who would like to enter a graduate program such as public health, social work, healthcare administration, or as a pre-medical program. Depending on the focus area, students who graduate with a degree in health sciences will be well-prepared to pursue graduate studies in the following fields:

  • Diagnostic Medical Ultrasound
  • Environmental Health Specialist
  • Health Administration
  • Health Education
  • Health Informatics
  • Health Physics (Radiation Safety)
  • Medical Compliance