Targeted to meet the needs of students wherever they are based, this degree provides a stepping stone to a career in international public health or international development. Through unique course offerings and flexible online delivery, PLuS Alliance graduates will stand out amongst their peers and gain a perspective on global public health which is truly valued by key employers. Graduates will be equipped with core skills for a career in public health, epidemiology, health protection, health promotion or surveillance and disease prevention.
Potential careers outcomes include:
- Public Health Officer
- Health Promotion Officer
- Health Professionals
- Health Information Manager
- Community Health Officer
- Policy Officer
- Program or Project Administrator
- Education Professionals
- Public health advocate
- Health communications specialist
- Government and research assistant positions in health promotion and health economics
Potential employers include government agencies (such as health departments), research centres and multinationals/ development agencies (e.g. UN, World Bank, CDC, WHO, AHRC, and MSF). Graduates may also pursue a research career in public health or seek higher studies, such as a graduate medical program, Master’s program or PhD.