A career in Public Health
The following links provide you with useful information about career opportunities in Public Health
PSU career services – Handshake For Students and Alumni
American Public Health Association: The APHA is a professional organization for public health workers. Its website contains information on hot topics in the field as well as opportunities to connect with others in the field.
AmeriCorps: AmeriCorps is an organization recommended by the APHA as a way to gain public health experience.
Association of Schools and Programs of Public Health: The main ASPPH website is a wealth of information for prospective students. It includes further information on the core areas of public health studies as well as information on accreditation, degree programs and fellowship programs.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: The CDC website provides further information regarding the U.S. public health system.
Public Health Training Fellowships: This page provides a list of fellowship opportunities available to those interested in public health. Fellowships are available for students from high school through graduate school. Plus, there are options for career training and post-doctoral research.
This is Public Health: An informational site created by the Association of Schools and Programs of Public Health, this website includes fact sheets as well as information regarding how public health professionals can raise awareness of the field.