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Whether you choose to enter graduate school or the workforce after graduation, you will have the knowledge and practical experience you need to succeed.
In a survey of 2015 graduates, 83% of respondents said that they either agree or strongly agree that their academic program prepared them for employment. What’s more, 91% of 2015 graduates reported that they are employed, enrolled in graduate school, or both. A bachelor’s degree in health sciences enables you to earn a median annual salary that ranges from:
Our graduates have gone on to advanced study in fields like education, medicine, and nursing. Other alumni pursue careers in civic organizations, government agencies, health-care centers, hospitals, and schools.
Julie Cohen is in the public health/pre-nursing program, taking 83 credits in public health at WSU before entering an accelerated nursing program at MCPHS University. The dual-major program is perfect because she wants to understand how health works on both the micro and macro levels. “I love to question things to understand them better,” she says. “Talking and working something out is more beneficial than just reading or learning about it. You absorb it better.”
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