You have an interest in public health. You are passionate about helping others, and you want to make sure you’re in a profession that makes a difference. You may be considering public health, also known as community health, as a … Continue reading What is a Community Health Worker?
Who says you can’t have a rewarding career serving and caring for your community, while still making a respectable salary? Working in the field of public health can be extremely fulfilling, both personally and professionally. On one hand, you can … Continue reading What are the Highest Paying Public Health Careers?
Health science and public health are two professions that often get confused. Both fields are focused on making a difference and improving the health of people in need. Both career paths are highly rewarding, involve working with others, and can … Continue reading Health Science vs. Public Health: Which Career is Right for You?
Health inspectors play an important role in protecting the health and safety of our communities. On a daily basis, these specialists examine, test, and evaluate workplace conditions and environments, to ensure both employees and consumers are kept safe. This means … Continue reading How to Become a Health Inspector in Connecticut
Now more than ever, the world is in need of public health professionals. Find out which types of public health careers you can pursue within this high-demand field. In late 2019, the world first learned about a new, novel coronavirus. … Continue reading 7 Inspiring Types of Public Health Careers You Can Pursue
Public health is an impactful field of study that involves protecting and promoting the greater health of people and their communities. Public health professionals work to educate people about proper health care, research epidemics and treatments, and develop strategies to … Continue reading Public Health Salary Information in Connecticut
The field of epidemiology has never been more valuable to our communities than it has since COVID-19. When we talk about the heroes and front line workers working tirelessly to keep us safe, epidemiologists are, without a doubt, a part … Continue reading What is Epidemiology?
Communities all over the world are confronted with health risks, and we are not just talking about the current COVID-19 pandemic. Across the globe, communities are facing threats like air pollution, obesity, malnutrition, natural disasters, drug overdoses, and chronic disease … Continue reading What You Can Do with a Community Health Degree
With the recent spread of COVID-19 — a pandemic that has caused a global economic shut down and thousands of hospitalizations — public health is more relevant and critical than ever. And as a result, public health professionals are in … Continue reading Why is Public Health Important?
In 2020, we’re currently facing an array of nationwide public health epidemics: drug overdose, obesity, food safety, heart disease, mental illness, pollution, and chronic stress are just a few. It is the job of public health professionals – such as … Continue reading 5 Public Health Documentaries Students Don’t Want to Miss
If you are passionate about health and helping others, and want to share your knowledge for the greater good, you may be made for a career as a health educator. This is a fulfilling profession for anyone looking to make … Continue reading Public Health Educator Salary Information in Connecticut
Are you thinking about starting a career in public health? Then you’re ready to make a difference in the world around you; a world that is more globally connected than ever. But which public health degree program is right for … Continue reading Choosing a Public Health Degree Program
Beginning with the 2016 fall semester, Goodwin College adds a Bachelor of Science degree in Public Health to its other career-focused, educational offerings. With today’s lightning-fast advancements in travel and technology, the most remote corners of the globe can seem … Continue reading New Bachelor’s Degree in Public Health Offers Greater Access to Career Paths