Careers | BS in Public Health Education

Prepare for a career identifying the root causes of health problems and implementing large-scale solutions with the online Bachelor of Science in Public Health Education.

Career Options

As a public health professional, you may do the following:

  • Monitor health
  • Identify and investigate health problems
  • Conduct research to enhance prevention
  • Advocate for, develop, and evaluate public health policies
  • Implement prevention strategies
  • Promote healthy behaviors and environments


Graduates of this program may be employed in:

  • Hospitals
  • Government
  • Nonprofits
  • Community-based settings
  • Businesses
  • Research
  • Schools
  • Universities
Public Health Employment Statistic

Benefits of a Bachelor's Degree

A bachelor’s degree can give you more career options — and a higher salary. Fill out the form to learn more about UNCG's online degree programs. 

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