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Healthcare & Public Health

The Healthcare & Public Health Career Community is geared towards providing resources and tools to those interested in working within the health professions.  Learn about academic requirements, internships, student organizations and other ways to help provide you with a competitive edge upon entering the field.  

SHU Ranks Among Best Schools in State for Graduates’ Salaries

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Sacred Heart University rates as one of the top ten Connecticut colleges and universities for post-graduation salary, according to GradReports’ “2021 Best Colleges” rankings. GradReports determined schools’ positions by calculating a “salary score” based on median alumni salary collected one …

By Mike Twerago
Mike Twerago Director of Operations, Data & Recruitment Mike Twerago
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Event Recap: Coffee & Conversations – How the Pandemic has Shifted our Workplace and Hiring

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The Center for Career & Professional Development delivered another event in their Coffee & Conversations series on the evening of March 23rd.  The virtual roundtable discussion focused on How the Pandemic has Shifted our Workplace and Hiring, and the Impact …

By Sheila Lillis
Sheila Lillis Associate Director Sheila Lillis
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7 tips for finding a new job during the coronavirus pandemic

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Jobseekers for more than half a decade were used to having all the power in the U.S. labor market. That’s all been flipped upside down in the face of the coronavirus pandemic.

Read more here: https://www.bankrate.com/personal-finance/how-to-find-new-job-after-coronavirus/

By Mike Twerago
Mike Twerago Director of Operations, Data & Recruitment Mike Twerago
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Success Stories

Community Network

  • Registered Nurse Yale New Haven Hospital – Saint Raphael
  • Clinical Associate Professor    Sacred Heart University  
  • Director, Global Health Programs & Health Science Program    Sacred Heart University   

Daniel Remiszewski

Community Member
  • Connecticut, Bridgeport
  • Owner Northeast Medical Institute
  • Director, Pre-Health Advisement/Advanced Lecturer Sacred Heart University   
  • Clinical Information Manager Envision Healthcare

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Career Outcomes

Outcome data for Sacred Heart University is obtained through surveying of students who received Bachelor’s Degrees in the respective year. The graduating class includes students from December of the previous year, in addition to May and August of that year (the Class of 2018 would include December 2017, May 2018 & August 2018 Bachelor Degree recipients). The data collection occurs from November of the previous year, until the August one-year after the class year (For the Class of 2018, data collection began in November of 2017 and went until August of 2019). Over the past two-years, Sacred Heart averages a 99.5% overall placement rate, with a 95% overall response rate. 

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First Destination

Alumni from across campus the university’s colleges pursue a variety of paths after graduation, most recent respondents indicated working within:

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Linda E. McMahon Student Commons
5151 Park Avenue
Fairfield, CT 06825

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