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.  

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Career assessment and custom tools are not just for undergraduates

Many think that college campus career centers are for undergraduates looking for résumé-writing help and mock interviews. That’s true, but those offerings and …

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Alumni Career Spotlight: Jocelyn (Ceruti) Prezioso

Name: Jocelyn (Ceruti) Prezioso

Class Year: 2015, 2018

Major: Exercise Science, Geriatric Health & Wellness, DPT

Employer: UConn Health

Location: Farmington, CT

Position Title: Physical Therapist

“When studying and school work get hard, just remember why you’re doing it and …

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Alumni Career Spotlight: Jillian Maxwell

Name: Jillian Maxwell

Class Year: 2017

Major: Nursing

Employer: Northwell Health

Location: New Hyde Park, NY

Position Title: Registered Nurse

“Nursing is more than a job, it’s a passion. There will be difficult days, but there will be so many …

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Success Stories

Community Network

  • Senior Vice President, Global Health Promotion Programs Citi
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  • Registered Nurse Yale New Haven Hospital – Saint Raphael
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  • Clinical Research Coordinator Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
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  • Clinical Associate Professor    Sacred Heart University  
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  • Director, Global Health Programs & Health Science Program    Sacred Heart University   
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Daniel Remiszewski

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

Outcome data for Sacred Heart University is obtained through the Center for Career & Professional Development, in accordance with national standards. We extend our First-Destination survey to students who have received Bachelor’s Degrees in the respective year are surveyed from the time of graduation, to 12-months following graduation.


  • First Destination
  • Top Employers
  • Starting Salary
  • Employment Locations
  • Top Universities
  • Degree Types
  • Fields of Study

First Destination

SHU Pioneers pursue a variety of careers paths after graduation; most recent respondents indicated they are:

Featured Resources

What Can I Do With This Major?

With 100 major profiles that include information on common career paths, types of employers that hire in the field, and …

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