Graduate Employment and Practicum Data

SPH graduates work in a variety of exciting roles all over the globe. Below is employment data for 2016 academic year which includes September 2015, January 2016 and May 2016 graduating classes.

2016 Graduate Employment Data

  • N=333 (97% known data)*
  • 93% employed full-time or pursuing advanced education within 6 months of graduation
  • $57,850 Average Salary**
  • 83% – Employed with a focus on domestic public health (U.S.)
  • 17% – Employed with a focus on global health (outside of the U.S.)

*Graduates employed in same job after program completion are not included.  “Known” data includes 77% collected from graduates, and 20% collected from LinkedIN and school-wide sources such as faculty.

**Represents average salary for graduates who opted to share salary information. We do not include MD/MPH or JD/MPH salary data in our average salary number.

EMPLOYMENT DATA BY INDUSTRY
MPH Industry 2016

EMPLOYMENT DATA BY FUNCTION
MPH Function 2016

  • Research Associate, Adelphi Values
  • Program Coordinator, Alosa Health
  • Implementation Specialist, Altarum Institute
  • Consultant, Altius Strategy Consulting
  • Senior Program Manager, AMCHP
  • Public Health Fellow, ASPPH/CDC
  • Project Associate, athenahealth
  • Associate Consultant, BCBS Association of Chicago
  • Biostatistician I, Beth Israel Deaconness Hospital
  • Clinical Trial Coordinator, Biogen
  • Analyst, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Shield Emerging Leader, Blue Shield of California
  • Clinical Research Specialist, Boston Children’s Hospital
  • Biostatistician, Boston Children’s Hospital
  • Epidemiologist/Biostatistician, Boston Collaborative Drug Surveillance Program
  • Data Quality Specialist, Boston Medical Center
  • Program Coordinator, Boston Public Health Commission
  • Health Science Specialist, Boston VA Healthcare System, MAVERIC
  • Health Equity Research Assistant, Brigham and Women’s Hospital
  • Public Health Advisor, CDC ORISE
  • CDC/CSTE Applied Epidemiology Fellow, CDC/CSTE
  • Finance Operations Analyst, CharterCARE Health Partners
  • Population Health Epidemiologist, Cheshire Medical Center/Dartmouth-Hitchcock Keene
  • Research Data Analyst, ChildObesity 180
  • Biostatistician, Children’s Hospital Los Angeles
  • Research Associate, Clayton Christiansen Institute
  • Clinical Operations Project Manager, ClinEdge
  • Injury Prevention Specialist, Colorado Department of Public Health & Environment
  • Informationist, Columbia University Medical Center
  • Health Policy Associate, Community Service Society of New York
  • Consultant, Cope Solutions
  • Administrative Fellow, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
  • Program Administrator/Breast Oncology Program, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
  • Associate Epidemiologist, Decision Resources Group
  • Administrative Fellow, Delaware valley ACO
  • Experienced Consultant, Deloitte
  • Health Policy Fellow, Department of Health and Human Services
  • Infectious Disease Medical Writer, EBSCO
  • Senior Research Associate, Endpoint Outcomes
  • Foundation Fellow, Episcopal Health Foundation
  • Advisory Consultant, Ernst & Young
  • Health Informatics Analyst, Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute
  • Project and Research Coordinator, Health Care For All
  • Medical Fellow, Health Center in India
  • Health Program Specialist, Health Clinics of Utah
  • Data Analyst, Health Dialog
  • Health Educator, Health Management Resources
  • Manager for Quality and Payment Strategy, Health Policy Commission
  • Research Analyst III, Human Services Research Institute
  • Analyst, Pricing and Market Access, ICON
  • Policy Associate, Institute for Health Policy
  • Project Coordinator, International Society for Disease Surveillance
  • Program Associate, Izumi Foundation
  • Associate Business Analyst, Johns Hopkins ARAMCO Hospital, Saudi Arabia
  • Healthy Communities Consultant, JSI Research & Training Institute
  • Research Associate, Kuwait Institute of Scientific Research
  • Development Associate, Last Mile Health
  • Policy Analyst, Legislative Policy and Research Office – Oregon State Legislature
  • Subject Matter Expert, Quality Risk Management, Lonza Biologics
  • Epidemiologist I, Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene
  • Epidemiologist, Massachusetts Department of Public Health
  • Project Manager, Massachusetts General Center for Global Health
  • Finance/Administrative Fellow, Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Manager, Healthcare Policy, Massachusetts Health & Hospital Association
  • Health Economics Specialist, Medtronic
  • Research Study Assistant, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
  • Study Manager, Merck
  • M&E and Operations Manager, Midwives for Haiti
  • Director of Development, Mothers Without Borders
  • Biostatistician, New England Research Institute
  • Quality Assurance and Performance Improvement Analyst, New York Presbyterian Hospital
  • District Health Evaluator, NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, Center for Health Equity
  • Operations and Policy Analyst, Oregon Health Authority
  • Consultant, PA Consulting Group
  • Analyst – Family Planning/Reproductive Health, Palladium
  • Senior Analyst, Partners Healthcare
  • NCD Synergies Program Coordinator, Partners in Health
  • Program Director, Peer Health Exchange
  • Research Associate, Pfizer Inc.
  • Program Coordinator, Population Council
  • Assistant Director of Evaluation, Roca Inc.
  • Associate Real-World Data Analyst, Roche Molecular Systems
  • Community Health Outreach Worker, San Francisco Unified School District
  • Publication Manager, Seqirus
  • System Administration Leader. Shire
  • Solution Launch Analyst, SHYFT Analystics
  • Environmental Health Manager, South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control
  • Project Manager, Stanford Center for Digital Health
  • Design and Business Development Associate, Stanford Medicine X
  • Consultant, Sterling Planning Alliance
  • Program Coordinator, SUNY Upstate University Hospital
  • Operations Lead, Synapse Energy Economics
  • Statistician, Texas Health and Human Services Commission
  • Senior Research Analyst, The Advisory Board Company
  • Research Consultant, The Lewin Group
  • Senior Analyst, Towers Watson
  • Senior Substance Use Coordinator, Town of Needham
  • Tobacco Health Equity Research Associate, Truth Initiative
  • Health Care Analyst, Tufts Health Plan
  • Program Officer, US Institute of Peace
  • Development and Communications Associate, Upstream USA
  • Project Coordinator, URC (University Research Center)
  • ORISE Research Fellow, US Army Institute for Surgical Research
  • Project Manager, VA Boston Healthcare System
  • Case Manger, Vertex Pharmaceuticals
  • Clinical Research Coordinator, Washington University School of Medicine


2016 Practicum Data

Practicum Placements 2016

  • Atrius Health
  • Biogen Idec
  • Sequirus
  • Medtronic
  • Boston Children’s Hospital
  • World Health Organization
  • Boston Medical Center
  • Henry Ford Hospital
  • Boston Veterans’ Affairs Healthcare System
  • Brigham & Women’s Hospital
  • Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting
  • Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
  • NYU Langone Medical Center
  • QuintilesIMS
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Framingham Heart Study
  • GfK Bridgehead
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute
  • Massachusetts Department of Public Health
  • Harvard TH Chan School of Public Health
  • Health Policy Commission
  • Inflexxion, Inc.
  • USAID
  • John Snow Research and Training Institute, Inc.
  • Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection