Global Health Careers
A Future in Health and Health Policy
Princeton’s global health experience is designed to stand on its own as an enriching part of your years on campus. We also have a growing track record of launching health careers.
Think you’re next? You’re in good company. Roughly 80% of GHP certificate graduates choose health-related future work.
A Range of Careers
The beauty of a program that encourages interdisciplinary dialogue is that it prepares you for any career. We encourage a broad view, giving you an understanding of where the field is now, and where it may be heading. As a result, you get transferable skills, confidence-building experiences and new insight.
As for where you take it – that part is up to you.
Global Health Work
For some, next steps take them far afield.
- NGOs: Human Rights Watch, DUMA (Kenya), Wellbody Alliance (Sierra Leone), Schistosomiasis Control Initiative (E. Africa)
- Providing health care and life sciences consulting
Roughly 50% of GHP grads attend graduate school in fields such as:
- Public health
- Clinical neuroscience
- Molecular and medical pharmacology