Career Communities
UD Career Community - Health & Sciences

healthcare


Explore potential careers and develop industry specific skills for success in the Healthcare Community. Career Services offers individual counseling, job and internship resources, networking events, and professional development opportunities to help students succeed. Below is a quick snapshot of relevant industries, career outlook, community specific resources, and related Registered Student Organizations to help direct students along their career path in the Healthcare Community.

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OCCUPATIONS & BROAD INDUSTRIES:

  • Allied Health Professions
  • Alternative Healthcare
  • Chiropractic Medicine
  • Dentistry
  • Fitness & Athletic Training
  • Healthcare Administration & Management
  • Health Assessment & Insurance
  • Health-Based Community & Advocacy Orgs.
  • Health Coaching
  • Health Informatics & Information
  • Health Policy
  • Health Promotion/Wellness
  • Medical Equipment Manufacturing
  • Medical Research & Development
  • Medicine
  • Mental Health
  • Nursing
  • Nutrition & Dietetics
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Optometry
  • Osteopathic Medicine
  • Pharmaceuticals and Biotechnology
  • Pharmacy
  • Physical Therapy & Rehabilitation
  • Physician Assistant
  • Podiatry
  • Public Health
  • Speech, Language and Hearing
  • Sports Medicine

Related Registered Student Organizations

  • Agricultural College Council
  • American Association of Textile Chemists & Colorists
  • American Chemical Society (Student Affiliates)
  • American Meteorological Society Student Chapter
  • American Society for Biochemistry & Molecular Biology Student Affiliate
  • Animal Science Club
  • Assistive Medical Technologies
  • Collegiate FFA (Future Farmers of America)
  • Deep Roots STEM Outreach
  • Entomology Club
  • Exercise Science Club
  • Food Science Club
  • Geology Club
  • Health Behavior Science Club
  • Healthcare Simulation Club
  • Horticulture Club
  • Making Doctors
  • Medical Laboratory Science & Medical Diagnostics Club
  • Men in Nursing
  • Minorities in Agriculture, Natural Resources & Related Sciences
  • Minority Association of Pre-Med Students at UD
  • Multicultural Student Nurses Organization
  • Nutrition & Dietetics Club
  • Occupational Therapy Club
  • Orthotics & Prosthetics Club
  • Out in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (oSTEM)
  • Pre-SOMA Society
  • Public Health Club
  • Society for Neuroscience
  • Society of Physics Students
  • Student Athletic Trainers Club
  • Student Nurses Organization
  • Wildlife Society

 To find out more about these RSOs and how to get involved, visit Student Central.

Professional Associations

Animal Science/Ag/Food Science/Natural Resources/Biological Sciences

Geography & Geology

Health Sciences

Meteorology

Physical Sciences

Psychology & Brain Science

General Resources

    CONNECT WITH YOUR COMMUNITY TODAY

  • Login to your Handshake account
  • Choose "Personalize Handshake"  at the top of your home screen
  • Choose from 8 different industry focused communities
  • Start learning about jobs, internships, and events that interest you
Jenifer Whetsel - Career Services Center
CAREER COMMUNITY COUNSELOR

JENIFER LAIRD

P: 3028318568
Make an Appointment Online via Handshake
 Lisa Sydney - Career Services Center
CAREER COMMUNITY COUNSELOR

LISA SYDNEY

P: 3028314764
Make an Appointment Online via Handshake

TOP EMPLOYERS:


- Christiana Care Health Systems

- Nemours/Alfred I. DuPont Hospital for Children

- Siemens Healthineers

- Kennedy Krieger Institute

- Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

- Penn Medicine

- Johns Hopkins

- U.S. Department of Homeland Security

- David Michael and Company

- Perdue Farms

- GlaxoSmithKline

- DuPont

CAREER VIDEOS:

Watch more videos on the UD Career Channel

 

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Contact us:

E-mail: udcareers@udel.edu
Phone: (302) 831-2392
401 Academy Street • Newark, DE 19716

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