Career Communities
UD Career Community - Health & Sciences

health & science


Explore potential careers and develop industry specific skills for success in the Health & Science 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 Health & Science Community.

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OCCUPATIONS & BROAD INDUSTRIES:

  • Agricultural & Food Science
  • Agricultural Research & Development
  • Allied Health
  • Animal Research, Science & Care
  • Applied Science
  • Biotechnology
  • Clinical Research
  • Dentistry
  • Environmental Science
  • Food Production
  • Forensic Science
  • Health Administration
  • Health Promotion/Wellness
  • Medical Research & Development
  • Medicine
  • Mental Health
  • Nursing
  • Nutrition & Dietetics
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Optometry
  • Public Health
  • Scientific Research & Development
  • Veterinary Medicine
  • Wildlife & Natural Resources

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:

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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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