Careers, Internships & Opportunities

The Applied Biostatistics MPH qualifies you to enter the field as a researcher or a statistician in a variety of clinical, commercial, government, higher education or nonprofit settings.

Fieldwork Opportunities

All students in the Applied Biostatistics MPH program are required to complete major-related fieldwork—which could include analyzing a data set, calculating health risk factors, designing a study and more—through an internship with a public health agency or under faculty supervision. The college is affiliated with more than 150 community health organizations, including

  • Chinatown Medical Services,
  • Pennsylvania Department of Health,
  • Philadelphia Public Health Department,
  • Public Health Management Corporation,
  • Temple University Health System and numerous other community health agencies.

Career Services

As a Temple student, you can visit the Career Center for support during your job or internship search. Drop in for a short visit or schedule a 30-minute coaching session to discuss components of your professional profile, including your résumé and LinkedIn presence.

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Outcomes

Career opportunities and mid-career salaries for the Applied Biostatistics MPH may include the following examples.

Career

Median Salary*

Agricultural Inspectors

$42,800.00

Bioinformatics Scientists

$74,790.00

Clinical Data Managers

$80,500.00

Industrial Ecologists

$68,910.00

Mathematical Science Teachers, Postsecondary

$69,520.00

Medical Equipment Repairers

$48,070.00

Statistical Assistants

$46,850.00

* Data obtained from the Occupational Information Network (O*NET) under sponsorship of the U.S. Department of Labor/Employment and Training Administration (USDOL/ETA).