Internships & Opportunities

The program has long-standing research affiliations with

  • Fox Chase Cancer Center,
  • Health Federation of Philadelphia,
  • Philadelphia Department of Public Health,
  • Public Health Management Corporation,
  • The Food Trust,
  • School District of Philadelphia,
  • Temple University Health System and
  • numerous other community health agencies.

Careers

Graduates of the Health Policy and Management MPH work in positions such as

  • healthcare policy analysts,
  • hospital administrators or  
  • healthcare researchers.

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.

You’ll also have access to

Outcomes

Career opportunities and mid-career salaries for the Health Policy and Management MPH may include the following examples.

Career

Median Salary*

Chief Executives

$181,210.00

Environmental Science & Protection Technicians, Including Health

$44,190.00

Environmental Scientists & Specialists, Including Health

$68,910.00

Health Educators

$53,070.00

Industrial Safety & Health Engineers

$86,720.00

Insurance Policy Processing Clerks

$38,430.00

Medical & Health Services Managers

$96,540.00

Medical Records & Health Information Technicians

$38,040.00

Mental Health Counselors

$42,840.00

Occupational Health & Safety Specialists

$70,920.00

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