The Professional Health Education MSEd with an optional concentration in the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning in Health-based Instruction prepares students for educator and leadership roles in healthcare education. Graduates are ready to provide undergraduate and graduate health education programs in a variety of settings including the following.

  • Academic medical centers

  • Public and private hospitals

  • Universities and other centers of higher education

Career Services


Career opportunities and mid-career salaries for the Professional Health Education MSEd may include the following examples.


Median Salary*

Education Administrators, Postsecondary

$95,410.00 (2019)

Education Teachers, Postsecondary

$65,510.00 (2019)

Health Education Specialists

$55,220.00 (2019)

Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary

$97,320.00 (2019)

Medical & Health Services Managers

$100,980.00 (2019)

Medical Secretaries & Administrative Assistants

$36,580.00 (2019)

Nurse Anesthetists

$174,790.00 (2019)

Nursing Instructors & Teachers, Postsecondary

$74,600.00 (2019)

* Data obtained from the Occupational Information Network (O*NET) under sponsorship of the U.S. Department of Labor/Employment and Training Administration (USDOL/ETA) as of February 17, 2021.