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College of Health


Your Career Coach

Mary Arola 
marola@sa.utah.edu 

Meet with your career coach to discuss anything career-related from career exploration, resumes, cover letters, your job search - we're here to help! For academic advising, including admissions, declaring a major, and class schedules, please contact your academic advisor.

 

Undergraduate Career Paths by Major

Please see What can I do with this major? for more in-depth information.

  • Athletic Training: Certified Athletic Trainers, Coaches and Scouts, Various Positions in Professional Sports, Medical Sales
  • Communication Sciences and Disorders: See Graduate School Career Paths
  • Kinesiology (Exercise & Sport Science): Coaches and Scouts, Fitness Trainers and Instructors, Corporate Wellness Specialists, Health Educators, Physical Education, Cardiac Rehabilitation Specialist, Personal Trainer, Respiration Therapist, Sports Marketing, Strength and Conditioning Coach, Umpires, Referees, and Other Sports Officials
  • Health Promotion and Education: Wellness Coordinators, Health Educators, Health Promotion Specialists, Health Program Coordinators, Research Coordinator, Study Coordinator
      • Consumer Health: Research Assistants, Healthcare Administrators, Administrative Specialist, Administrative Assistant, Healthcare Administrative Officer, Medical Office Coordinator, Pharmaceutical Sales Representatives
      • Emergency Medical Services: Emergency Medical Technician, Paramedics, Remote Rescuers, Healthcare Administrators, Emergency Dispatcher
  • Parks, Recreation and Tourism: Parks and Recreation Manager, Tour Guide, Park Ranger, Recreation Workers, Coaches and Scouts, Travel Agents, Meeting and Convention Planners, Gaming Services, Outdoor Adventure Specialists
  • Therapeutic Recreation: Recreational Therapists

Graduate School Career Paths by Discipline

(Every graduate program has a different set of undergraduate credit requirements and additional admissions requirements – please see specific site for more information)

Common Employers

  • Hospitals
  • Schools
  • Out-patient Rehabilitation Facilities
  • Community Mental Health Centers
  • Adult Daycare Programs
  • Job Training Centers
  • State and Federal Government Agencies
  • Office of Surgeon General
  • Home Healthcare Agencies
  • Public Health Service
  • Universities and Colleges
  • Nursing and Residential Care Facilities
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
  • Private Industry
  • Sports and Fitness Facilities
  • Rehabilitation Centers
  • Physician Offices
  • Hospices
  • Public Health Departments
  • Corporate Wellness Programs
  • Fitness Facilities
  • Research Laboratories and Institutes
Last Updated: 4/3/17