Go Global With Your Health Care Career

Global Health is a growing field that focuses on both individuals and populations, addressing the challenges of poverty, global disease and community health work. It combines the fields of natural science, social science, humanities, management and communication. Global Health is a forward-looking field that enables graduates to expertly handle health issues worldwide.

Manchester University offers an undergraduate major in Global Health.


High-Level Health Care

Make a difference by managing health care at a community or population level.


Add a Specialization

Augment your pre-clinical studies in health care with a double major in Global Health.


Field Experience

Includes Medical Practicum in Guatemala and other opportunities abroad.

Careers in Global Health

  • Community Health Worker
  • Disaster Relief Support Technician
  • Foundation Executive
  • Health Educator
  • Health Services Manager
  • Nutritionist
  • Peace Corps
  • Pharmaceutical Sales
  • Policy Analyst
  • Public Health Advocate


Projected 10-year growth rate for public/global health industry*


Projected growth rate for community health workers by 2026**


Manchester graduates get jobs or in grad school within six months***

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*Source: “Long Term Occupational Projections.” Projections Central. http://www.projectionscentral.com/Projections/LongTerm.

**Source “Occupational Projections and Worker Characteristics.” Bureau of Labor Statistics.


***5-year average based on a graduating classes ranging from 213-260 students and a minimum 85.6 percent knowledge rate