Results and Outcomes
The health care industry is one of the most important and fastest growing industries in the United States. A bachelor’s degree in interdisciplinary health services prepares students for careers in health related industries such as hospitals, health departments, schools, research facilities and various other related fields.
Interdisciplinary health services graduates from Saint Joseph’s are no exception. They have gone on to successful careers on many levels. Some of the positions recent graduates have accepted include:
- Cardiology Technician
- Patient Care Technician
- ER Associate
- Health Administrative Coordinator
- Patient Service Representative
- Medical Assistant
- Program Coordinator
- Managed Care Analyst
Well-known businesses continue to recruit and hire Saint Joseph’s interdisciplinary health services graduates on an annual basis. Among the more recent are the Aetna, Einstein Healthcare Network, Nutrisystem, Inc., and Sloan Kettering Cancer Center.
Other students choose to take their education to the next level and enter graduate school. Recent undergraduates have gone on to further study at, among other institutions, New York University, Rutgers University, University of Pennsylvania and Virginia Tech.
Interdisciplinary health services graduates are uniquely prepared for a wide spectrum of careers. In the most recent survey year (2008), the average starting salary for a Saint Joseph’s interdisciplinary Health Services graduate is $30,300 with an average bonus of $5,000.
Chosen Career Paths