Career outcome for professional graduate program students

What happens after your professional Master's degree?

One year after our professional Master's students graduate, the Faculty of Health conducts a survey to find out where our alumni end up being employed. This is completed annually. Learn more about the post-graduate careers of our Master of Health Evaluation (MHE), Master of Health Informatics (MHI), and Master of Public Health (MPH) students.

85% of survey respondents are working in a position that is directly relevant to their field.

Examples of job titles:

(MPH, MHE, MHI graduates from 2020)

  • Health promoter
  • Knowledge transfer and exchange associate
  • Evaluator
  • Public health inspector
  • Health promotion and research analyst
  • Public health promoter

Examples of alumni employers:

  • Northern Health
  • Alberta Health Services
  • Institute for Work and Health
  • Office of the Chief Coroner
of graduates from MPH, MHI and MHE who participated in the alumni survey earn $60,000 - $100,000 just ONE YEAR after graduation


"This program has upgraded my knowledge and skills, making me more employable for the public health labour market."

-Alumni survey participant, Spring 2018

"I really enjoyed the program in the sense that I grew academically, professionally, and personally."

- MPH alumni survey participants, Spring 2021

"I have been able to move away from my first career (which was neither satisfying nor successful) and am moving toward the work I want to do as a result of this program."

-Alumni survey participant, Spring 2018