PublicHealth.org is a site dedicated to meeting the growing need for public health professionals by connecting students with opportunities to begin and advance their careers. With a predicted growth rate well above the national average and an established workforce, Georgia is an excellent place for a new student to begin a career in public health. PublicHealth.org has expanded their site’s resources for students in Georgia, which can be found here: https://www.publichealth.org/online-degrees/georgia/

This page sets out to answer several common questions:

  • What public health professions exist in my state? – An outline of the professions, internships, and fellowships available to Georgia students
  • How do I pay for school? – A list of scholarships for Georgia students pursuing public health degrees
  • Where should I work? – Employment data for each major metropolitan area in the state, and statewide resources for area professionals