Master of Public Health

2016 MPH Graduating Class - Employment Statistics*               

The Tufts Public Health Program collects employment data on graduates one year after their graduation date. The data below represents the graduating class of 2016.                                               

96% of our students were either employed or continuing education within one year of graduation. 70% of our students were employed within 3 months of graduation.

Employment breakdown by industry                                    

Nonprofit 26%
Hospital/Healthcare 20%
Continuing Education (PhD, MD, etc.)
Academia/Research Institute 15%
Private (Consulting, Pharma)
State & Local Government
Federal Government

Average starting salary (49% of respondents completed this  section)                                            

Mean $56,300
Median $58,000

Representative employers, class of 2016                                          

Abt Associates
Amundsen Consulting
Blue Shield of California
Brigham and Women's Hospital
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Decision Resources Group
Massachusetts Department of Public Health
Massachusetts General Hospital
No Kid Hungry
Partners Healthcare
RTI International
State of Rhode Island, Executive Office of Health and Human Services
Tufts University, Friedman School of Nutrition
U.S. Agency for International Development
Response rate:  Data collected on 98% of graduates through alumni survey and supplemental research per CEPH policy.