Health and Health Education
The Department of Health and Health Education (HEED) is an integral component of the College of Health Professions (CHP) offering the Bachelor of Science degree in Health Sciences. With our degree in Health Sciences, the department is meeting the healthcare workforce need by preparing students to become health science professionals and community health educators with expertise in theory based practice.
Why Choose a Career in Health Sciences
High Growth. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), healthcare careers are projected to grow 23% from 2012-2022.
High Demand. The BLS lists Maryland as the state with the highest concentration of healthcare jobs in the U.S.
High Pay. The BLS lists the Mid-Atlantic region as having four of the top five states offering the best pay for this occupation.