Articles by Katherine Paul, MPH


Feeding the Future: A Complete Guide to a Career in Public Health Nutrition

In this article, we explore the role of the public health nutritionist and our advice if this career path is of interest to you.

Health Promotion: Why Does It Matter?

In this article, we will discuss the fundamental concepts of health promotion, its significance in preventing diseases and promoting well-being, and the various strategies employed.

The Best Public Health Certificate Program for You: How to Navigate the Options for the Right Outcome

This comprehensive guide aims to provide valuable perspectives and insights to help you navigate the process of selecting an ideal public health certificate program.

Undergrad's Guide to Public Health Degrees: Navigating Career Paths

Explore undergrad opportunities in public health with our guide to Bachelor's degrees. Delve into career options, evaluate degrees, and kickstart your impactful journey

Public Health Education and Public Health Promotion: Where Do You Fit In?

This article will outline the importance of public health education and promotion, career options for this area of public health, and the key skills required to work in these fields.

Finding the Right Master's in Public Health in Nutrition Program: A Comprehensive Guide

This article will share ideas and information on how to research and determine the right public health nutrition program based on your learning style, preferences for format (that is, online or in-person), and professional goals

Online MPH Programs: Benefits, Job Opportunities, and Costs

This article will explore many of these questions to help guide your higher education decision-making process and focus on an online master of public health programs.

Is An MPH Worth It?

MPH degrees are graduate degrees that are designed to teach students the principles of public health, including the prevention of illness and promotion of well-being, and to develop the skills necessary to become a public health professional upon graduation.

Why Study Public Health?

The goal of public health is a unique blend of both preventing disease and promoting health and well-being. The field aims to improve health in all arenas, ranging in size from “small communities to entire countries” and prevent disease before it can begin to take hold in a person or population. The key distinction between medicine is the focus on prevention.

Public Health Degree Career Options and Salaries

Entering the public health field isn’t as clear-cut as entering other fields where there’s a set career path or anticipated track to follow after completing a graduate degree.

Public Health Salaries: What Can You Earn with an MPH?

This article will shed light on public health job salaries so that your expectations starting a job search are aligned with potential compensation and job availability. 

Master of Public Health Career Options and Opportunities

In this article, we'll explore the various career options and paths with graduates of an MPH program.

Unlocked: Finding Long-Term Career Opportunities with a Public Health Degree

In this article, we'll explore the many reasons to pursue a public health degree for graduate school, not the least of which is the potential for a varied and interesting career.