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The Switch: Transitioning into Healthcare

By: Nicole Willens, Class of 2018
While many students that enter the Master of Science in Health Communication program are already working in the healthcare field, I was working in consumer packaged goods and was hoping to leverage this degree to break into the healthcare industry. Switching industries can be terrifying at times, but I knew transitioning into healthcare was the right move for me long-term.

A Degree That Fits

By: Jamal Spraggins, Class of 2016
I can honestly say, one major characteristic I possess is being indecisive. I have always been this way since I was little kid and it remains the same in my adult life. As we all know, being an adult means that you have to make a lot of choices, some big and some small. When you are as indecisive as I am, it can really take an overwhelming amount of time to make a choice about something.

MSHC Degree: Pros vs. Cons

By: Carlyn LaGrone, Class of 2018
Prior to beginning this program, I made sure to do extensive research to determine whether or not I wanted to apply to continue my education via this program. I’m one of the most indecisive people on the planet so whenever I am faced with tough decisions, I revert to my usual strategy of how to make decisions: with a pros/cons list.