College of Health Professions Well Represented in CareerCast's Best Healthcare Jobs for 2015

Four programs within Pacific University’s College of Health Professions are among the best jobs in healthcare for 2015, according to job search website CareerCast.com.

Audiologists, dental hygienists, pharmacists and physical therapists made the list. The site indicated that career prospects across the entire healthcare sector are expected to grow through the next decade as more Americans gain access to health insurance and providers add staff to meet the demands. Healthcare employment remained strong through the recession and has continued to grow this year with unemployment falling to just 3.7 percent. The US Bureau of Labor Statistics projects that employers in healthcare will account for five million new hires by 2022.

CareerCast.com is a career site for finding targeted job opportunities by industry, function and location.

Dec. 11, 2014