Careers | NYU Tandon School of Engineering


Learn about various career opportunities as a Tandon Pre-health student.

Each career path is associated with a unique set of responsibilities and rewards. The more you learn about your options, the more confident you can be in finding the right match.

Undergraduate students in medical scrubs


A dentist specializes in the treatment of problems related to the mouth. The current specialties in the dental field include: dental public health, endodontics, oral pathology, oral surgery, orthodontics, pediatrics, periodontics, and prosthodontics. 

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There are various subfields if you are interested in opportunities in the medical field. These fields are: Anesthesiologist’s Assistant, Nurse (R.N.), Nurse-Midwife, Osteopathic Physician (DO), Allopathic Physician (MD), Naturopathic Physician (ND), Physician Assistant, and Surgeon Assistant. 

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Public Health

The field of public health revolves around work in government health departments, private companies, and even Medical centers. This field primarily focuses on community health issues, laws regarding health issues, educating communities about health issues, and enforcing health regulations. 

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Allied Health

This field provides many different focuses and opportunities. From pharmacist and physical therapist to social worker — all fall under the field of allied health. 

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Veterinarians primarily provide health care for household pets, lab animals, livestock, and zoo animals. They also  study diseases carried by animals that may affect people; and conduct clinical and laboratory research.

Learn more about the Veterinary Field