Exploring the World of Health Care: A Look at CSUF’s Health Education Pathways Program Fair

Students Receive Benefits from Health Care Professions and Majors Fair

On March 12, the Health Education Pathways Program held a Professions and Majors in Health Care Fair at the Titan Student Union Pavilion. The event aimed to provide students with an introduction to various professional fields and job opportunities in health care and behavioral health care, as well as the educational pathways required to enter these fields.

The fair attracted over 250 attendees, including students from California State University, Fullerton (CSUF), community colleges, and high schools from the Anaheim Union High School District and Placentia-Yorba Linda Unified School District.

Fifteen professional organizations participated in the fair, many of which are major employers of CSUF graduates and well-known in Southern California. These organizations included the Orange County Health Care Agency, Hoag Hospital, Kaiser Permanente, Children’s Hospital of Orange County, and more.

In addition to these organizations, several CSUF departments were represented at the fair, including Aging Studies, Biological Science, Counseling, Kinesiology, Nursing, and Social Work. Students who attended reported that they found the event beneficial in learning about the professional fields within health care and the educational pathways to enter those fields.

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