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Become a Public Health Associate! The Public Health Associate Program (PHAP) is a competitive, two-year, paid training program with CDC. The 2020 application period for PHAP candidates is January 22-28, 2020. Visit our PHAP page for details.
Fellowships & Internships
CDC has many fellowship and training programs for students and college graduates interested in a rewarding public health work experience. Check our site for more information, and browse our catalogue of diverse fellowship, internship, and learning opportunities.
Don’t Settle for Less
Did you know that 8 out of 10 employees would recommend CDC as an employer of choice? Employee engagement and satisfaction are on the rise at CDC. HHS ranks no. 2, and CDC maintains its highest BPTW Index score (75) ever, in 2018 BPTW standings.
Don’t settle for less. Work for an agency that invests in its most valuable asset, its workforce. Join the CDC movement!
The Pathways Program for students and college graduates can be your ticket to a rewarding public health career with the CDC. Learn more about career pathways at CDC.
Explore Career Opportunities at CDC
As part of the leading national public health protection agency in the United States, you will play a key role in helping to protect the world from the threat of deadly diseases such as HIV/AIDS, malaria and tuberculosis. It’s an immense responsibility, and your expertise, whether scientific or nonscientific, will help us carry out this vital mission.
I am CDC - Video Series
This is a series of videos designed to highlight the work of staff across CDC, informing potential job applicants of the scope of the agency's work, encompassing both administrative and scientific functions.
Diversity at CDC
The goal of CDC is to employ a workforce as diverse as the world itself. We promote an environment that embraces the differences between us and strengthens the bonds formed by our similarities.Learn more about Diversity at CDC.