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Associate Eligibility

Associate in the field

Applicants should have a keen interest in frontline service careers in public health and in developing strong public health programmatic and operations skills. Applicants must

  • Be a US citizen or permanent resident;
  • Hold a bachelor's or master's degree from an accredited academic institution by July 1 of the year of application;
  • Submit official academic transcripts by the deadline;
  • Be willing to commit to full-time work for two years;
  • Be willing to work in a state, tribal, local, or territorial health agency setting or CDC quarantine station; and
  • Be willing to relocate at the associate's own expense.