College of Nursing and Health Sciences

Work Opportunities After Graduation


Professional work opportunities are available at Makassed General Hospital and other Lebanese private and public healthcare institutions with a good salary and respectable working conditions. Graduates may also choose to work in the Gulf countries, USA and Europe or pursue graduate studies in nursing, public health, health service administration and research in Lebanon or abroad.

Graduates may practice their profession in one of the following areas:

  • Hospital Units:
Surgery, medicine, operating room, dialysis room, OBGYN, pediatrics, intensive care, coronary care, emergency care, cancer therapy, infectious diseases, etc…

  • Community Health Services:
School health programs, environmental health, home healthcare, occupational health, day care centers, out-patient clinics, primary healthcare centers, etc…

  • Extended Care Facilities:
Nursing homes, rehabilitation centers, handicap services, psychiatric centers, etc…

  • Education and Administration:
Teaching, research and health planning, health counseling and consultancy services, health insurance, marketing pharmaceuticals and medical equipment, etc…

Others apply mainly to American University Medical Center, and the rest find positions in various health care institutions in Lebanon and abroad (Gulf Countries). A good number of our graduates are working in the USA and continuing their graduate education. The United Arab Emirates and Kingdom of Saudi Arabia attract many graduates and provide positive feedback for their performance and skills.