Health Studies

Make a difference to your community with our diverse range of health study programmes on offer. Our programmes are designed to provide you with the experience, skills and qualification to work in these rewarding, people focused health roles. Each programme focuses in a specific area of the health industry depending on your interests, current experience and career path.

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Potential Jobs
JobAverage salary»
Counsellor

$45K-$48K per year (new counsellors in schools of District Health Boards)

$57K-99K per year (senior counsellors)

Community Support Worker

$30K-$35K per year (with less than 4 years’ experience)

$35K-$45K per year (with more than 4 years’ experience)

Nursing Support and Care Worker $35K-$40K per year
Pharmacy Technician $40K-$52K per year

»Sourced from careers.govt.nz January 2017

Why choose MIT?

In the Faculty of Nursing and Health Studies, we believe in our students and their potential to make a valuable contribution to healthcare at all levels. We want you to succeed, and pride ourselves on the positive learning environment and support we offer you.

Our close working relationships with hospital and community agencies ensure our students valuable access to a wide range of quality work placements. As a result, our graduates achieve a high rate of employment both locally and internationally. These range across many sectors including hospitals, the armed forces, corporations, and community and government organisations.

Join us now so you can have a future full of meaningful job possibilities.