Kansas contains one school that offers environmental science programs. Haskell Indian Nations University has a total student population of 1,059 and is the 3914th highest ranked school in America.
Environmental Science students from Kansas schools who go on to become environmental sciences professors, environmental engineers, environmental scientists, environmental health professionals, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 83,530 people working as environmental scientists and specialists, including health alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $67,360. Also, Environmental engineering technicians make on average $45,730 per year and there are about 20,630 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Kansas alone, there are 140 employed environmental engineering technicians earning an average yearly salary of $37,830. Environmental scientists and specialists, including health in this state earn $56,380/yr and there are 880 employed.
Also, within the environmental science schools in Kansas, the average student population is 2,160 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from environmental science, there are 2989 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,167 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,054, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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