Arizona contains three schools that offer public health programs. Northern Arizona University, the highest-ranking public health school in AZ, has a total student population of 23,597 and is the 225th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 3 public health schools in Arizona, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Prescott College comes out as the most expensive ($25,284/yr), with Northern Arizona University as the lowest recorded at only $11,306/yr.
Public Health students from Arizona schools who go on to become public health educators, public health officials, social workers, public health workers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 63,320 people working as health educators alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $49,060. Also, Health specialties teachers make on average $103,340 per year and there are about 133,070 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Arizona alone, there are 1,540 employed health specialties teachers earning an average yearly salary of $125,350. Health educators in this state earn $43,740/yr and there are 1,450 employed.
Also, within the public health schools in Arizona, the average student population is 7,131 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 19 to 1. Aside from public health, there are 3266 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,667 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $2,108, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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