Connecticut contains two schools that offer public health programs. University of Hartford, the highest-ranking public health school in CT, has a total student population of 7,212 and is the 1990th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 2 public health schools in Connecticut, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Hartford comes out as the most expensive ($31,547/yr), with Southern Connecticut State University as the lowest recorded at only $10,305/yr.
Public Health students from Connecticut 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.
Also, within the public health schools in Connecticut, the average student population is 1,939 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 14 to 1. Aside from public health, there are 2145 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,319 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,907, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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