Maryland contains four schools that offer public health programs. Johns Hopkins University, the highest-ranking public health school in MD, has a total student population of 20,383 and is the 19th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 4 public health schools in Maryland, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Johns Hopkins University comes out as the most expensive ($25,509/yr), with Coppin State University as the lowest recorded at only $7,145/yr.
Public Health students from Maryland 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 Maryland alone, there are 5,390 employed health specialties teachers earning an average yearly salary of $112,570. Health educators in this state earn $81,040/yr and there are 1,700 employed.
Also, within the public health schools in Maryland, the average student population is 3,835 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from public health, there are 2792 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,442 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $6,052, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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