Ellisville, MS has two public health schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. University of Southern Mississippi, the highest ranked school in this group with a public health program, has a total student population of 15,300. It is the 1880th highest ranked school in the USA and the 8th highest in the state of Mississippi (#1 is Creations College of Cosmetology).
Public Health students from Ellisville 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.
Ellisville lies in Jones county, which is one of the 35 counties in Mississippi. Overall, the Southeast Mississippi nonmetropolitan area has 129,220 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 3.0% unemployment rate, $15.08/hr average worker wage, and a $31,360 average annual salary.
Of the 2 public health schools with a 100-mile radius of Ellisville, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Jackson State University comes out as the most expensive ($10,375/yr) for public health students, with University of Southern Mississippi as the lowest, reported at only $9,718/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Ellisville|
|Bay Minette||AL||-||1||14.4825||35||97.8 miles|