Nevada contains one school that offers public health programs. University of Nevada-Las Vegas has a total student population of 29,080 and is the 1903rd highest ranked school in America.
Public Health students from Nevada 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 Nevada alone, there are 850 employed health specialties teachers earning an average yearly salary of $107,510. Health educators in this state earn $60,430/yr and there are 210 employed.
Also, within the public health schools in Nevada, the average student population is 3,396 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from public health, there are 786 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,014 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $2,730, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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