Utah contains four schools that offer public health programs. University of Utah, the highest-ranking public health school in UT, has a total student population of 29,284 and is the 129th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 4 public health schools in Utah, only 3 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Utah comes out as the most expensive ($11,363/yr), with Snow College as the lowest recorded at only $8,117/yr.
Public Health students from Utah 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 Utah alone, there are 1,530 employed health specialties teachers earning an average yearly salary of $125,280. Health educators in this state earn $43,150/yr and there are 290 employed.
Also, within the public health schools in Utah, the average student population is 3,744 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from public health, there are 2052 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,639 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,769, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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