Washington contains four schools that offer public health programs. University of Washington-Seattle Campus, the highest-ranking public health school in WA, has a total student population of 45,943 and is the 26th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 4 public health schools in Washington, only 3 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Seattle University comes out as the most expensive ($27,268/yr), with University of Washington-Seattle Campus as the lowest recorded at only $8,906/yr.
Public Health students from Washington 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 Washington, the average student population is 3,354 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from public health, there are 3883 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,017 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,803, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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