Public Health at University of PennsylvaniaUniversity of Pennsylvania has to offer and decide if the program is a good match for you. Get started with the following essential facts.
UPenn is located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and approximately 26,552 students attend the school each year.
Want to know more about the career opportunities in this field? Check out the Careers in Public Health section at the bottom of this page.
UPenn Public Health Degrees Available
- Master’s Degree in Public Health
UPenn Public Health Rankings
Note: Rankings don't always give a complete picture of a school's strengths and weaknesses, so it's a good idea to extend your research and also look at other factors when trying to decide if the school is right for you.
Public Health Student Demographics at UPenn
Take a look at the following statistics related to the make-up of the public health majors at University of Pennsylvania.
UPenn Public Health Master’s Program
Of the students who received a public health master's degree from UPenn, 53% were white. This is above average for this degree on the natiowide level.
The following table and chart show the race/ethnicity for students who recently graduated from University of Pennsylvania with a master's in public health.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Students|
|Black or African American||7|
|Hispanic or Latino||2|
- Health/Medical Prep Programs
- Medical Illustration & Informatics
- Advanced Dentistry & Oral Sciences
- Other Health Professions
- Medical Science
Careers That Public Health Grads May Go Into
A degree in public health can lead to the following careers. Since job numbers and average salaries can vary by geographic location, we have only included the numbers for PA, the home state for University of Pennsylvania.
|Occupation||Jobs in PA||Average Salary in PA|
|Medical and Health Services Managers||16,410||$97,310|
|Health Specialties Professors||12,420||$95,160|
|Occupational Health and Safety Specialists||4,370||$70,330|
|Environmental Scientists and Specialists||2,050||$74,430|
|Community Health Workers||2,000||$41,550|
*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
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More about our data sources and methodologies.
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