Find Schools

Study Area & Zipcode

Public Health in Kansas

Find Schools Near

Public Health Schools in Kansas

101 Public Health students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

A Public Health major is the 97th most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Public Health Majors in Kansas

Public Health majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 50
Bachelor’s Degree 32
Post-Master’s Certificate 11
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 11
Associate’s Degree 8

Gender Distribution

In Kansas, a public health major is more popular with women than with men.

Public Health Majors in KS Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of public health majors in Kansas is as follows:

  • Asian: 4.0%
  • Black or African American: 9.9%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 5.0%
  • White: 60.4%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 4.0%
  • Other Races: 16.8%
Public Health Majors in KS Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Public Health Grads in Kansas

6,470 people in the state and 898,630 in the nation are employed in jobs related to public health.

Public Health Jobs Nationwide vs. KS

Wages for Public Health Jobs in Kansas

A typical salary for a public health grad in the state is $63,820, compared to a typical salary of $75,690 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 8 colleges in Kansas that offer public health degrees. Learn about the most popular 8 below:

32 Degrees in Major Awarded
42% Graduation Rate
5,877 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $14,166. Graduates earn an average $31,500 after graduation. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 17 to 1.

30 Degrees in Major Awarded
61% Graduation Rate
27,552 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $39,200 a year. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 17 to 1. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $18,571.

26 Degrees in Major Awarded
62% Graduation Rate
21,719 Total Students

89% of students get financical aid. In their early career, K -State grads earn an average salary of $38,400. Most students complete their degree in 4.59 years.

8 Degrees in Major Awarded
789 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $3,037. The student to faculty ratio is 22 to 1. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time.

5 Degrees in Major Awarded
43% Graduation Rate
15,342 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 4.67 years. The 8.50% student loan default rate is lower than average. The student to faculty ratio is 20 to 1.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
54% Graduation Rate
1,909 Total Students

The student loan default rate of 7.00% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. Graduates earn an average $41,700 after graduation. The student to faculty ratio is 7 to 1.

#6

Baker University

Baldwin City
0 Degrees in Major Awarded
61% Graduation Rate
2,595 Total Students

The student loan default rate is 5.90% which is lower than average. 100% of students get financical aid. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $43,600 after earning their degree at this institution.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
615 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $27,500 after earning their degree at this institution. The student to faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 76% of students receive it.

Public Health Careers in KS

Some of the careers public health majors go into include:

Job Title KS Job Growth KS Median Salary
Health Specialties Professors 23% $75,630
Environmental Scientists and Specialists 14% $65,410
Medical and Health Services Managers 11% $85,610
Community Health Workers 11% $40,450
Occupational Health and Safety Technicians 7% $45,200
Occupational Health and Safety Specialists 6% $61,110

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to public health.

Major Annual Graduates in KS
Nursing & Nursing Assistants 4,219
Nursing 2,914
Health Aids & Attendants 992
Allied Health Professions 925
Allied Health Services 866
Health/Medical Admin Services 676
Pharmacy/Pharmaceutical Sciences 281
Rehabilitation Professions 254

View all majors related to Public Health

View Nationwide Public Health Report

References

More about our data sources and methodologies.

Featured Schools

Find Schools Near You

Our free school finder matches students with accredited colleges across the U.S.