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Public Health Schools in Connecticut

There are six Connecticut schools offering public health programs. In 2010, 282 students graduated from programs at Connecticut public health schools. 178 of all these students graduated with masters degrees and 66 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees.

Overview

On average, 267 students graduate from programs in this state in public health every year. This accounts for 2% of public health students who US schools graduate. Out of those, 23 students graduated with certificates in public health, 66 with a bachelor's level degree, 178 with a master's level degree, and 15 with a doctorate level degree.

Six public health schools are located in this state. And out of these, two schools are public, while four schools are private. While tuition at a public public health school varies from $8,050 to $10,416, tuition at a private public health school varies from $28,530 to $38,300.

Average tuition for public health programs is $23,882. While the highest tuition for public health programs, which is $38,300 every year, is at Yale University, the lowest tuition in Connecticut, which is $8,050 every year, is at Southern Connecticut State University.

Schools in this state offer certificates, bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees for public health students.

Public Health Program Completions in Connecticut 2006 - 2010

On average, 267 students graduate from programs in this state in public health every year. This accounts for 2% of public health students who US schools graduate. Out of those, 23 students graduated with certificates in public health, 66 with a bachelor's level degree, 178 with a master's level degree, and 15 with a doctorate level degree.

Public Health Program Completions in Connecticut 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 7
  • Certificate 2007: 14
  • Certificate 2008: 18
  • Certificate 2009: 29
  • Certificate 2010: 23
  • Bachelor 2006: 34
  • Bachelor 2007: 30
  • Bachelor 2008: 50
  • Bachelor 2009: 56
  • Bachelor 2010: 66
  • Master 2006: 197
  • Master 2007: 198
  • Master 2008: 175
  • Master 2009: 157
  • Master 2010: 178
  • Doctorate 2006: 5
  • Doctorate 2007: 12
  • Doctorate 2008: 9
  • Doctorate 2009: 14
  • Doctorate 2010: 15

Public Health Program Availability in Connecticut

Connecticut schools offer a total of 13 programs in public health. Of these programs, around 38.5% are programs at the certificate level. The remaining programs are degrees at the masters level, the doctoral level, and the bachelors level.

Public Health Program Availability in Connecticut

  • Certificate: 5
  • Bachelor: 1
  • Master: 4
  • Doctorate: 3

Occupational Health and Safety Technicians — Salary by Percentile

Occupational Health and Safety Technicians — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 31150
  • 25th Percentile: 43170
  • Median: 54440
  • 75th Percentile: 64820
  • 90th Percentile: 73240

Medical and Health Services Managers — Salary by Percentile

Medical and Health Services Managers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 61020
  • 25th Percentile: 76160
  • Median: 92340
  • 75th Percentile: 115180
  • 90th Percentile: 166400

Healthcare Social Workers — Salary by Percentile

Healthcare Social Workers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 36150
  • 25th Percentile: 48450
  • Median: 58420
  • 75th Percentile: 72100
  • 90th Percentile: 86140

Community Health Workers — Salary by Percentile

Community Health Workers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 26740
  • 25th Percentile: 32430
  • Median: 39420
  • 75th Percentile: 54010
  • 90th Percentile: 71870

Occupational Health and Safety Specialists — Salary by Percentile

Occupational Health and Safety Specialists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 46650
  • 25th Percentile: 56300
  • Median: 68580
  • 75th Percentile: 80780
  • 90th Percentile: 92110

Medical and Health Services Managers — Employment Trend

Medical and Health Services Managers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 83270
  • Median Salary 2007: 85750
  • Median Salary 2008: 88290
  • Median Salary 2009: 89960
  • Median Salary 2010: 92340
  • Total Employed 2006: 3680
  • Total Employed 2007: 3980
  • Total Employed 2008: 4410
  • Total Employed 2009: 4480
  • Total Employed 2010: 4700

Occupational Health and Safety Technicians — Employment Trend

Occupational Health and Safety Technicians — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 49570
  • Median Salary 2007: 50630
  • Median Salary 2008: 52770
  • Median Salary 2009: 54440
  • Median Salary 2010: 54440
  • Total Employed 2006: 160
  • Total Employed 2007: 140
  • Total Employed 2008: 150
  • Total Employed 2009: 120
  • Total Employed 2010: 140

Community Health Workers — Employment Trend

Community Health Workers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 41930
  • Median Salary 2007: 39440
  • Median Salary 2008: 39490
  • Median Salary 2009: 37440
  • Median Salary 2010: 39420
  • Total Employed 2006: 1320
  • Total Employed 2007: 1340
  • Total Employed 2008: 1430
  • Total Employed 2009: 1260
  • Total Employed 2010: 1180

Healthcare Social Workers — Employment Trend

Healthcare Social Workers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 49550
  • Median Salary 2007: 53050
  • Median Salary 2008: 56710
  • Median Salary 2009: 60180
  • Median Salary 2010: 58420
  • Total Employed 2006: 1720
  • Total Employed 2007: 1690
  • Total Employed 2008: 1600
  • Total Employed 2009: 1700
  • Total Employed 2010: 2070

Occupational Health and Safety Specialists — Employment Trend

Occupational Health and Safety Specialists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 57660
  • Median Salary 2007: 61130
  • Median Salary 2008: 65020
  • Median Salary 2009: 65620
  • Median Salary 2010: 68580
  • Total Employed 2006: 530
  • Total Employed 2007: 490
  • Total Employed 2008: 580
  • Total Employed 2009: 610
  • Total Employed 2010: 570

Connecticut vs National Public Health Employment

Connecticut vs National Public Health Employment

  • Employed in Connecticut: 1.437% (8660)

Public Health Schools in Connecticut

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1. Goodwin College

One Riverside Drive
East Hartford, CT 6118
(860) 528-4111

Goodwin College is a 4-year institution, founded in 1999. This school, which is 2.0 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in East Hartford, CT. Goodwin offers subjects including homeland security, entrepreneurship, and public health. Students are offered 15 certificates, 15 associates level degrees, and three degrees at the bachelors level by it. In 2010, 2,791 students sought degrees from the 26 programs at Goodwin. The New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education accredits Goodwin.

2. Yale University

Yale University
New Haven, CT 6520
(203) 432-1333

Yale University is located in the center of New Haven. This university offers three programs in public health. More specifically, students are offered one public health certificate by this ivy league university, one master's level degree in public health, and one degree at the doctorate level in public health. It is one of 2 institutions with a medical school in Connecticut. It ranks seventh in terms of enrollment in the state of Connecticut.

3. Saint Joseph College

1678 Asylum Avenue
West Hartford, CT 06117-2764
(860) 232-4571

Saint Joseph College offers one program in public health and SJC, which is near the center of the city, is in West Hartford, CT. It is a 4-year institution. This small school is the fifth biggest institution in the state of Connecticut offering public health in terms of programs.

4. The University of Connecticut

University of Connecticut
Storrs, CT 6269
(860) 486-2000

The University of Connecticut is located in Storrs, CT. This university offers five programs in public health. Of those, Uconn offers two certificates in public health to students, one master's level public health degree, and two doctorate level public health degrees. This university is one of 2 institutions with a medical school in Connecticut. Uconn is the third oldest institution in the state of Connecticut offering programs in public health.

5. The University of New Haven

300 Boston Post Road
West Haven, CT 6516
(203) 932-7000

The University of New Haven offers one program in public health and it is located in the suburbs of West Haven, Connecticut. It is a 4-year institution. In terms of programs, it is the third largest institution in the state of Connecticut offering public health.

6. Central Connecticut State University

1615 Stanley St
New Britain, CT 6050
(860) 832-3200

Founded in 1849, Central Connecticut State University is a public 4-year institution. It is in the suburbs of New Britain, Connecticut. CCSU is the sixth largest institution in the state of Connecticut. It offers subjects such as visual communications, public relations, and counseling. This public school offers students 32 certificates, 58 bachelors level degrees, 39 degrees at the masters level, and one degree at the doctoral level. 12,477 students pursued degrees from the 90 programs at this school in 2010. This school is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education. It is one of 33 public post-secondary institutions in Connecticut.

7. Quinnipiac University

Mt Carmel Ave
Hamden, CT 6518
(203) 582-8200

Quinnipiac University offers one public health program and Quinnipiac, which is very close to Hamden, Connecticut, is in a rural setting. 8,166 students pursue degrees in 74 Quinnipiac University programs, overall. Quinnipiac is the fourth largest institution in the state of Connecticut offering public health in terms of programs.

8. Southern Connecticut State University

501 Crescent Street
New Haven, CT 06515-1355
(203) 392-5200

Southern Connecticut State University, which is near the heart of downtown, is located in New Haven, CT. SCSU offers two programs in public health. Specifically, it offers one public health degree at the bachelor's level to students and one degree at the master's level in public health. It is one of 33 public post-secondary institutions in Connecticut. Southern is the largest institution in the state of Connecticut offering public health in terms of programs.