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Public Health Schools in Kansas

There are four Kansas schools offering public health programs. 62 students graduated from programs at Kansas public health schools in 2010. 42 of all these students graduated with masters degrees and 19 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees.

Overview

61 students graduate from programs in Kansas in public health, on average, each year. Out of those, one student graduated with certificates in public health, 19 with a bachelor's level degree, and 42 with a master's level degree.

Four public health schools are located in this midwestern state. Out of these, four schools are public. Tuition at a public public health school varies from $4,636 to $8,733.

Average tuition for programs in public health is $7,166. The highest tuition for public health programs, which is $8,733 each year, is at the University of Kansas, while the lowest tuition in this state is at Emporia State University.

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

Public Health Program Completions in Kansas 2006 - 2010

61 students graduate from programs in Kansas in public health, on average, each year. Out of those, one student graduated with certificates in public health, 19 with a bachelor's level degree, and 42 with a master's level degree.

Public Health Program Completions in Kansas 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 1
  • Certificate 2007: 0
  • Certificate 2008: 0
  • Certificate 2009: 0
  • Certificate 2010: 1
  • Bachelor 2006: 19
  • Bachelor 2007: 13
  • Bachelor 2008: 16
  • Bachelor 2009: 21
  • Bachelor 2010: 19
  • Master 2006: 34
  • Master 2007: 37
  • Master 2008: 45
  • Master 2009: 41
  • Master 2010: 42

Public Health Program Availability in Kansas

Kansas schools offer a total of six programs in public health. Of these programs, close to 66% are master's level programs. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the bachelors level.

Public Health Program Availability in Kansas

  • Certificate: 1
  • Bachelor: 1
  • Master: 4

Occupational Health and Safety Technicians — Salary by Percentile

Occupational Health and Safety Technicians — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 27900
  • 25th Percentile: 34140
  • Median: 42530
  • 75th Percentile: 54070
  • 90th Percentile: 64620

Medical and Health Services Managers — Salary by Percentile

Medical and Health Services Managers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 47900
  • 25th Percentile: 57980
  • Median: 75680
  • 75th Percentile: 93050
  • 90th Percentile: 125510

Healthcare Social Workers — Salary by Percentile

Healthcare Social Workers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 26470
  • 25th Percentile: 30850
  • Median: 39110
  • 75th Percentile: 47740
  • 90th Percentile: 56380

Community Health Workers — Salary by Percentile

Community Health Workers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 24030
  • 25th Percentile: 26580
  • Median: 30500
  • 75th Percentile: 37180
  • 90th Percentile: 45570

Occupational Health and Safety Specialists — Salary by Percentile

Occupational Health and Safety Specialists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 37320
  • 25th Percentile: 43670
  • Median: 56280
  • 75th Percentile: 75680
  • 90th Percentile: 90900

Medical and Health Services Managers — Employment Trend

Medical and Health Services Managers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 62180
  • Median Salary 2007: 65990
  • Median Salary 2008: 70940
  • Median Salary 2009: 72370
  • Median Salary 2010: 75680
  • Total Employed 2006: 2630
  • Total Employed 2007: 2730
  • Total Employed 2008: 2840
  • Total Employed 2009: 2890
  • Total Employed 2010: 3050

Occupational Health and Safety Technicians — Employment Trend

Occupational Health and Safety Technicians — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 41900
  • Median Salary 2007: 41040
  • Median Salary 2008: 42810
  • Median Salary 2009: 41990
  • Median Salary 2010: 42530
  • Total Employed 2006: 60
  • Total Employed 2007: 80
  • Total Employed 2008: 110
  • Total Employed 2009: 170
  • Total Employed 2010: 160

Community Health Workers — Employment Trend

Community Health Workers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 27920
  • Median Salary 2007: 28530
  • Median Salary 2008: 30490
  • Median Salary 2009: 28960
  • Median Salary 2010: 30500
  • Total Employed 2006: 990
  • Total Employed 2007: 1160
  • Total Employed 2008: 1220
  • Total Employed 2009: 1280
  • Total Employed 2010: 1240

Healthcare Social Workers — Employment Trend

Healthcare Social Workers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 41150
  • Median Salary 2007: 42240
  • Median Salary 2008: 39830
  • Median Salary 2009: 40070
  • Median Salary 2010: 39110
  • Total Employed 2006: 970
  • Total Employed 2007: 960
  • Total Employed 2008: 900
  • Total Employed 2009: 880
  • Total Employed 2010: 1020

Occupational Health and Safety Specialists — Employment Trend

Occupational Health and Safety Specialists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 48090
  • Median Salary 2007: 52700
  • Median Salary 2008: 59240
  • Median Salary 2009: 56430
  • Median Salary 2010: 56280
  • Total Employed 2006: 490
  • Total Employed 2007: 440
  • Total Employed 2008: 640
  • Total Employed 2009: 720
  • Total Employed 2010: 700

Kansas vs National Public Health Employment

Kansas vs National Public Health Employment

  • Employed in Kansas: 1.024% (6170)

Public Health Schools in Kansas

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1. Cleveland Chiropractic College of Overland Park

10850 Lowell Avenue
Overland Park, KS 66210
(913) 234-0600

Founded in 1922, Cleveland Chiropractic College of Overland Park is a 4-year institution. This school, which is 3.4 miles from the heart of downtown, is in Overland Park, KS. Cleveland offers subjects including public health, healthcare, and science. This specialized school offers one degree at the associates level, one bachelors level degree, one degree at the masters level, and one degree at the doctoral level to students. In 2010, 595 students sought degrees from the four programs at Cleveland. This school is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission.

2. The Seward County Community College and Area Technical School

1801 N. Kansas Ave.
Liberal, KS 67901
(620) 624-1951

Founded in 1967, the Seward County Community College and Area Technical School is a public 2-year institution. This school, which is very close to Liberal, Kansas, is located in a rural setting. This public school offers students 19 certificates and 64 associates level degrees. 1,870 students pursued degrees from the 66 programs at this school in 2010. This school offers subjects such as business and psychology. The North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission accredits it. This school is one of 9 technical colleges in Kansas.

3. Emporia State University

1200 Commercial
Emporia, KS 66801-5087
(620) 341-1200

Emporia State University offers one public health program. This school is a public 4-year institution. This public school is the oldest institution in the state of Kansas offering programs in public health.

4. The University of Kansas

The University of Kansas
Lawrence, KS 66045
(785) 864-2700

The University of Kansas, which is 1.1 miles from the center of the city, is located in Lawrence, KS. This university offers two public health programs. Students are offered two master's level public health degrees by it. Overall, 28,697 students seek degrees in 241 programs at KU. In terms of programs, KU is the largest institution in the state of Kansas offering public health.

5. Kansas State University

Anderson Hall
Manhattan, KS 66506
(785) 532-6250

Kansas State University offers one program in public health and Kansas State is in Manhattan, KS. 23,588 students seek degrees in 202 programs at this university, overall. It is the third biggest institution in the state of Kansas offering public health in terms of programs.

6. Wichita State University

1845 Fairmount
Wichita, KS 67260-0124
(316) 978-3456

Wichita State University offers two public health programs. More specifically, students are offered one certificate in public health by it and one master's level degree in public health. Wichita State is 2.8 miles from the heart of downtown. Wichita State is a public, 4-year, research institution. This university is the fourth largest institution in the state of Kansas offering public health.