Every year approximately 19 students graduate with a degree in public health from Hawaii schools. Hawaii has 2 public health schools to choose from, if you are interested in studying public health. Tuition at Hawaii's public health schools is approximately $13,219 per year for a degree in public health.
The largest public health school in Hawaii, by student population is University of Hawaii at Manoa. It is located in Honolulu. Approximately 19 students graduated with a public health degree from University of Hawaii at Manoa in 2009, which was 100% of the total state public health graduates for that year. In 2009, tuition at University of Hawaii at Manoa, was approximately $7,167 per year.
A majority of those with a degree in public health choose to become public health professionals. If you are planning on working in the state after graduation, you should know that the job outlook for public health professionals in Hawaii is good. Approximately 1,070 public health professionals are currently working in Hawaii. The government expects, by 2018, for this number to increase by 12%, or to 1,200 public health professionals.
If you work as a public health professional in Hawaii, your yearly salary can range from less than $54,585 to more than $128,720. The median salary for public health professionals in Hawaii is $91,670 per year.
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