Clearwater has a general population of 108,787 and an overall student population of 61,766. Approximately 29,282 of Clearwater's students are enrolled in schools that offer public health programs.
Of the 1 public health schools in Clearwater, the largest public health school, by student population, is St Petersburg College. Approximately 20 students graduated in 2010 from St Petersburg College with credentials in public health.
In 2010, 20 students graduated with a public health degree from one of Clearwater's public health schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $2,614 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,600 for public health related books and supplies every year.
If you decide to work as a public health professional in Clearwater, your job prospects are good. There were 8,660 public health professionals working in Florida and 1,350 working in the greater Clearwater area in 2010. Clearwater's public health professional workforce is projected to increase by 18% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for public health professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a public health professional in Clearwater is $88,600 per year, which is higher than the average for public health professionals state-wide.