Winona has a general population of 27,069 and an overall student population of 16,751. Approximately 8,657 of Winona's students are enrolled in schools that offer public health programs.
Of the 1 public health schools in Winona, the largest public health school, by student population, is Winona State University. Approximately 22 students graduated in 2010 from Winona State University with credentials in public health.
A reported 22 students graduated with credentials in public health in Winona in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $18,670 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Winona public health schools was an average of $23,410 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,160 for public health related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,920 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $11,750.
Many public health graduates choose to work as public health professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Winona, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 6,020 public health professionals in Minnesota. Of these public health professionals, 310 were working in the greater Winona area. By the year 2018, the number of public health professionals is expected to increase by 15% in Winona. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for public health professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a public health professional in Winona is $79,720 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for public health professionals.