With an overall population of 12,128 and a student population of 3,499, approximately 1,087 of Fulton students attend one of Fulton's schools that offer public health programs.
Westminster College is the largest public health school in Fulton, based on student population. Approximately 1 students graduated in 2010 from Westminster College with credentials in public health.
A reported 1 students graduated with credentials in public health in Fulton in 2010. In 2009 tuition at public health schools in Fulton was $18,700 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $800 for public health related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Fulton-based public health schools, you will have an added expense of $7,120 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in public health, if you decide to work as a public health professional in Fulton, your job prospects are average. There were 4,410 public health professionals working in Missouri and 220 working in the greater Fulton area in 2010. Fulton's public health professional workforce is projected to increase by 10% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for public health professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a public health professional in Fulton is $63,150 per year, which is lower than the average for public health professionals state-wide.