There are 2 public health schools in Lincoln, Nebraska. Lincoln has a general population of 225,581 and an overall student population of 42,081. Approximately 24,983 of Lincoln's students are enrolled in schools that offer public health programs.
Union College is the largest public health school in Lincoln, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 10 students graduated from the Public Health program at Union College.
In 2010, 10 students graduated with a public health degree in Lincoln. If you decide to attend one of Lincoln's public health schools, you can expect to pay an average of $22,957 per year in instate tuition and $28,477 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $995 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a public health program in Lincoln. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,525 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $11,135.
If you decide to work as a public health professional in Lincoln, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 2,120 public health professionals in Nebraska, 370 were working in the greater Lincoln area. Lincoln's public health professional workforce is projected to increase by 16% by the year 2018. This projected 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 Lincoln is $74,830 per year, which is higher than the average for public health professionals state-wide.
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