Concord has a general population of 55,977 and an overall student population of 576. Approximately 420 of Concord's students are enrolled in schools that offer public health programs.
The largest public health school in Concord, by student population, is Cabarrus College of Health Sciences. In 2010, approximately 5 students graduated from the Public Health program at Cabarrus College of Health Sciences.
A reported 5 students graduated with credentials in public health in Concord in 2010. If you decide to attend a public health school in Concord, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $9,950.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,300 for public health related books and supplies every year.
If you plan on staying in Concord after graduating from public health school, you should know that job prospects for public health professionals in Concord, which is the most popular public health profession, are good. In 2010, of the 7,590 public health professionals in North Carolina, 1,190 were working in the greater Concord area. By the year 2018, the number of public health professionals is expected to increase by 17% in Concord. 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 Concord is $82,010 per year, which is higher than the average for public health professionals state-wide.