Bloomsburg has a total population of 12,375 and a student population of 9,512. Of these students, 9,512 are enrolled in schools that offer public health programs.
The largest public health school in Bloomsburg, by student population, is Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania. Approximately 4 students graduated in 2010 from Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania with credentials in public health.
A total of 4 students graduated with credentials in public health from public health schools in Bloomsburg in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Bloomsburg's public health schools was $19,400 per year for instate students and $27,836 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for public health related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Bloomsburg-based public health schools, you will have an added expense of $6,588 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a public health professional in Bloomsburg, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 14,200 public health professionals in Pennsylvania, 230 were working in the greater Bloomsburg area. The government projects that the number of public health professionals in Bloomsburg will increase by 8% 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 Bloomsburg is $64,450 per year, which is lower than the average for public health professionals state-wide.