Coraopolis has a total population of 6,131 and a student population of 4,881. Of these students, 4,783 are enrolled in schools that offer public health programs.
Of the 1 public health schools in Coraopolis, the largest public health school, by student population, is Robert Morris University. In 2010, Robert Morris University graduated approximately 9 students with credentials in public health.
In 2010, 9 students graduated with a public health degree from one of Coraopolis's public health schools. In 2009 tuition at public health schools in Coraopolis was $20,560 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for public health related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,370 per year, on average, for room and board at Coraopolis-based public health schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many public health graduates choose to work as public health professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Coraopolis, your job prospects are average. In 2010, there were 14,200 public health professionals in Pennsylvania. Of these public health professionals, 2,160 were working in the greater Coraopolis area. Coraopolis's public health professional workforce is projected to increase by 8% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for public health professionals.
As a public health professional in Coraopolis, you can expect to make an average salary of $77,510 per year. This is higher than the average salary for public health professionals in the state.