With an overall population of 9,888 and a student population of 7,576, approximately 7,576 of East Stroudsburg students attend one of East Stroudsburg's schools that offer public health programs.
Of the 1 public health schools in East Stroudsburg, the largest public health school, by student population, is East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania. In 2010, approximately 13 students graduated from the Public Health program at East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania.
A reported 16 students graduated with credentials in public health in East Stroudsburg in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at East Stroudsburg's public health schools was $17,300 per year for instate students and $25,736 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for public health related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,418 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $12,050.
If you plan on staying in East Stroudsburg after graduating from public health school, you should know that job prospects for public health professionals in East Stroudsburg, which is the most popular public health profession, are average. In 2010, of the 14,200 public health professionals in Pennsylvania, 230 were working in the greater East Stroudsburg area. East Stroudsburg'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 East Stroudsburg, you can expect to make an average salary of $64,450 per year. This is lower than the average salary for public health professionals in the state.