With an overall population of 12,771 and a student population of 817, approximately 817 of Hershey students attend one of Hershey's schools that offer public health programs.
Pennsylvania State University-College of Medicine is the largest public health school in Hershey, based on student population. Approximately 17 students graduated in 2010 from Pennsylvania State University-College of Medicine with credentials in public health.
A total of 17 students graduated with credentials in public health from public health schools in Hershey in 2010.
If you decide to work as a public health professional in Hershey, your job prospects are average. In 2010, there were 14,200 public health professionals in Pennsylvania. Of these public health professionals, 750 were working in the greater Hershey area. The number of public health professionals in Hershey is expected to 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 Hershey is $74,060 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for public health professionals.
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