With an overall population of 1,942 and a student population of 2,165, approximately 1,244 of Montgomery students attend one of Montgomery's schools that offer public health programs.
Montgomery's largest public health school is West Virginia University Institute of Technology. Approximately 0 students graduated in 2010 from West Virginia University Institute of Technology with credentials in public health.
Tuition in 2009 at Montgomery's public health schools was $15,844 per year for instate students and $23,944 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,178 for public health related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Montgomery-based public health schools, you will have an added expense of $5,944 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in public health, if you decide to work as a public health professional in Montgomery, your job prospects are average. In 2010, there were 1,800 public health professionals in West Virginia. Of these public health professionals, 300 were working in the greater Montgomery area. By the year 2018, the number of public health professionals is expected to increase by 8% in Montgomery. This anticipated 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 Montgomery is $66,630 per year, which is higher than the average for public health professionals state-wide.