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Public Health Schools in Arizona

In 2018-2019, 1,108 students earned their Public Health degrees in AZ.

As a degree choice, Public Health is the 7th most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Public Health Majors in Arizona

Public Health majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 595
Master’s Degree 429
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 35
Associate’s Degree 33
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 12
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 12
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 12
Post-Master’s Certificate 4
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 4

Gender Distribution

In Arizona, a public health major is more popular with women than with men.

Public Health Majors in AZ Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of public health majors in Arizona is as follows:

  • Asian: 8.2%
  • Black or African American: 9.2%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 23.1%
  • White: 42.8%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 1.5%
  • Other Races: 15.2%
Public Health Majors in AZ Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Public Health Grads in Arizona

In this state, there are 17,740 people employed in jobs related to a public health degree, compared to 898,630 nationwide.

Public Health Jobs Nationwide vs. AZ

Wages for Public Health Jobs in Arizona

A typical salary for a public health grad in the state is $70,840, compared to a typical salary of $75,690 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 12 colleges in Arizona that offer public health degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

470 Degrees in Major Awarded
61% Graduation Rate
44,097 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $36,900 a year. The full-time teacher rate is 76%. The 6.00% student loan default rate is lower than average.

249 Degrees in Major Awarded
52% Graduation Rate
31,066 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $34,400 after earning their degree at this institution. 19 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Most students complete their degree in 4.37 years.

116 Degrees in Major Awarded
34% Graduation Rate
90,253 Total Students

It takes the average student 4.20 years to graduate. 98% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. The 5.60% student loan default rate is lower than average.

109 Degrees in Major Awarded
38,540 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 82% of students receive it. 64% of the teachers are full time. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $38,300 a year.

87 Degrees in Major Awarded
64% Graduation Rate
11,584 Total Students

97% of students get financical aid. 15 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $38,300 after earning their degree at this institution.

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Dine College

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48 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,519 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 4.00 years. 90% of students get financical aid. 16 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

9 Degrees in Major Awarded
7,434 Total Students

85% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $22,100 after earning their degree at this institution. 31% of the teachers are full time.

9 Degrees in Major Awarded
5,044 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 100%. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $24,600 a year. 16 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

7 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,083 Total Students

35 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $18,816. Of all the students who attend this school, 96% get financial aid.

3 Degrees in Major Awarded
71% Graduation Rate
4,445 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 95% of students receive it. 77% of the teachers are full time. It takes the average student 4.34 years to graduate.

Public Health Careers in AZ

Some of the careers public health majors go into include:

Job Title AZ Job Growth AZ Median Salary
Medical and Health Services Managers 40% $97,520
Physicists 33% $115,280
Health Specialties Professors 29% $108,550
Community Health Workers 28% $36,870
Occupational Health and Safety Technicians 19% $51,730
Occupational Health and Safety Specialists 16% $69,380
Environmental Scientists and Specialists 15% $63,810
Epidemiologists 8% $58,500

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to public health.

Major Annual Graduates in AZ
Nursing 11,806
Health/Medical Admin Services 4,927
Allied Health Services 3,180
Allied Health Professions 2,789
Mental & Social Health Services 1,876
Nursing & Nursing Assistants 1,637
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science 961
Dental Support Services 819

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