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Public Health Schools in Indiana

In 2018-2019, 741 students earned their Public Health degrees in IN.

In terms of popularity, Public Health is the 8th most popular major in the state out of a total 29 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Public Health Majors in Indiana

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 416
Master’s Degree 286
Post-Master’s Certificate 21
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 21
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 11
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 11
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 11
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 5
Associate’s Degree 2

Gender Distribution

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

Public Health Majors in IN Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 5.0%
  • Black or African American: 16.6%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 8.9%
  • White: 61.1%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 3.4%
  • Other Races: 5.0%
Public Health Majors in IN Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Public Health Grads in Indiana

18,070 people in the state and 898,630 in the nation are employed in jobs related to public health.

Public Health Jobs Nationwide vs. IN

Wages for Public Health Jobs in Indiana

Public Health grads earn an average of $62,590 in the state and $75,690 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 18 colleges in Indiana that offer public health degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

241 Degrees in Major Awarded
77% Graduation Rate
43,503 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $13,428. Most students complete their degree in 4.26 years. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 17 to 1.

200 Degrees in Major Awarded
45% Graduation Rate
29,579 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $10,987. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 17 to 1. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 88% of students receive it.

110 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,498 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 19 to 1. 19% of the teachers are full time.

60 Degrees in Major Awarded
75% Graduation Rate
44,474 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 69% of students receive it. The student to faculty ratio is 13 to 1. Most students complete their degree in 4.42 years.

36 Degrees in Major Awarded
56% Graduation Rate
5,935 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 99% of students receive it. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $35,800 a year. Most students complete their degree in 4.30 years.

#6

DePauw University

Greencastle
22 Degrees in Major Awarded
82% Graduation Rate
2,156 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $40,400 after graduation. The 2.00% student loan default rate is lower than average. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 100% of students receive it.

21 Degrees in Major Awarded
24% Graduation Rate
3,959 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1. It takes the average student 5.01 years to graduate. Graduates earn an average $29,100 after graduation.

12 Degrees in Major Awarded
10,614 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 6.90%. This private institution charges an average net price of $22,536.

9 Degrees in Major Awarded
77% Graduation Rate
2,195 Total Students

Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $24,306. Of all the students who attend this school, 98% get financial aid. The student to faculty ratio is 13 to 1.

7 Degrees in Major Awarded
68% Graduation Rate
2,443 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $37,800 after earning their degree at this institution. The full-time teacher rate is 95%. It takes the average student 4.16 years to graduate.

Public Health Careers in IN

Some of the careers public health majors go into include:

Job Title IN Job Growth IN Median Salary
Health Specialties Professors 24% $0
Medical and Health Services Managers 22% $90,410
Environmental Scientists and Specialists 19% $58,480
Physicists 19% $0
Community Health Workers 17% $39,240
Occupational Health and Safety Technicians 12% $38,440
Occupational Health and Safety Specialists 11% $62,790
Epidemiologists 0% $66,880

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

Major Annual Graduates in IN
Nursing 8,493
Health/Medical Admin Services 3,187
Allied Health Services 2,571
Nursing & Nursing Assistants 1,510
Allied Health Professions 1,333
Mental & Social Health Services 1,168
Health Sciences & Services 986
Health/Medical Prep Programs 664

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