Public Health Schools In Delaware

Public Health classes faculty can choose to work at the only accredited public health school in Delaware. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the public health academic community in Delaware, and the future trends in public health training at the public health bachelors degree level.


Schools

  1. Delaware State University

    1200 N. Dupont Highway, Dover, Delaware 19901

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Delaware Vs. National Public Health Employment

Delaware 1,790
National 484,220

Of all of the public health professionals that work in the US, approximately 0% work in Delaware state.

Employment Growth for Public health professionals In Delaware

1,330 1,440 1,460 1,530 1,790
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

Public Health is a growing field in Delaware. In Delaware, 460 more public health professionals were working in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, in Delaware, this field has grown by 35% in four years. This is faster than the trend for public health professionals around the US. Nationally, the number of public health professionals has grown by 19% between 2006 and 2010.

Public Health VS. All Professions salaries in Delaware

$59,090 $60,000 $61,480 $62,837 $68,487
$46,948 $48,366 $50,236 $51,531 $51,081
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Public Health
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The amount earned by public health professionals is increasing in Delaware. In 2006 public health professionals made a mean salary of $59,090 per year, and in 2010 they made $68,487 per year.

Salary percentiles for Public health professionals in Delaware

10th percentile
$43,270
25th percentile
$51,403
50th percentile
$64,420
75th percentile
$80,173
90th percentile
$98,613

Thus, there was a 14% growth in public health professionals' salaries. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. Within the field of public health, there is a huge variation in pay, with the highest paid public health professionals earning 128% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket in Delaware state.

Average Salaries for Public health professionals and related professions in Delaware

Health Science
$69,129
Healthcare Administration
$101,570
Healthcare Management
$101,570
Public Administration
$87,942
Public Health
$68,487
Social Work
$44,968

In Delaware, public health professionals make, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Public Health programs available for each degree type for all schools in Delaware

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

The number of students graduating from the only accredited public health school in Delaware is decreasing. In Delaware, there were 13 graduates in 2006. And there were 7 graduates from public health courses in 2010.

There was a decrease in the number of public health school degree or certificate graduates in Delaware by 46%. Most of these graduates, or 100%, earned a bachelor's degree in public health.

Public Health Faculty Salaries in Delaware

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