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Public Health Schools In Maryland

Public Health classes faculty can choose to work at one of 7 accredited public health schools in Maryland. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the public health academic community in Maryland, and the future trends in public health training at the following levels:


  1. Baltimore City Community College

    2901 Liberty Heights Avenue, Baltimore, Maryland 21215-7893

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  2. University of Baltimore

    Charles at Mount Royal, Baltimore, Maryland 21201

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  3. Johns Hopkins University

    3400 N Charles St, Mason Hall, Baltimore, Maryland 21218-2688

    13 U.S. News National University Ranking
  4. University of Maryland-University College

    3501 University Blvd East, Adelphi, Maryland 20783-8010

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  5. University of Maryland-Baltimore

    520 West Lombard Street, Baltimore, Maryland 21201-1627

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  6. University of Maryland-College Park

    College Park, Maryland 20742

    55 U.S. News National University Ranking
  7. Morgan State University

    1700 East Cold Spring Lane, Baltimore, Maryland 21251-0001

    n/a U.S. News National University Ranking



Professional Trends

Maryland Vs. National Public Health Employment

Maryland 13,070
National 484,220

Approximately 3% of the country's public health professionals work in Maryland state.

Employment Growth for Public health professionals In Maryland

10,870 11,280 11,900 11,520 13,070
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Maryland, the field of public health is growing. In Maryland, 2,200 more public health professionals were working in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, the field of public health has grown by 20% in Maryland. This growth is faster than the national trend for public health professionals which shows a 19% increase in the number of public health professionals working around the nation.

Public Health VS. All Professions salaries in Maryland

$68,433 $72,563 $75,633 $80,877 $78,313
$47,750 $50,212 $51,747 $52,671 $54,055
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Public Health
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

In Maryland, as the number of public health professionals is growing, the salaries earned by public health professionals are increasing. In 2006 public health professionals made a mean salary of $68,433 per year, and in 2010 they made $78,313 per year.

Salary percentiles for Public health professionals in Maryland

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25th percentile
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90th percentile

Thus, there was a 13% growth in public health professionals' salaries. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. There is a 192% pay differential between the highest paid public health professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket. Thus, there is huge variation in pay, within the field of public health in Maryland.

Average Salaries for Public health professionals and related professions in Maryland

Emergency Management
Health Science
Healthcare Administration
Healthcare Management
Political Science
Public Administration
Public Health
Social Work

In Maryland, public health professionals make, on average, more than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

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


The number of students graduating from the 7 accredited public health schools in Maryland is decreasing. In 2006 there were 843 public health graduates from public health courses in Maryland and in 2010 there were 681 graduates.

This represents a 19% decrease in the number of public health degree or certificate school graduates in Maryland state. A majority of these graduates, or 45%, graduated with an master's degree in public health.

Public Health Faculty Salaries in Maryland

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