Public Health at Emporia State University

Public Health at Emporia State University

Public Health is one of the majors in the health professions program at Emporia State University.

Here, you'll find out more about the major, including such details as the number of graduates, what degree levels are offered, ethnicity of students, average salaries, and more. In addition, we cover how ESU ranks in comparison to other schools with public health programs.

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Public Health Degrees Available at ESU

ESU Public Health Rankings

The bachelor's program at ESU was ranked #311 on College Factual's Best Schools for public health list. It is also ranked #3 in Kansas.

Ranking Type Rank
Best Value Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Public Health 112
Most Focused Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Public Health 162
Most Popular Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Public Health 176
Best Public Health Bachelor’s Degree Schools 191

Popularity of Public Health at ESU

During the 2019-2020 academic year, Emporia State University handed out 23 bachelor's degrees in public health. Due to this, the school was ranked #285 in popularity out of all colleges and universities that offer this degree. This is a decrease of 28% over the previous year when 32 degrees were handed out.

How Much Do Public Health Graduates from ESU Make?

Salary of Public Health Graduates with a Bachelor's Degree

The median salary of public health students who receive their bachelor's degree at ESU is $26,100. This is less than $31,100, which is the national median of all public health majors in the nation who earn bachelor's degrees.


How Much Student Debt Do Public Health Graduates from ESU Have?

Student Debt of Public Health Graduates with a Bachelor's Degree

While getting their bachelor's degree at ESU, public health students borrow a median amount of $19,668 in student loans. This is not too bad considering that the median debt load of all public health bachelor's degree recipients across the country is $25,000.


The typical student loan payment of a bachelor's degree student from the public health program at ESU is $204 per month.

Public Health Student Diversity at ESU

Take a look at the following statistics related to the make-up of the public health majors at Emporia State University.

ESU Public Health Bachelor’s Program

Of the 23 students who graduated with a Bachelor’s in public health from ESU in 2020, 43% were men and 57% were women.


The majority of the students with this major are white. About 65% of 2020 graduates were in this category.

The following table and chart show the ethnic background for students who recently graduated from Emporia State University with a bachelor's in public health.

Ethnic Background Number of Students
Asian 0
Black or African American 3
Hispanic or Latino 2
White 15
Non-Resident Aliens 1
Other Races 2

Related Major Annual Graduates
Nursing 47
Rehabilitation & Therapeutic Professions 23
Mental & Social Health Services 13
Allied Health Professions 6

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