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#1

#1 Best College for Environmental Health in the U.S.

University of Rochester
Rochester, NY

At the University of Rochester, the three most popular college majors students study are Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse, Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods, Other, Biology/Biological Sciences, and General.At the University of Rochester, the three most popular college majors students study are Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse, Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods, Other, Biology/Biological Sciences, and General....view more

Acceptance Rate

39%

Annual Degrees Awarded

15

SAT Score

1,400–1,530

Est. Net Price *

$39,775

Median Starting Salary

$56,543

#2

#2 Best College for Environmental Health in the U.S.

University of Georgia
Athens, GA

At the University of Georgia, the most popular majors students pursue are Biology/Biological Sciences, General, Psychology, General, Finance, and General. In fact, the University of Georgia awards 574 degrees annually to Biology/Biological Sciences, General majors.At the University of Georgia, the most popular majors students pursue are Biology/Biological Sciences, General, Psychology, General, Finance, and General. In fact, the University of Georgia awards 574 degrees annually to Biology/Biological Sciences, General majors....view more

Acceptance Rate

43%

Annual Degrees Awarded

35

SAT Score

1,250–1,430

Est. Net Price *

$17,180

Median Starting Salary

$58,495

#3

#3 Best College for Environmental Health in the U.S.

Ohio State University-Main Campus
Columbus, OH

Annually, Ohio State University-Main Campus awards around 794 degrees to students majoring in Finance, General, which is the school’s most popular major.Annually, Ohio State University-Main Campus awards around 794 degrees to students majoring in Finance, General, which is the school’s most popular major....view more

Acceptance Rate

53%

Annual Degrees Awarded

44

SAT Score

1,340–1,450

Est. Net Price *

$19,582

Median Starting Salary

$57,834

#4

#4 Best College for Environmental Health in the U.S.

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Chapel Hill, NC

At the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, the three most popular college majors students pursue are Biology/Biological Sciences, General, Behavioral Sciences, and Mass Communication/Media Studies.At the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, the three most popular college majors students pursue are Biology/Biological Sciences, General, Behavioral Sciences, and Mass Communication/Media Studies....view more

Acceptance Rate

17%

Annual Degrees Awarded

19

SAT Score

1,370–1,520

Est. Net Price *

$10,614

Median Starting Salary

$57,150

#5

#5 Best College for Environmental Health in the U.S.

Oakland University
Rochester Hills, MI

Each year, Oakland University awards around 520 degrees to those studying Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse, which is the school’s most popular major. Other often-pursued majors include Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other, Psychology, General, and Mechanical Engineering.Each year, Oakland University awards around 520 degrees to those studying Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse, which is the school’s most popular major. Other often-pursued majors include Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other, Psychology, General, and Mechanical Engineering....view more

Acceptance Rate

90%

Annual Degrees Awarded

25

SAT Score

1,020–1,250

Est. Net Price *

$15,161

Median Starting Salary

$57,877

#6

#6 Best College for Environmental Health in the U.S.

Eastern Kentucky University
Richmond, KY

At Eastern Kentucky University, the most popular majors students pursue are Psychology, General, General Studies, and Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration. In fact, Eastern Kentucky University grants 203 degrees every year to Psychology, General majors.At Eastern Kentucky University, the most popular majors students pursue are Psychology, General, General Studies, and Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration. In fact, Eastern Kentucky University grants 203 degrees every year to Psychology, General majors....view more

Acceptance Rate

64%

Annual Degrees Awarded

16

SAT Score

930–1,180

Est. Net Price *

$10,806

Median Starting Salary

$58,052

#7

#7 Best College for Environmental Health in the U.S.

University of Washington-Seattle Campus
Seattle, WA

Annually, the University of Washington-Seattle Campus grants around 481 degrees to those studying Computer Science, which is the institution’s most popular major. Other popular majors include Research and Experimental Psychology, Other, Speech Communication and Rhetoric, and Biochemistry.Annually, the University of Washington-Seattle Campus grants around 481 degrees to those studying Computer Science, which is the institution’s most popular major. Other popular majors include Research and Experimental Psychology, Other, Speech Communication and Rhetoric, and Biochemistry....view more

Acceptance Rate

48%

Annual Degrees Awarded

26

SAT Score

1,230–1,460

Est. Net Price *

$10,603

Median Starting Salary

$53,796

#8

#8 Best College for Environmental Health in the U.S.

California State University-Northridge
Northridge, CA

At California State University-Northridge, the three most popular college majors students study are Psychology, General, Business Administration and Management, General, and Radio and Television.At California State University-Northridge, the three most popular college majors students study are Psychology, General, Business Administration and Management, General, and Radio and Television....view more

Acceptance Rate

91%

Annual Degrees Awarded

52

SAT Score

900–1,110

Est. Net Price *

$8,936

Median Starting Salary

$55,727

#9

#9 Best College for Environmental Health in the U.S.

Missouri Southern State University
Joplin, MO

At Missouri Southern State University, the most popular majors students pursue are Business/Commerce, General, Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies, Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, and Other.At Missouri Southern State University, the most popular majors students pursue are Business/Commerce, General, Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies, Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, and Other....view more

Acceptance Rate

99%

Annual Degrees Awarded

16

SAT Score

970–1,190

Est. Net Price *

$10,061

Median Starting Salary

$57,437

#10

#10 Best College for Environmental Health in the U.S.

Brigham Young University-Idaho
Rexburg, ID

At Brigham Young University-Idaho, the most popular majors students pursue are Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, General, Business Administration and Management, General, Human Development and Family Studies, and General.At Brigham Young University-Idaho, the most popular majors students pursue are Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, General, Business Administration and Management, General, Human Development and Family Studies, and General....view more

Acceptance Rate

96%

Annual Degrees Awarded

22

SAT Score

1,010–1,210

Est. Net Price *

$7,899

Median Starting Salary

$58,135

#11

#11 Best College for Environmental Health in the U.S.

Colorado State University-Fort Collins
Fort Collins, CO

Annually, Colorado State University-Fort Collins grants about 647 degrees to students studying Business Administration and Management, General, the school’s most popular major.Annually, Colorado State University-Fort Collins grants about 647 degrees to students studying Business Administration and Management, General, the school’s most popular major....view more

Acceptance Rate

91%

Annual Degrees Awarded

14

SAT Score

1,100–1,310

Est. Net Price *

$16,926

Median Starting Salary

$60,051

#12

#12 Best College for Environmental Health in the U.S.

East Central University
Ada, OK

Each year, East Central University awards around 76 degrees to those studying Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General, the school’s most popular major.Each year, East Central University awards around 76 degrees to those studying Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General, the school’s most popular major....view more

Acceptance Rate

70%

Annual Degrees Awarded

11

SAT Score

900–1,110

Est. Net Price *

$10,221

Median Starting Salary

$57,829

#13

#13 Best College for Environmental Health in the U.S.

Brigham Young University
Provo, UT

At Brigham Young University, the three most popular college majors students pursue are Exercise Physiology, Accounting, Finance, and General. In fact, Brigham Young University grants 235 degrees annually to graduating Exercise Physiology students.At Brigham Young University, the three most popular college majors students pursue are Exercise Physiology, Accounting, Finance, and General. In fact, Brigham Young University grants 235 degrees annually to graduating Exercise Physiology students....view more

Acceptance Rate

67%

Annual Degrees Awarded

11

SAT Score

1,280–1,440

Est. Net Price *

$13,521

Median Starting Salary

$56,086

#14

#14 Best College for Environmental Health in the U.S.

East Carolina University
Greenville, NC

Annually, East Carolina University grants around 374 degrees to those studying Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse, which is the school’s most popular major.Annually, East Carolina University grants around 374 degrees to those studying Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse, which is the school’s most popular major....view more

Acceptance Rate

92%

Annual Degrees Awarded

11

SAT Score

1,020–1,180

Est. Net Price *

$14,410

Median Starting Salary

$59,454

#15

#15 Best College for Environmental Health in the U.S.

Western Carolina University
Cullowhee, NC

Each year, Western Carolina University grants around 252 degrees to students majoring in Business Administration and Management, General, the institution’s most popular major.Each year, Western Carolina University grants around 252 degrees to students majoring in Business Administration and Management, General, the institution’s most popular major....view more

Acceptance Rate

85%

Annual Degrees Awarded

8

SAT Score

1,020–1,240

Est. Net Price *

$13,022

Median Starting Salary

$58,784

#16

#16 Best College for Environmental Health in the U.S.

West Chester University of Pennsylvania
West Chester, PA

At West Chester University of Pennsylvania, the three most popular college majors students pursue are Early Childhood Education and Teaching, Sales, Distribution, and Marketing Operations, General, Business Administration and Management, and General.At West Chester University of Pennsylvania, the three most popular college majors students pursue are Early Childhood Education and Teaching, Sales, Distribution, and Marketing Operations, General, Business Administration and Management, and General....view more

Acceptance Rate

88%

Annual Degrees Awarded

7

SAT Score

1,090–1,270

Est. Net Price *

$22,973

Median Starting Salary

$63,795

#17

#17 Best College for Environmental Health in the U.S.

Illinois State University
Normal, IL

At Illinois State University, the most popular majors students pursue are Elementary Education and Teaching, Marketing/Marketing Management, General, and Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse.At Illinois State University, the most popular majors students pursue are Elementary Education and Teaching, Marketing/Marketing Management, General, and Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse....view more

Acceptance Rate

86%

Annual Degrees Awarded

8

SAT Score

1,020–1,230

Est. Net Price *

$20,551

Median Starting Salary

$62,355

#18

#18 Best College for Environmental Health in the U.S.

Indiana University-Bloomington
Bloomington, IN

At Indiana University-Bloomington, the three most popular college majors students study are Business/Commerce, General, Public Administration, and Mass Communication/Media Studies.At Indiana University-Bloomington, the three most popular college majors students study are Business/Commerce, General, Public Administration, and Mass Communication/Media Studies....view more

Acceptance Rate

82%

Annual Degrees Awarded

3

SAT Score

1,220–1,420

Est. Net Price *

$16,234

Median Starting Salary

$61,530

#19

#19 Best College for Environmental Health in the U.S.

Ohio University-Main Campus
Athens, OH

Each year, Ohio University-Main Campus grants around 1714 degrees to students studying Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse, the school’s most popular major. Other popular majors include Psychology, General, Speech Communication and Rhetoric, Marketing/Marketing Management, and General.Each year, Ohio University-Main Campus grants around 1714 degrees to students studying Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse, the school’s most popular major. Other popular majors include Psychology, General, Speech Communication and Rhetoric, Marketing/Marketing Management, and General....view more

Acceptance Rate

87%

Annual Degrees Awarded

7

SAT Score

1,110–1,280

Est. Net Price *

$20,207

Median Starting Salary

$59,771

#20

#20 Best College for Environmental Health in the U.S.

Fitchburg State University
Fitchburg, MA

At Fitchburg State University, the most popular majors students pursue are Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse, Business Administration and Management, General, and Cinematography and Film/Video Production.At Fitchburg State University, the most popular majors students pursue are Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse, Business Administration and Management, General, and Cinematography and Film/Video Production....view more

Acceptance Rate

86%

Annual Degrees Awarded

2

SAT Score

1,030–1,230

Est. Net Price *

$15,535

Median Starting Salary

$61,255

#21

#21 Best College for Environmental Health in the U.S.

East Tennessee State University
Johnson City, TN

Annually, East Tennessee State University grants about 502 degrees to those majoring in Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse, which is the institution’s most popular major.Annually, East Tennessee State University grants about 502 degrees to those majoring in Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse, which is the institution’s most popular major....view more

Acceptance Rate

85%

Annual Degrees Awarded

4

SAT Score

1,010–1,240

Est. Net Price *

$14,350

Median Starting Salary

$56,399

#22

#22 Best College for Environmental Health in the U.S.

Western Kentucky University
Bowling Green, KY

Annually, Western Kentucky University grants about 170 degrees to those studying Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse, the school’s most popular major. Other popular majors include Business Administration and Management, General, General Studies, Marketing/Marketing Management, and General.Annually, Western Kentucky University grants about 170 degrees to those studying Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse, the school’s most popular major. Other popular majors include Business Administration and Management, General, General Studies, Marketing/Marketing Management, and General....view more

Acceptance Rate

97%

Annual Degrees Awarded

3

SAT Score

970–1,210

Est. Net Price *

$12,625

Median Starting Salary

$57,429

#23

#23 Best College for Environmental Health in the U.S.

California State University-San Bernardino
San Bernardino, CA

Annually, California State University-San Bernardino awards about 677 degrees to those majoring in Business Administration and Management, General, the institution’s most popular major. Other popular majors include Psychology, General, Sociology, and Criminal Justice/Safety Studies.Annually, California State University-San Bernardino awards about 677 degrees to those majoring in Business Administration and Management, General, the institution’s most popular major. Other popular majors include Psychology, General, Sociology, and Criminal Justice/Safety Studies....view more

Acceptance Rate

91%

Annual Degrees Awarded

3

SAT Score

900–1,080

Est. Net Price *

$8,805

Median Starting Salary

$56,913

#24

#24 Best College for Environmental Health in the U.S.

University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh
Oshkosh, WI

At the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh, the most popular majors students pursue are Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse, Elementary Education and Teaching, Psychology, and General.At the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh, the most popular majors students pursue are Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse, Elementary Education and Teaching, Psychology, and General....view more

Acceptance Rate

89%

Annual Degrees Awarded

1

SAT Score

930–1,140

Est. Net Price *

$12,827

Median Starting Salary

$62,339

#25

#25 Best College for Environmental Health in the U.S.

Texas Southern University
Houston, TX

At Texas Southern University, the most popular majors students pursue are Biology/Biological Sciences, General, General Studies, Business Administration and Management, and General.At Texas Southern University, the most popular majors students pursue are Biology/Biological Sciences, General, General Studies, Business Administration and Management, and General....view more

Acceptance Rate

97%

Annual Degrees Awarded

2

SAT Score

830–1,010

Est. Net Price *

$11,826

Median Starting Salary

$56,666

#26

#26 Best College for Environmental Health in the U.S.

CUNY York College
Jamaica, NY

At CUNY York College, the three most popular college majors students pursue are Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General, Psychology, General, and Accounting.At CUNY York College, the three most popular college majors students pursue are Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General, Psychology, General, and Accounting....view more

Acceptance Rate

59%

Annual Degrees Awarded

2

SAT Score

870–1,050

Est. Net Price *

$6,670

Median Starting Salary

$56,203

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About Environmental Health

A program that focuses on the application of environmental sciences, public health, the biomedical sciences, and environmental toxicology to the study of environmental factors affecting human health, safety, and related ecological issues, and prepares individuals to function as professional environmental health specialists. Includes instruction in epidemiology, biostatistics, toxicology, public policy analysis, public management, risk assessment, communications, environmental law, occupational health and safety emergency response, and applications such as air quality, food protection, radiation protection, solid and hazardous waste management, water quality, soil quality, noise abatement, housing quality, and environmental control of recreational areas.

While Environmental Health has degrees up to the Doctors degree research scholarship, most students study towards a Masters degree. Students study Environmental Health all around the US, though the major at the Bachelors degree level has the most graduates in California. The average starting salary for a graduate with a bachelor's degree in Environmental Health is $51,200.

Popularity of Environmental Health Degrees in the U.S.
This heat map represents the states that have the highest percent of Environmental Health degrees compared to all other degrees awarded in that state.
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Careers

Some top jobs related to Environmental Health, include Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary and Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists, both of which are in high demand. Yet there are higher paying positions, like Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary. the most in-demand position for Environmental Health majors is Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health.

Top Paying Careers

These are the highest paying careers for Environmental Health majors.

Student Demographics

Total Students
367
Female Students
225 (61%)
Male Students
142 (38%)

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