Troy has a total population of 13,935 and a student population of 29,328. Of these students, 29,328 are enrolled in schools that offer human services programs.
Troy's largest human services school is Troy University. In 2010, Troy University graduated approximately 25 students with credentials in human services.
In 2010, 25 students graduated with a human services degree in Troy. Tuition in 2009 at Troy's human services schools was $14,835 per year for instate students and $19,467 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,062 for human services related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,441 per year, on average, for room and board at Troy-based human services schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,558.
After graduating with your credentials in human services, if you decide to work as a human services professional in Troy, your job prospects are good. There were 3,820 human services professionals working in Alabama and 80 working in the greater Troy area in 2010. Troy's human services professional workforce is projected to increase by 30% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for human services professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a human services professional in Troy is $22,300 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for human services professionals.