With an overall population of 78,452 and a student population of 8,123, approximately 2,426 of Lakeland students attend one of Lakeland's schools that offer human resources programs.
The largest human resources school in Lakeland, by student population, is Florida Southern College. Approximately 8 students graduated in 2010 from Florida Southern College with credentials in human resources.
A reported 8 students graduated with credentials in human resources in Lakeland in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $22,795 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,150 for human resources related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,242 per year, on average, for room and board at Lakeland-based human resources schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $25,128.
If you plan on staying in Lakeland after graduating from human resources school, you should know that job prospects for human resource professionals in Lakeland, which is the most popular human resources profession, are not very good. In 2010, of the 11,820 human resource professionals in Florida, 220 were working in the greater Lakeland area. The number of human resource professionals in Lakeland is expected to decrease by -7% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for human resource professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a human resource professional in Lakeland is $33,240 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for human resource professionals.