Melbourne has a general population of 71,382 and an overall student population of 9,123. Approximately 8,227 of Melbourne's students are enrolled in schools that offer human resources programs.
Florida Institute of Technology is the largest human resources school in Melbourne, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 19 students graduated from the Human Resources program at Florida Institute of Technology.
In 2010, 19 students graduated with a human resources degree from one of Melbourne's human resources schools. In 2009 tuition at human resources schools in Melbourne was $31,520 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for human resources related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,630 per year, on average, for room and board at Melbourne-based human resources schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Melbourne after graduating from human resources school, you should know that job prospects for human resource professionals in Melbourne, which is the most popular human resources profession, are not very good. In 2010, of the 11,820 human resource professionals in Florida, 160 were working in the greater Melbourne area. Melbourne's human resource professional workforce is projected to decrease by -7% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for human resource professionals.
As a human resource professional in Melbourne, you can expect to make an average salary of $36,210 per year. This is higher than the average salary for human resource professionals in the state.