Big Rapids has a total population of 10,849 and a student population of 13,865. Of these students, 13,865 are enrolled in schools that offer human resources programs.
The largest human resources school in Big Rapids, by student population, is Ferris State University. In 2010, Ferris State University graduated approximately 7 students from its human resources program.
A total of 7 students graduated with credentials in human resources from human resources schools in Big Rapids in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Big Rapids's human resources schools was $21,522 per year for instate students and $28,812 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,100 for human resources related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Big Rapids-based human resources schools, you will have an added expense of $8,940 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a human resource professional in Big Rapids, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 4,260 human resource professionals in Michigan. Of these human resource professionals, 220 were working in the greater Big Rapids area. The government projects that the number of human resource professionals in Big Rapids will decrease by -6% by the year 2018. This projected 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 Big Rapids is $29,980 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for human resource professionals.