With an overall population of 48,715 and a student population of 29,104, approximately 28,916 of Chapel Hill students attend one of Chapel Hill's schools that offer human resources programs.
Of the 1 human resources schools in Chapel Hill, the largest human resources school, by student population, is University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. In 2010, approximately 59 students graduated from the Human Resources program at University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
A total of 59 students graduated with credentials in human resources from human resources schools in Chapel Hill in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Chapel Hill's human resources schools was $17,851 per year for instate students and $35,739 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for human resources related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Chapel Hill-based human resources schools, you will have an added expense of $8,450 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,753.
Many human resources graduates choose to work as human resource professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Chapel Hill, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 17 human resource professionals in North Carolina were working in the greater Chapel Hill area. The government projects that the number of human resource professionals in Chapel Hill will decrease by -8% 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 Chapel Hill is $34,910 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for human resource professionals.