Danbury has a total population of 74,848 and a student population of 6,723. Of these students, 6,617 are enrolled in schools that offer human services programs.
Danbury's largest human services school is Western Connecticut State University. In 2010, Western Connecticut State University graduated approximately 33 students with credentials in human services.
A reported 33 students graduated with credentials in human services in Danbury in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Danbury's human services schools, you can expect to pay an average of $22,055 per year in instate tuition and $31,747 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,300 for human services related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Danbury-based human services schools, you will have an added expense of $9,517 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $13,640.
Many human services graduates choose to work as human services professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Danbury, your job prospects are not very good. There were 3,560 human services professionals working in Connecticut and 200 working in the greater Danbury area in 2010. The number of human services professionals in Danbury is expected to increase by 7% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for human services professionals.
As a human services professional in Danbury, you can expect to make an average salary of $37,400 per year. This is higher than the average salary for human services professionals in the state.
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