Hartford has a general population of 121,578 and an overall student population of 8,257. Approximately 4,280 of Hartford's students are enrolled in schools that offer human services programs.
The largest human services school in Hartford, by student population, is Capital Community College. Approximately 29 students graduated in 2010 from Capital Community College with credentials in human services.
A total of 29 students graduated with credentials in human services from human services schools in Hartford in 2010. In 2009 tuition at human services schools in Hartford was $3,200 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,250 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a human services program in Hartford.
Many human services graduates choose to work as human services professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Hartford, your job prospects are average. There were 6,750 human services professionals working in Connecticut and 2,600 working in the greater Hartford area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of human services professionals is expected to increase by 8% in Hartford. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for human services professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a human services professional in Hartford is $35,930 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for human services professionals.