West Haven has a total population of 52,360 and a student population of 5,770. Of these students, 5,770 are enrolled in schools that offer human resources programs.
The largest human resources school in West Haven, by student population, is University of New Haven. In 2010, approximately 15 students graduated from the Human Resources program at University of New Haven.
In 2010, 22 students graduated with a human resources certificate in West Haven. If you decide to attend a human resources school in West Haven, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $29,470.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a human resources program in West Haven. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $12,372 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $34,770.
Many human resources graduates choose to work as human resource professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in West Haven, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 6 human resource professionals in Connecticut were working in the greater West Haven area. By the year 2018, the number of human resource professionals is expected to decrease by -11% in West Haven. 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 West Haven is $49,720 per year, which is higher than the average for human resource professionals state-wide.