Willimantic has a total population of 15,823 and a student population of 5,624. Of these students, 5,610 are enrolled in schools that offer human services programs.
The largest human services school in Willimantic, by student population, is Eastern Connecticut State University. Approximately 39 students graduated in 2010 from Eastern Connecticut State University with credentials in human services.
In 2010, 39 students graduated with a human services degree from one of Willimantic's human services schools. Tuition in 2009 at Willimantic's human services schools was $18,805 per year for instate students and $29,246 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,412 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a human services program in Willimantic. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,580 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $14,469.
After graduating with your credentials in human services, if you decide to work as a human services professional in Willimantic, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 3,560 human services professionals in Connecticut, 190 were working in the greater Willimantic area. By the year 2018, the number of human services professionals is expected to increase by 7% in Willimantic. 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 Willimantic is $33,180 per year, which is lower than the average for human services professionals state-wide.