Tifton has a general population of 15,060 and an overall student population of 3,327. Approximately 3,327 of Tifton's students are enrolled in schools that offer human services programs.
The largest human services school in Tifton, by student population, is Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College. In 2010, Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College graduated approximately 2 students with credentials in human services.
In 2010, 2 students graduated with a human services degree from one of Tifton's human services schools. Tuition in 2009 at Tifton's human services schools was $12,713 per year for instate students and $18,689 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $775 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a human services program in Tifton. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,040 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $5,673.
If you plan on staying in Tifton after graduating from human services school, you should know that job prospects for human services professionals in Tifton, which is the most popular human services profession, are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 16 human services professionals in Georgia were working in the greater Tifton area. The number of human services professionals in Tifton is expected to increase by 40% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for human services professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a human services professional in Tifton is $25,190 per year, which is higher than the average for human services professionals state-wide.
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