Valdosta has a total population of 43,724 and a student population of 17,089. Of these students, 3,585 are enrolled in schools that offer human resources programs.
Wiregrass Georgia Technical College is the largest human resources school in Valdosta, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 2 students graduated from the Human Resources program at Wiregrass Georgia Technical College.
In 2010, 2 students graduated with a human resources certificate from one of Valdosta's human resources schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $2,076 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $750 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a human resources program in Valdosta.
Many human resources graduates choose to work as human resource professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Valdosta, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 5,310 human resource professionals in Georgia, 50 were working in the greater Valdosta area. Valdosta's human resource professional workforce is projected to increase by 13% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for human resource professionals.
As a human resource professional in Valdosta, you can expect to make an average salary of $29,480 per year. This is lower than the average salary for human resource professionals in the state.