Nampa has a total population of 51,867 and a student population of 5,707. Of these students, 1,950 are enrolled in schools that offer human services programs.
The largest human services school in Nampa, by student population, is Northwest Nazarene University. Approximately 45 students graduated in 2010 from Northwest Nazarene University with credentials in human services.
A total of 45 students graduated with credentials in human services from human services schools in Nampa in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $22,200 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,100 for human services related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Nampa-based human services schools, you will have an added expense of $5,830 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in human services, if you decide to work as a human services professional in Nampa, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 2,010 human services professionals in Idaho, 1,600 were working in the greater Nampa area. By the year 2018, the number of human services professionals is expected to increase by 42% in Nampa. This anticipated 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 Nampa is $24,030 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for human services professionals.