With an overall population of 58,720 and a student population of 12,087, approximately 12,087 of Des Plaines students attend one of Des Plaines's schools that offer human resources programs.
Oakton Community College is the largest human resources school in Des Plaines, based on student population. In 2010, Oakton Community College graduated approximately 10 students with credentials in human resources.
A total of 10 students graduated with credentials in human resources from human resources schools in Des Plaines in 2010. If you decide to attend a human resources school in Des Plaines, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $2,510.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for human resources related books and supplies every year.
Many human resources graduates choose to work as human resource professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Des Plaines, your job prospects are not very good. There were 6,350 human resource professionals working in Illinois and 3,070 working in the greater Des Plaines area in 2010. The number of human resource professionals in Des Plaines is expected to decrease by -5% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for human resource professionals.
As a human resource professional in Des Plaines, you can expect to make an average salary of $39,870 per year. This is higher than the average salary for human resource professionals in the state.