Eureka has a general population of 4,871 and an overall student population of 766. Approximately 766 of Eureka's students are enrolled in schools that offer human resources programs.
Eureka's largest human resources school is Eureka College. In 2010, Eureka College graduated approximately 19 students from its human resources program.
In 2010, 19 students graduated with a human resources degree from one of Eureka's human resources schools. In 2009 tuition at human resources schools in Eureka was $17,390 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for human resources related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Eureka-based human resources schools, you will have an added expense of $7,440 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Eureka after graduating from human resources school, you should know that job prospects for human resource professionals in Eureka, which is the most popular human resources profession, are not very good. In 2010, of the 6,350 human resource professionals in Illinois, 150 were working in the greater Eureka area. Eureka's human resource professional workforce is projected to decrease by -5% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for human resource professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a human resource professional in Eureka is $30,800 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for human resource professionals.