Peoria has a general population of 112,936 and an overall student population of 20,393. Approximately 5,800 of Peoria's students are enrolled in schools that offer human resources programs.
Of the 1 human resources schools in Peoria, the largest human resources school, by student population, is Bradley University. In 2010, approximately 12 students graduated from the Human Resources program at Bradley University.
In 2010, 12 students graduated with a human resources degree in Peoria. If you decide to attend a human resources school in Peoria, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $24,224.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for human resources related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,650 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Peoria after graduating from human resources school, you should know that job prospects for human resource professionals in Peoria, which is the most popular human resources profession, are not very good. In 2010, there were 6,350 human resource professionals in Illinois. Of these human resource professionals, 150 were working in the greater Peoria area. By the year 2018, the number of human resource professionals is expected to decrease by -5% in Peoria. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for human resource professionals.
As a human resource professional in Peoria, you can expect to make an average salary of $30,800 per year. This is lower than the average salary for human resource professionals in the state.