With an overall population of 62,220 and a student population of 29,100, approximately 28,987 of Iowa City students attend one of Iowa City's schools that offer human resources programs.
University of Iowa is the largest human resources school in Iowa City, based on student population. Approximately 141 students graduated in 2010 from University of Iowa with credentials in human resources.
A reported 141 students graduated with credentials in human resources in Iowa City in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Iowa City's human resources schools, you can expect to pay an average of $19,438 per year in instate tuition and $34,812 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,090 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a human resources program in Iowa City. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,004 per year, on average, for room and board at Iowa City-based human resources schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $11,044.
If you decide to work as a human resource professional in Iowa City, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 31 human resource professionals in Iowa were working in the greater Iowa City area. Iowa City's human resource professional workforce is projected to decrease by -6% by the year 2018. This projected 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 Iowa City is $40,100 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for human resource professionals.