With an overall population of 29,072 and a student population of 782, approximately 641 of Urbandale students attend one of Urbandale's schools that offer human services programs.
Urbandale's largest human services school is Kaplan University-Des Moines Campus. In 2010, approximately 3 students graduated from the Human Services program at Kaplan University-Des Moines Campus.
In 2010, 3 students graduated with a human services degree in Urbandale. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $14,560 per year in tuition costs.
Many human services graduates choose to work as human services professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Urbandale, your job prospects are good. There were 5,040 human services professionals working in Iowa and 700 working in the greater Urbandale area in 2010. The government projects that the number of human services professionals in Urbandale will increase by 12% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for human services professionals.
As a human services professional in Urbandale, you can expect to make an average salary of $26,840 per year. This is higher than the average salary for human services professionals in the state.