Bowie has a total population of 50,269 and a student population of 5,617. Of these students, 5,617 are enrolled in schools that offer human resources programs.
The largest human resources school in Bowie, by student population, is Bowie State University. In 2010, approximately 25 students graduated from the Human Resources program at Bowie State University.
A total of 25 students graduated with credentials in human resources from human resources schools in Bowie in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $18,645 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Bowie human resources schools was an average of $29,083 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $2,800 for human resources related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,135 per year, on average, for room and board at Bowie-based human resources schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,511.
If you decide to work as a human resource professional in Bowie, your job prospects are not very good. There were 3,180 human resource professionals working in Maryland and 3,680 working in the greater Bowie area in 2010. The government projects that the number of human resource professionals in Bowie will decrease by -6% 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 Bowie is $45,590 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for human resource professionals.