With an overall population of 52,767 and a student population of 8,927, approximately 2,493 of Frederick students attend one of Frederick's schools that offer human services programs.
The largest human services school in Frederick, by student population, is Hood College. In 2010, Hood College graduated approximately 16 students from its human services program.
In 2010, 16 students graduated with a human services degree in Frederick. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $28,170 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a human services program in Frederick. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,440 per year, on average, for room and board at Frederick-based human services schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in human services, if you decide to work as a human services professional in Frederick, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 6,840 human services professionals in Maryland. Of these human services professionals, 1,380 were working in the greater Frederick area. Frederick's human services professional workforce is projected to increase by 22% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for human services professionals.
As a human services professional in Frederick, you can expect to make an average salary of $38,860 per year. This is higher than the average salary for human services professionals in the state.
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