Westminster has a general population of 16,731 and an overall student population of 7,520. Approximately 3,607 of Westminster's students are enrolled in schools that offer human resources programs.
Of the 1 human resources schools in Westminster, the largest human resources school, by student population, is McDaniel College. In 2010, approximately 11 students graduated from the Human Resources program at McDaniel College.
A total of 11 students graduated with credentials in human resources from human resources schools in Westminster in 2010. In 2009 tuition at human resources schools in Westminster was $32,000 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a human resources program in Westminster. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,820 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a human resource professional in Westminster, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 2 human resource professionals in Maryland were working in the greater Westminster area. The number of human resource professionals in Westminster is expected to 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 Westminster is $40,260 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for human resource professionals.