Brockton has a general population of 94,304 and an overall student population of 10,017. Approximately 7,941 of Brockton's students are enrolled in schools that offer human services programs.
Massasoit Community College is the largest human services school in Brockton, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 6 students graduated from the Human Services program at Massasoit Community College.
In 2010, 6 students graduated with a human services degree from one of Brockton's human services schools. If you decide to attend a human services school in Brockton, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $3,288.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $800 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a human services program in Brockton.
Many human services graduates choose to work as human services professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Brockton, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 42 human services professionals in Massachusetts were working in the greater Brockton area. By the year 2018, the number of human services professionals is expected to increase by 15% in Brockton. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for human services professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a human services professional in Brockton is $33,960 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for human services professionals.