With an overall population of 10,467 and a student population of 19,810, approximately 18,918 of Rochester students attend one of Rochester's schools that offer human resources programs.
Rochester's largest human resources school is Oakland University. Approximately 78 students graduated in 2010 from Oakland University with credentials in human resources.
In 2010, 123 students graduated with a human resources degree in Rochester. Tuition in 2009 at Rochester's human resources schools was $19,262 per year for instate students and $30,977 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,107 for human resources related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,350 per year, on average, for room and board at Rochester-based human resources schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $11,390.
If you decide to work as a human resource professional in Rochester, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 3 human resource professionals in Michigan were working in the greater Rochester area. The government projects that the number of human resource professionals in Rochester will decrease by -6% by the year 2018. This projected 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 Rochester is $37,030 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for human resource professionals.