There are 2 human resources schools in Lincoln, Nebraska. Lincoln has a total population of 225,581 and a student population of 41,437. Of these students, 2,557 are enrolled in schools that offer human resources programs.
Of the 2 human resources schools in Lincoln, the largest human resources school, by student population, is Doane College-Lincoln Grand Island and Master. In 2010, Doane College-Lincoln Grand Island and Master graduated approximately 45 students with credentials in human resources.
In 2010, 45 students graduated with a human resources degree from one of Lincoln's human resources schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $13,060 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,250 for human resources related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,790 per year, on average, for room and board at Lincoln-based human resources schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $13,140.
Many human resources graduates choose to work as human resource professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Lincoln, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 3 human resource professionals in Nebraska were working in the greater Lincoln area. The government projects that the number of human resource professionals in Lincoln will decrease by -4% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for human resource professionals.
As a human resource professional in Lincoln, you can expect to make an average salary of $33,720 per year. This is higher than the average salary for human resource professionals in the state.