With an overall population of 48,573 and a student population of 37,571, approximately 37,366 of New Brunswick students attend one of New Brunswick's schools that offer human resources programs.
Of the 1 human resources schools in New Brunswick, the largest human resources school, by student population, is Rutgers University-New Brunswick. Approximately 134 students graduated in 2010 from Rutgers University-New Brunswick with credentials in human resources.
A reported 215 students graduated with credentials in human resources in New Brunswick in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at New Brunswick's human resources schools was $26,338 per year for instate students and $37,510 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,431 for human resources related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,676 per year, on average, for room and board at New Brunswick-based human resources schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $18,161.
Many human resources graduates choose to work as human resource professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in New Brunswick, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 10 human resource professionals in New Jersey were working in the greater New Brunswick area. New Brunswick's human resource professional workforce is projected to decrease by -12% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for human resource professionals.
As a human resource professional in New Brunswick, you can expect to make an average salary of $38,540 per year. This is higher than the average salary for human resource professionals in the state.