West Long Branch has a general population of 8,258 and an overall student population of 6,499. Approximately 6,499 of West Long Branch's students are enrolled in schools that offer human services programs.
Of the 1 human services schools in West Long Branch, the largest human services school, by student population, is Monmouth University. In 2010, approximately 123 students graduated from the Human Services program at Monmouth University.
In 2010, 123 students graduated with a human services degree from one of West Long Branch's human services schools. In 2009 tuition at human services schools in West Long Branch was $25,014 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a human services program in West Long Branch. And if you live on campus at one of the West Long Branch-based human services schools, you will have an added expense of $10,342 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $28,921.
After graduating with your credentials in human services, if you decide to work as a human services professional in West Long Branch, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 10,950 human services professionals in New Jersey. Of these human services professionals, 2,080 were working in the greater West Long Branch area. By the year 2018, the number of human services professionals is expected to increase by 17% in West Long Branch. 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 West Long Branch is $32,490 per year, which is higher than the average for human services professionals state-wide.
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