Hempstead has a general population of 56,554 and an overall student population of 13,507. Approximately 12,068 of Hempstead's students are enrolled in schools that offer human resources programs.
Hofstra University is the largest human resources school in Hempstead, based on student population. In 2010, Hofstra University graduated approximately 3 students from its human resources program.
In 2010, 5 students graduated with a human resources degree in Hempstead. If you decide to attend a human resources school in Hempstead, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $30,130.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for human resources related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $11,330 per year, on average, for room and board at Hempstead-based human resources schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $34,022.
After graduating with your credentials in human resources, if you decide to work as a human resource professional in Hempstead, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 4 human resource professionals in New York were working in the greater Hempstead area. The government projects that the number of human resource professionals in Hempstead will decrease by -12% 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 Hempstead is $41,340 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for human resource professionals.