Stony Brook has a total population of 13,727 and a student population of 24,681. Of these students, 24,681 are enrolled in schools that offer human resources programs.
Stony Brook's largest human resources school is Stony Brook University. In 2010, approximately 66 students graduated from the Human Resources program at Stony Brook University.
In 2010, 66 students graduated with a human resources degree from one of Stony Brook's human resources schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $18,770 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Stony Brook human resources schools was an average of $26,670 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $900 for human resources related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,590 per year, on average, for room and board at Stony Brook-based human resources schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $14,148.
Many human resources graduates choose to work as human resource professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Stony Brook, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 9,670 human resource professionals in New York, 1,240 were working in the greater Stony Brook area. The government projects that the number of human resource professionals in Stony Brook 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 Stony Brook is $41,340 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for human resource professionals.