With an overall population of 13,472 and a student population of 16,968, approximately 16,968 of Boone students attend one of Boone's schools that offer human resources programs.
Appalachian State University is the largest human resources school in Boone, based on student population. In 2010, Appalachian State University graduated approximately 2 students with credentials in human resources.
In 2010, 2 students graduated with a human resources certificate in Boone. If you decide to attend one of Boone's human resources schools, you can expect to pay an average of $14,391 per year in instate tuition and $25,012 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $700 for human resources related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Boone-based human resources schools, you will have an added expense of $6,400 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many human resources graduates choose to work as human resource professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Boone, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 24 human resource professionals in North Carolina were working in the greater Boone area. By the year 2018, the number of human resource professionals is expected to decrease by -8% in Boone. This anticipated 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 Boone is $31,280 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for human resource professionals.