With an overall population of 915 and a student population of 2,266, approximately 2,096 of Rio Grande students attend one of Rio Grande's schools that offer human services programs.
Rio Grande's largest human services school is University of Rio Grande. In 2010, University of Rio Grande graduated approximately 16 students from its human services program.
In 2010, 16 students graduated with a human services degree from one of Rio Grande's human services schools. In 2009 tuition at human services schools in Rio Grande was $18,260 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for human services related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,600 per year, on average, for room and board at Rio Grande-based human services schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $24,462.
If you plan on staying in Rio Grande after graduating from human services school, you should know that job prospects for human services professionals in Rio Grande, which is the most popular human services profession, are good. In 2010, there were 12,460 human services professionals in Ohio. Of these human services professionals, 510 were working in the greater Rio Grande area. By the year 2018, the number of human services professionals is expected to increase by 13% in Rio Grande. This projected 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 Rio Grande is $22,890 per year, which is lower than the average for human services professionals state-wide.