Wilberforce, Ohio has 2 human services schools for you to consider if you are interested in pursuing a degree in human services. Wilberforce has a total population of 1,579 and a student population of 3,284. Of these students, 3,146 are enrolled in schools that offer human services programs.
Of the 2 human services schools in Wilberforce, the largest human services school, by student population, is Wilberforce University. In 2010, Wilberforce University graduated approximately 8 students from its human services program.
In 2010, 9 students graduated with a human services degree from one of Wilberforce's human services schools. If you decide to attend one of Wilberforce's human services schools, you can expect to pay an average of $19,342 per year in instate tuition and $22,598 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,100 for human services related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Wilberforce-based human services schools, you will have an added expense of $6,860 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,894.
Many human services graduates choose to work as human services professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Wilberforce, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 12,460 human services professionals in Ohio, 760 were working in the greater Wilberforce area. The government projects that the number of human services professionals in Wilberforce will increase by 13% by the year 2018. 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 Wilberforce is $27,290 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for human services professionals.