With an overall population of 82,026 and a student population of 15,966, approximately 14,644 of Youngstown students attend one of Youngstown's schools that offer human services programs.
Youngstown's largest human services school is Youngstown State University. Approximately 99 students graduated in 2010 from Youngstown State University with credentials in human services.
A total of 99 students graduated with credentials in human services from human services schools in Youngstown in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $20,057 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Youngstown human services schools was an average of $22,750 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,212 for human services related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,400 per year, on average, for room and board at Youngstown-based human services schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $13,148.
If you plan on staying in Youngstown after graduating from human services school, you should know that job prospects for human services professionals in Youngstown, which is the most popular human services profession, are good. There were 12,460 human services professionals working in Ohio and 610 working in the greater Youngstown area in 2010. The number of human services professionals in Youngstown is expected to 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 Youngstown is $25,210 per year, which is higher than the average for human services professionals state-wide.