Shippensburg has a total population of 5,586 and a student population of 8,253. Of these students, 8,253 are enrolled in schools that offer human resources programs.
Of the 1 human resources schools in Shippensburg, the largest human resources school, by student population, is Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania. Approximately 28 students graduated in 2010 from Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania with credentials in human resources.
A total of 28 students graduated with credentials in human resources from human resources schools in Shippensburg in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Shippensburg's human resources schools, you can expect to pay an average of $17,256 per year in instate tuition and $25,692 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,100 for human resources related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,086 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $10,558.
After graduating with your credentials in human resources, if you decide to work as a human resource professional in Shippensburg, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 7 human resource professionals in Pennsylvania were working in the greater Shippensburg area. By the year 2018, the number of human resource professionals is expected to increase by 3% in Shippensburg. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for human resource professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a human resource professional in Shippensburg is $43,950 per year, which is higher than the average for human resource professionals state-wide.