With an overall population of 5,446 and a student population of 16,389, approximately 16,389 of Kingston students attend one of Kingston's schools that offer human resources programs.
Kingston's largest human resources school is University of Rhode Island. In 2010, University of Rhode Island graduated approximately 8 students with credentials in human resources.
In 2010, 8 students graduated with a human resources degree in Kingston. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $22,700 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Kingston human resources schools was an average of $39,198 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a human resources program in Kingston. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,334 per year, on average, for room and board at Kingston-based human resources schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $17,128.
Many human resources graduates choose to work as human resource professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Kingston, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 0 human resource professionals in Rhode Island were working in the greater Kingston area. The government projects that the number of human resource professionals in Kingston will increase by 10% by the year 2018. This anticipated 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 Kingston is $34,270 per year. This is the same as the state-wide average salary for human resource professionals.