Wichita Falls has a general population of 104,197 and an overall student population of 6,575. Approximately 6,341 of Wichita Falls's students are enrolled in schools that offer human resources programs.
Midwestern State University is the largest human resources school in Wichita Falls, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 2 students graduated from the Human Resources program at Midwestern State University.
In 2010, 2 students graduated with a human resources degree from one of Wichita Falls's human resources schools. If you decide to attend one of Wichita Falls's human resources schools, you can expect to pay an average of $14,202 per year in instate tuition and $14,922 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for human resources related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Wichita Falls-based human resources schools, you will have an added expense of $4,426 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many human resources graduates choose to work as human resource professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Wichita Falls, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 10,910 human resource professionals in Texas. Of these human resource professionals, 70 were working in the greater Wichita Falls area. The number of human resource professionals in Wichita Falls is expected to decrease by -1% by the year 2018. 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 Wichita Falls is $34,510 per year, which is higher than the average for human resource professionals state-wide.