Rutland has a total population of 17,292 and a student population of 422. Of these students, 422 are enrolled in schools that offer human services programs.
Of the 1 human services schools in Rutland, the largest human services school, by student population, is College of St Joseph. In 2010, College of St Joseph graduated approximately 2 students from its human services program.
In 2010, 2 students graduated with a human services degree in Rutland. In 2009 tuition at human services schools in Rutland was $17,550 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for human services related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,350 per year, on average, for room and board at Rutland-based human services schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Rutland after graduating from human services school, you should know that job prospects for human services professionals in Rutland, which is the most popular human services profession, are average. In 2010, of the 1,690 human services professionals in Vermont, 610 were working in the greater Rutland area. Rutland's human services professional workforce is projected to increase by 11% by the year 2018. This projected 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 Rutland is $31,720 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for human services professionals.