With an overall population of 23,853 and a student population of 1,820, approximately 1,782 of Staunton students attend one of Staunton's schools that offer human services programs.
Staunton's largest human services school is Mary Baldwin College. In 2010, approximately 8 students graduated from the Human Services program at Mary Baldwin College.
A total of 8 students graduated with credentials in human services from human services schools in Staunton in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $24,585 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $900 for human services related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,070 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a human services professional in Staunton, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 6,180 human services professionals in Virginia, 300 were working in the greater Staunton area. Staunton's human services professional workforce is projected to increase by 26% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for human services professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a human services professional in Staunton is $29,530 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for human services professionals.