With an overall population of 8,832 and a student population of 11,300, approximately 11,300 of Cheney students attend one of Cheney's schools that offer human resources programs.
Of the 1 human resources schools in Cheney, the largest human resources school, by student population, is Eastern Washington University. Approximately 17 students graduated in 2010 from Eastern Washington University with credentials in human resources.
In 2010, 17 students graduated with a human resources degree from one of Cheney's human resources schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $17,838 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Cheney human resources schools was an average of $26,556 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,035 for human resources related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Cheney-based human resources schools, you will have an added expense of $7,073 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,765.
If you decide to work as a human resource professional in Cheney, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 3,830 human resource professionals in Washington State, 280 were working in the greater Cheney area. The number of human resource professionals in Cheney is expected to increase by 9% 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 Cheney is $36,420 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for human resource professionals.