There are 2 human services schools in Seattle, Washington. Seattle has a general population of 563,374 and an overall student population of 95,293. Approximately 53,694 of Seattle's students are enrolled in schools that offer human services programs.
Seattle's largest human services school is University of Washington-Seattle Campus. In 2010, approximately 106 students graduated from the Human Services program at University of Washington-Seattle Campus.
In 2010, 235 students graduated with a human services degree in Seattle. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $31,971 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Seattle human services schools was an average of $40,309 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,237 for human services related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,459 per year, on average, for room and board at Seattle-based human services schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $11,496.
If you decide to work as a human services professional in Seattle, your job prospects are good. There were 8,150 human services professionals working in Washington State and 3,530 working in the greater Seattle area in 2010. Seattle's human services professional workforce is projected to increase by 23% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for human services professionals.
As a human services professional in Seattle, you can expect to make an average salary of $27,700 per year. This is higher than the average salary for human services professionals in the state.
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