With an overall population of 195,629 and a student population of 28,115, approximately 7,633 of Spokane students attend one of Spokane's schools that offer human resources programs.
Of the 1 human resources schools in Spokane, the largest human resources school, by student population, is Gonzaga University. Approximately 295 students graduated in 2010 from Gonzaga University with credentials in human resources.
In 2010, 295 students graduated with a human resources degree from one of Spokane's human resources schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $29,675 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $900 for human resources related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Spokane-based human resources schools, you will have an added expense of $8,246 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 Spokane, your job prospects are average. There were 3,830 human resource professionals working in Washington State and 280 working in the greater Spokane area in 2010. The number of human resource professionals in Spokane 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 Spokane is $36,420 per year, which is lower than the average for human resource professionals state-wide.