With an overall population of 193,556 and a student population of 22,872, approximately 6,825 of Tacoma students attend one of Tacoma's schools that offer human resources programs.
Tacoma Community College is the largest human resources school in Tacoma, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 22 students graduated from the Human Resources program at Tacoma Community College.
In 2010, 22 students graduated with a human resources certificate in Tacoma. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $2,827 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $972 for human resources related books and supplies every year.
If you plan on staying in Tacoma after graduating from human resources school, you should know that job prospects for human resource professionals in Tacoma, which is the most popular human resources profession, are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 8 human resource professionals in Washington State were working in the greater Tacoma area. The number of human resource professionals in Tacoma is expected to increase by 9% by the year 2018. This anticipated 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 Tacoma is $39,070 per year, which is higher than the average for human resource professionals state-wide.