Wheeling has a general population of 31,419 and an overall student population of 4,720. Approximately 1,367 of Wheeling's students are enrolled in schools that offer human resources programs.
Of the 1 human resources schools in Wheeling, the largest human resources school, by student population, is Wheeling Jesuit University. In 2010, Wheeling Jesuit University graduated approximately 0 students with credentials in human resources.
In 2009 tuition at human resources schools in Wheeling was $24,430 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $800 for human resources related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Wheeling-based human resources schools, you will have an added expense of $8,944 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $27,030.
After graduating with your credentials in human resources, if you decide to work as a human resource professional in Wheeling, your job prospects are not very good. There were 680 human resource professionals working in West Virginia and 60 working in the greater Wheeling area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of human resource professionals is expected to decrease by -12% in Wheeling. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for human resource professionals.
As a human resource professional in Wheeling, you can expect to make an average salary of $31,010 per year. This is lower than the average salary for human resource professionals in the state.