There are 2 human services schools in Madison, Wisconsin. Madison has a general population of 208,054 and an overall student population of 78,603. Approximately 58,264 of Madison's students are enrolled in schools that offer human services programs.
Of the 2 human services schools in Madison, the largest human services school, by student population, is University of Wisconsin-Madison. In 2010, University of Wisconsin-Madison graduated approximately 171 students from its human services program.
A total of 186 students graduated with credentials in human services from human services schools in Madison in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Madison's human services schools was $20,187 per year for instate students and $34,936 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,153 for human services related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Madison-based human services schools, you will have an added expense of $7,157 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $9,128.
If you plan on staying in Madison after graduating from human services school, you should know that job prospects for human services professionals in Madison, which is the most popular human services profession, are good. There were 7,060 human services professionals working in Wisconsin and 890 working in the greater Madison area in 2010. The government projects that the number of human services professionals in Madison will increase by 19% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for human services professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a human services professional in Madison is $31,110 per year, which is higher than the average for human services professionals state-wide.
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