With an overall population of 62,916 and a student population of 13,192, approximately 13,192 of Oshkosh students attend one of Oshkosh's schools that offer human services programs.
The largest human services school in Oshkosh, by student population, is University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh. In 2010, University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh graduated approximately 73 students from its human services program.
In 2010, 136 students graduated with a human services degree in Oshkosh. If you decide to attend one of Oshkosh's human services schools, you can expect to pay an average of $16,139 per year in instate tuition and $23,712 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for human services related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,864 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Oshkosh after graduating from human services school, you should know that job prospects for human services professionals in Oshkosh, which is the most popular human services profession, are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 33 human services professionals in Wisconsin were working in the greater Oshkosh area. Oshkosh's human services professional workforce is projected to increase by 19% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for human services professionals.
As a human services professional in Oshkosh, you can expect to make an average salary of $26,380 per year. This is lower than the average salary for human services professionals in the state.