Whitewater has a general population of 13,437 and an overall student population of 11,139. Approximately 11,139 of Whitewater's students are enrolled in schools that offer human services programs.
The largest human services school in Whitewater, by student population, is University of Wisconsin-Whitewater. In 2010, approximately 109 students graduated from the Human Services program at University of Wisconsin-Whitewater.
A total of 109 students graduated with credentials in human services from human services schools in Whitewater in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Whitewater's human services schools was $14,513 per year for instate students and $22,086 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $640 for human services related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,028 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 Whitewater after graduating from human services school, you should know that job prospects for human services professionals in Whitewater, which is the most popular human services profession, are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 19 human services professionals in Wisconsin were working in the greater Whitewater area. The number of human services professionals in Whitewater is expected to increase by 19% by the year 2018. This projected 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 Whitewater is $31,750 per year, which is higher than the average for human services professionals state-wide.