With an overall population of 49,644 and a student population of 4,478, approximately 4,478 of Casper students attend one of Casper's schools that offer human services programs.
Of the 1 human services schools in Casper, the largest human services school, by student population, is Casper College. In 2010, Casper College graduated approximately 11 students from its human services program.
A total of 11 students graduated with credentials in human services from human services schools in Casper in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Casper's human services schools, you can expect to pay an average of $10,182 per year in instate tuition and $13,446 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for human services related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,160 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $5,916.
Many human services graduates choose to work as human services professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Casper, your job prospects are good. There were 820 human services professionals working in Wyoming and 190 working in the greater Casper area in 2010. The government projects that the number of human services professionals in Casper will increase by 18% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for human services professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a human services professional in Casper is $23,150 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for human services professionals.