Laramie has a general population of 27,204 and an overall student population of 13,654. Approximately 12,427 of Laramie's students are enrolled in schools that offer human services programs.
Of the 1 human services schools in Laramie, the largest human services school, by student population, is University of Wyoming. In 2010, University of Wyoming graduated approximately 61 students from its human services program.
A total of 61 students graduated with credentials in human services from human services schools in Laramie in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Laramie's human services schools was $16,020 per year for instate students and $23,940 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a human services program in Laramie. And if you live on campus at one of the Laramie-based human services schools, you will have an added expense of $8,006 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Laramie after graduating from human services school, you should know that job prospects for human services professionals in Laramie, which is the most popular human services profession, are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 7 human services professionals in Wyoming were working in the greater Laramie area. The government projects that the number of human services professionals in Laramie will increase by 18% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for human services professionals.
As a human services professional in Laramie, you can expect to make an average salary of $27,900 per year. This is lower than the average salary for human services professionals in the state.