Human Resources in Arizona

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Schools Offering Human Resources Programs in Arizona


Each year, approximately 0.5% of Arizona graduates receive degrees in human resources. Thus, Arizona's 18 human resources schools put out approximately 1,062 human resource professionals each year.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Arizona that has a human resources program is Northern Arizona University. Northern Arizona University, which was ranked 33rd in the country in 2010, is located in Flagstaff. In 2010, Northern Arizona University graduated no students from its human resources program. Tuition at Northern Arizona University was $7,672 per year.

Prescott College, which is located in Prescott, is the second-ranked school in Arizona that has a human resources program. It received a ranking of 45th in the country in 2010. The tuition rate at Prescott College was $26,235 per year.

The third-ranked school in Arizona with a human resources program is University of Phoenix-Online Campus, which is located in Phoenix. In 2010, it was ranked 49th nationwide. In 2010, 656 students graduated from University of Phoenix-Online Campus human resources program. Tuition at University of Phoenix-Online Campus was $11,520 per year.

Cost

Human resources schools in Arizona, charge students an average tuition of $8,221 per year. But, tuition can be as much as $26,235 per year, or as little as $1,412 per year. The Arizona human resources schools with the highest tuition rates in 2010 were:

  1. Prescott College - located in Prescott, students are charged $26,235 per year
  2. Argosy University-Phoenix Online Division - located in Phoenix, students are charged $19,812 per year
  3. Grand Canyon University - located in Phoenix, students are charged $16,500 per year

The following Arizona human resources schools had the lowest tuition rates:

  1. Pima Community College - located in Tucson, students are charged $1,412 per year
  2. Chandler/Gilbert Community College - located in Chandler, students are charged $1,734 per year
  3. GateWay Community College - located in Phoenix, students are charged $1,734 per year

A human resources degree from an Arizona school... what next?

In Arizona, the largest numbers of human resource professional work in the following counties:

  1. Maricopa County - 2,940 human resource professionals
  2. Pima County - 610 human resource professionals
  3. Cochise County - 140 human resource professionals

Projected Growth

According the US Bureau of Labor Statistics the number of human resource professionals is expected to shrink by -8% by 2018. There are projected to be 5,280 human resource professionals working in the Arizona then.

Salary

human resource professionals in Arizona make an average of $64,830 per year. But, salaries for human resource professional can vary. In 2010, human resource professional made as little as less than $19,790 per year or as much as more than $145,400 per year in Arizona. Human resource professionals in the following Arizona counties make the highest salaries on average:

  1. Maricopa County - $66,060 per year
  2. Pima County - $63,735 per year
  3. Coconino County - $60,675 per year

Human resource professionals in the following counties in Arizona make the lowest salaries on average:

  1. Mohave County - $34,740 per year
  2. Yuma County - $35,710 per year
  3. Cochise County - $35,820 per year

The human resource professionals with highest average salaries in Arizona were:

  1. Human Resources Manager - $91,880 per year
  2. Human Resources Assistant - $37,780 per year

The human resource professionals with lowest average salaries in Arizona were:

  1. Human Resources Manager - $91,880 per year
  2. Human Resources Assistant - $37,780 per year

More Information

Take a look at the graphs and charts below for additional Arizona statistics regarding a career in human resources and to compare salaries with a variety of related fields such as administrative assisting or organizational psychology.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Associate's Degree in Human Resources in Arizona
  • Bachelor's Degree in Human Resources in Arizona
  • Master's Degree in Human Resources in Arizona
  • Certificate in Human Resources in Arizona

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
7,486 miles from location University of Phoenix-Online Campus Phoenix AZ 50.5302 n/a 291,070
7,443 miles from location University of Arizona Tucson AZ 39.7951 36% 38,767
7,445 miles from location Pima Community College Tucson AZ 14.0724 n/a 35,880
7,491 miles from location Grand Canyon University Phoenix AZ 26.2344 38% 34,205
7,478 miles from location Mesa Community College Mesa AZ 13.2296 n/a 25,960
7,439 miles from location Northern Arizona University Flagstaff AZ 67.3157 19% 23,597
7,484 miles from location Rio Salado College Tempe AZ 21.6861 n/a 20,865
7,489 miles from location Phoenix College Phoenix AZ 12.4906 n/a 12,164
7,476 miles from location Chandler/Gilbert Community College Chandler AZ 10.7366 n/a 11,058
7,484 miles from location GateWay Community College Phoenix AZ 13.1689 n/a 7,863
7,503 miles from location Estrella Mountain Community College Avondale AZ 11.7243 n/a 7,202
7,489 miles from location Argosy University-Phoenix Online Division Phoenix AZ n/a n/a 6,185
7,484 miles from location University of Phoenix-Phoenix-Hohokam Campus Phoenix AZ 8.96636 n/a 5,531
7,489 miles from location Western International University Phoenix AZ 4.54356 n/a 2,927
7,439 miles from location University of Phoenix-Southern Arizona Campus Tucson AZ 9.04499 n/a 2,170
7,489 miles from location DeVry University-Arizona Phoenix AZ 20.3958 82% 2,016
7,489 miles from location Ottawa University-Phoenix Phoenix AZ 2.73172 n/a 1,127
7,494 miles from location Prescott College Prescott AZ 55.3338 26% 1,119
 

Curious what studying Human Resources gets you?

Check out the different options and how they're looking in Arizona

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
1
Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and Timekeeping + 2,940 $37,780 -39.6%
2
Human Resources Managers + 1,290 $91,880
 

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