Human Resources in Kansas

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Schools Offering Human Resources Programs in Kansas


Approximately 0.4% of graduates in of Kansas receive human resources degrees every year. Thus, Kansas' 14 human resources schools put out approximately 383 human resource professionals each year.

Top Schools

Southwestern College, which was ranked 46th nationwide in 2010, is the top-ranked school in Kansas that has a human resources program. It is located in Winfield. In 2010, Southwestern College graduated 64 students from its human resources program. The tuition rate at Southwestern College was $20,656 per year.

The second-ranked school in Kansas with a human resources program is Pittsburg State University, which is located in Pittsburg. In 2010, it was ranked 69th nationwide. In 2010, 32 students graduated from Pittsburg State University human resources program. The tuition rate at Pittsburg State University was $4,848 per year.

The third-ranked school in Kansas with a human resources program is Tabor College, which is located in Hillsboro. In 2010, it was ranked 71st nationwide. In 2010, Tabor College graduated 1 students from its human resources programs. Students at Tabor College paid $20,630 per year in tuition fees.

Cost

Human resources schools in Kansas, charge students an average tuition of $11,073 per year. But, tuition can be as much as $20,656 per year, or as little as $2,544 per year. In 2010, the human resources schools that charged the highest tuition rates in Kansas were:

  1. Southwestern College - located in Winfield, students are charged $20,656 per year
  2. Tabor College - located in Hillsboro, students are charged $20,630 per year
  3. MidAmerica Nazarene University - located in Olathe, students are charged $20,250 per year

The lowest tuition rates at Kansas human resources schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. Barton County Community College - located in Great Bend, students are charged $2,544 per year
  2. Emporia State University - located in Emporia, students are charged $4,636 per year
  3. Pittsburg State University - located in Pittsburg, students are charged $4,848 per year

A human resources degree from a Kansas school... what next?

The Kansas counties with the largest populations of human resource professional are:

  1. Allen County - 470 human resource professionals
  2. Butler County - 420 human resource professionals
  3. Geary County - 220 human resource professionals

Projected Growth

According the US Bureau of Labor Statistics the number of human resource professionals is expected to shrink by -6% by 2018. There are projected to be 1,520 human resource professionals working in the Kansas then.

Salary

human resource professionals in Kansas make an average of $64,720 per year. However, this number is only an average. Human resource professional in Kansas had varying salaries from $18,370 to $146,710 per year in 2010. On average human resource professional earn the most in the following Kansas counties:

  1. Butler County - $63,215 per year
  2. Allen County - $59,635 per year
  3. Jackson County - $37,320 per year

On average, human resource professionals earn the least in the following Kansas counties:

  1. Douglas County - $32,460 per year
  2. Geary County - $34,410 per year
  3. Jackson County - $37,320 per year

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

  1. Human Resources Manager - $95,040 per year
  2. Human Resources Assistant - $34,400 per year

On average, the lowest paid human resource professionals in Kansas were:

  1. Human Resources Manager - $95,040 per year
  2. Human Resources Assistant - $34,400 per year

More Information

Take a look at the graphs and charts below for additional Kansas 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 Kansas
  • Bachelor's Degree in Human Resources in Kansas
  • Master's Degree in Human Resources in Kansas

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
6,624 miles from location Wichita State University Wichita KS 28.1041 53% 14,601
6,483 miles from location Pittsburg State University Pittsburg KS 30.5057 55% 7,277
6,559 miles from location Emporia State University Emporia KS 26.6851 61% 6,314
6,697 miles from location Barton County Community College Great Bend KS 20.0068 n/a 4,237
6,628 miles from location Friends University Wichita KS 20.8027 51% 2,853
6,609 miles from location Southwestern College Winfield KS 53.8865 45% 1,810
6,482 miles from location MidAmerica Nazarene University Olathe KS 28.6396 54% 1,778
6,488 miles from location University of Saint Mary Leavenworth KS 19.5506 32% 1,072
6,615 miles from location Tabor College Hillsboro KS 29.0516 44% 640
6,478 miles from location National American University-Overland Park Shawnee Mission KS 12.0458 n/a 480
6,474 miles from location Ottawa University-Kansas City Shawnee Mission KS 1.67202 n/a 409
6,621 miles from location National American University-Wichita Wichita KS 0.826993 n/a 276
6,509 miles from location Ottawa University-Online Ottawa KS n/a n/a 201
6,620 miles from location University of Phoenix-Wichita Campus Wichita KS 6.03549 n/a 61
 

Curious what studying Human Resources gets you?

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

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
1
Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and Timekeeping + 1,700 $34,400 25.0%
2
Human Resources Managers + 510 $95,040
 

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

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