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Human Services Schools in Washington

315 students earned Human Services degrees in Washington in the 2018-2019 year.

As a degree choice, Human Services is the 75th most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Human Services Majors in Washington

Human Services majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 178
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 61
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 39
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 39
Associate’s Degree 37

Gender Distribution

In Washington, a human services major is more popular with women than with men.

Human Services Majors in WA Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of human services majors in Washington is as follows:

  • Asian: 4.4%
  • Black or African American: 12.1%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 11.4%
  • White: 48.9%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.6%
  • Other Races: 22.5%
Human Services Majors in WA Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Human Services Grads in Washington

In this state, there are 9,960 people employed in jobs related to a human services degree, compared to 640,340 nationwide.

Human Services Jobs Nationwide vs. WA

Wages for Human Services Jobs in Washington

A typical salary for a human services grad in the state is $43,420, compared to a typical salary of $46,050 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 11 colleges in Washington that offer human services degrees. Learn about the most popular 11 below:

124 Degrees in Major Awarded
71% Graduation Rate
16,121 Total Students

68% of the teachers are full time. Of all the students who attend this school, 86% get financial aid. The average student takes 4.50 years to complete their degree at WWU.

95 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,242 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $5,722. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 17 to 1. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time.

38 Degrees in Major Awarded
51% Graduation Rate
12,342 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 90% get financial aid. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $15,175. 72% of the teachers are full time.

20 Degrees in Major Awarded
43% Graduation Rate
535 Total Students

The average student takes 4.33 years to complete their degree at Northwest Indian College. The student to faculty ratio is 8 to 1. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $22,200 a year.

14 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,670 Total Students

A typical student attending LWTech will pay a net price of $9,582. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $34,700 after earning their degree at this institution. 97% of the teachers are full time.

10 Degrees in Major Awarded
8,041 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $6,845. 98% of the teachers are full time. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $29,200 after earning their degree at this institution.

9 Degrees in Major Awarded
47% Graduation Rate
2,113 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 8% are considered full time. This private school has an average net price of $23,557. The 4.70% student loan default rate is lower than average.

5 Degrees in Major Awarded
15% Graduation Rate
73 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $28,400 after earning their degree at this institution. The student to faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Of all the students who attend this school, 100% get financial aid.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
64% Graduation Rate
31,478 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 90% get financial aid. The student to faculty ratio is 15 to 1. The 4.10% student loan default rate is lower than average.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
84% Graduation Rate
47,400 Total Students

The student loan default rate is 2.80% which is lower than average. This public school has an average net price of $12,001. 61% of students get financical aid.

#9

Clark College

Vancouver
0 Degrees in Major Awarded
9,878 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $7,304. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time. The student to faculty ratio is 13 to 1.

Human Services Careers in WA

Some of the careers human services majors go into include:

Job Title WA Job Growth WA Median Salary
Community and Social Service Specialists 17% $39,610
Social and Community Service Managers 17% $61,310
Social and Human Service Assistants 15% $37,960

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to human services.

Major Annual Graduates in WA
Social Work 805
Public Administration 371
Public Policy 53
Other Public Administration 1

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