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Human Resources Schools in Iowa

There are nine Iowa schools offering human resources programs. 463 students graduated with degrees from Iowa human resources schools in 2010. 373 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 55 students graduated with certificates.

Overview

On average, 398 students graduate from programs in this state in human resources per year. This accounts for 2% of human resources students who schools in the United States graduate. Of those, 55 students graduated with human resources certificates, six with an associate's level degree, 373 with a bachelor's level degree, and 29 with a degree at the master's level.

Nine human resources schools are located in this state. And of these, six schools are private, while three schools are public. While public human resources school tuition is $7,417, tuition at a private human resources school varies from $20,292 to $26,306.

Average tuition for human resources programs is $17,466. While the lowest tuition in Iowa, which is $7,417 each year, is at the University of Iowa, the highest tuition for human resources programs, which is $26,306 per year, is at Buena Vista University.

Human resources schools in Iowa offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees.

Human Resources Program Completions in Iowa 2006 - 2010

On average, 398 students graduate from programs in this state in human resources per year. This accounts for 2% of human resources students who schools in the United States graduate. Of those, 55 students graduated with human resources certificates, six with an associate's level degree, 373 with a bachelor's level degree, and 29 with a degree at the master's level.

Human Resources Program Completions in Iowa 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 1
  • Certificate 2007: 35
  • Certificate 2008: 15
  • Certificate 2009: 15
  • Certificate 2010: 55
  • Associate 2006: 7
  • Associate 2007: 4
  • Associate 2008: 9
  • Associate 2009: 4
  • Associate 2010: 6
  • Bachelor 2006: 266
  • Bachelor 2007: 306
  • Bachelor 2008: 280
  • Bachelor 2009: 298
  • Bachelor 2010: 373
  • Master 2006: 46
  • Master 2007: 41
  • Master 2008: 29
  • Master 2009: 59
  • Master 2010: 29
  • Doctorate 2006: 0
  • Doctorate 2007: 0
  • Doctorate 2008: 0
  • Doctorate 2009: 0
  • Doctorate 2010: 0

Human Resources Program Availability in Iowa

Iowa schools offer a total of 19 human resources programs. Of these programs, about 47.4% are bachelor's level programs. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the masters level, the doctoral level, and the associates level.

Human Resources Program Availability in Iowa

  • Certificate: 4
  • Associate: 1
  • Bachelor: 9
  • Master: 4
  • Doctorate: 1

Human Resources Managers — Salary by Percentile

Human Resources Managers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 49630
  • 25th Percentile: 65630
  • Median: 87590
  • 75th Percentile: 108780
  • 90th Percentile: 137670

Human Resources Specialists — Salary by Percentile

Human Resources Specialists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 28330
  • 25th Percentile: 37100
  • Median: 48660
  • 75th Percentile: 59130
  • 90th Percentile: 75680

Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and Timekeeping — Salary by Percentile

Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and Timekeeping — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 24480
  • 25th Percentile: 29630
  • Median: 35720
  • 75th Percentile: 42740
  • 90th Percentile: 50430

Human Resources Managers — Employment Trend

Human Resources Managers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 72610
  • Median Salary 2007: 80200
  • Median Salary 2008: 83420
  • Median Salary 2009: 86920
  • Median Salary 2010: 87590
  • Total Employed 2006: 500
  • Total Employed 2007: 530
  • Total Employed 2008: 510
  • Total Employed 2009: 500
  • Total Employed 2010: 580

Human Resources Specialists — Employment Trend

Human Resources Specialists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 83240
  • Median Salary 2007: 88350
  • Median Salary 2008: 89570
  • Median Salary 2009: 91730
  • Median Salary 2010: 48660
  • Total Employed 2006: 3740
  • Total Employed 2007: 3980
  • Total Employed 2008: 3920
  • Total Employed 2009: 4000
  • Total Employed 2010: 4110

Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and Timekeeping — Employment Trend

Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and Timekeeping — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 31820
  • Median Salary 2007: 32190
  • Median Salary 2008: 33590
  • Median Salary 2009: 34480
  • Median Salary 2010: 35720
  • Total Employed 2006: 1120
  • Total Employed 2007: 1220
  • Total Employed 2008: 1370
  • Total Employed 2009: 1390
  • Total Employed 2010: 1330

Iowa vs National Human Resources Employment

Iowa vs National Human Resources Employment

  • Employed in Iowa: 0.947% (6020)

Human Resources Schools in Iowa

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1. The University of Phoenix - Des Moines

6600 Westown Pkwy
West Des Moines, IA 50266-7724
(515) 267-8218

The University of Phoenix-Des Moines is a for-profit 4-year institution. Phoenix, which is near the center of the city, is located in West Des Moines, IA. This specialized school is one of several campuses. It offers students 16 degrees at the bachelors level and one degree at the masters level. 13 students pursued degrees from the 16 programs at this school in 2010. Phoenix offers subjects such as computer programming, entrepreneurship, and forensic accounting. Phoenix is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission.

2. Buena Vista University

610 W 4th St
Storm Lake, IA 50588
(712) 749-2400

Buena Vista University is in Storm Lake, IA and it offers one program in human resources. Overall, 2,706 students pursue degrees in 64 programs at BVU. In terms of programs, BVU is the fifth biggest institution in the state of Iowa offering human resources.

3. Briar Cliff University

3303 Rebecca St
Sioux City, IA 51104
(712) 279-5321

Briar Cliff University, which is 2.2 miles from the heart of downtown, is in Sioux City, IA. This school offers three programs in human resources. More specifically, this school offers one human resources certificate to students, one human resources degree at the bachelor's level, and one master's level human resources degree. Overall, 1,157 students seek degrees in 50 programs at BCU.

4. Grand View University

1200 Grandview Ave
Des Moines, IA 50316
(515) 263-2800

Grand View University, which is 1.4 miles from the center of the city, is in Des Moines, IA and this school offers one human resources program. 2,109 students pursue degrees in 44 programs at this small school, overall. It is the sixth largest institution in the state of Iowa offering human resources in terms of programs.

5. Western Iowa Tech Community College

4647 Stone Ave
Sioux City, IA 51102-5199
(712) 274-6400

Western Iowa Tech Community College, which is near the center of the city, is in Sioux City, IA. This college offers two human resources programs. Of those, it offers one human resources certificate to students and one human resources degree at the associate's level. Overall, 6,421 students pursue degrees in 80 Western Iowa Tech Community College programs. This community college is the biggest institution in the state of Iowa offering human resources in terms of programs.

6. Saint Ambrose University

518 W Locust St
Davenport, IA 52803-2898
(563) 333-6000

Founded in 1882, Saint Ambrose University is a 4-year institution. St. Ambrose, which is 1.0 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Davenport, IA. This mid-sized school offers subjects such as language, political science, and technology. Students are offered 29 certificates, 75 bachelors level degrees, 23 degrees at the masters level, and two degrees at the doctoral level by it. 3,663 students sought degrees from the 95 programs at St. Ambrose in 2010. It is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission.

7. Loras College

1450 Alta Vista
Dubuque, IA 52004-0178
(563) 588-7100

Loras College is a 4-year institution, founded in 1839. This school, which is near the heart of downtown, is in Dubuque, IA. It is the oldest institution in the state of Iowa. It offers subjects such as teaching and computer science. This school offers students one associates level degree, 43 degrees at the bachelors level, and ten masters level degrees. In 2010, 1,562 students pursued degrees from the 51 programs at Loras. This liberal arts college is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission. Loras is one of 16 liberal arts colleges in Iowa.

8. Upper Iowa University

605 Washington St
Fayette, IA 52142-1857
(563) 425-5200

Upper Iowa University offers four programs in human resources. Of those, UIU offers students one certificate in human resources, one bachelor's level degree in human resources, and two degrees at the master's level in human resources. It is in Fayette, Iowa, where students can enjoy a rural setting. This school is a 4-year institution. This school is the biggest institution in the state of Iowa offering human resources in terms of programs.

9. Kirkwood Community College

6301 Kirkwood Blvd SW
Cedar Rapids, IA 52406-2068
(319) 398-5411

Kirkwood Community College, which is 4.2 miles from the center of the city, is in Cedar Rapids, IA and this college offers one human resources program. It is a public 2-year institution. This community college ranks first in terms of enrollment in the state of Iowa.

10. Mount Mercy University

1330 Elmhurst Dr NE
Cedar Rapids, IA 52402-4797
(319) 363-8213

Mount Mercy University, which is near the center of the city, is located in Cedar Rapids, IA and this school offers one human resources program. 1,643 students seek degrees in 46 Mount Mercy programs, overall. This school is the ninth oldest institution in the state of Iowa offering human resources programs.

11. The University of Iowa

101 Jessup Hall
Iowa City, IA 52242-1316
(319) 335-3500

The University of Iowa is located in the center of Iowa City. It offers four programs in human resources. Specifically, students are offered two human resources degrees at the bachelor's level by UI, one master's level degree in human resources, and one doctorate level degree in human resources. Overall, 29,518 students pursue degrees in 413 programs at this university. This university is the largest institution in the state of Iowa offering human resources in terms of programs.

12. Dordt College

498 4th Ave NE
Sioux Center, IA 51250-1697
(712) 722-6000

Dordt College is located in Sioux Center, IA. It offers two programs in human resources. Students are offered two bachelor's level degrees in human resources by it. Overall, 1,360 students seek degrees in 90 programs at this school. It is the largest institution in the state of Iowa offering human resources in terms of programs.