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Human Resources Schools in Massachusetts

There are 17 schools in the state of Massachusetts offering human resources programs. 233 students graduated with degrees from Massachusetts human resources schools in 2010. 121 of all these students graduated with masters degrees and 90 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees.

Overview

243 students graduate from programs in this state in human resources, on average, every year. This accounts for 1% of students who US schools graduate from human resources programs. Of those, 14 students graduated with certificates in human resources, five with an associate's level degree, 90 with a degree at the bachelor's level, 121 with a degree at the master's level, and three with a degree at the doctorate level.

17 human resources schools are in this state. Out of these, while seven schools are public, ten schools are private. While tuition at a private human resources school varies from $23,772 to $40,542, tuition at a public human resources school varies from $7,053 to $11,917.

Average tuition for human resources programs is $21,472. While the lowest tuition in Massachusetts, which is $7,053 per year, is at Fitchburg State University, the highest tuition for human resources programs, which is $40,542 per year, is at Boston College.

Massachusetts human resources schools offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees.

Human Resources Program Completions in Massachusetts 2006 - 2010

243 students graduate from programs in this state in human resources, on average, every year. This accounts for 1% of students who US schools graduate from human resources programs. Of those, 14 students graduated with certificates in human resources, five with an associate's level degree, 90 with a degree at the bachelor's level, 121 with a degree at the master's level, and three with a degree at the doctorate level.

Human Resources Program Completions in Massachusetts 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 13
  • Certificate 2007: 15
  • Certificate 2008: 22
  • Certificate 2009: 23
  • Certificate 2010: 14
  • Associate 2006: 6
  • Associate 2007: 0
  • Associate 2008: 4
  • Associate 2009: 7
  • Associate 2010: 5
  • Bachelor 2006: 47
  • Bachelor 2007: 121
  • Bachelor 2008: 109
  • Bachelor 2009: 90
  • Bachelor 2010: 90
  • Master 2006: 96
  • Master 2007: 95
  • Master 2008: 114
  • Master 2009: 85
  • Master 2010: 121
  • Doctorate 2006: 7
  • Doctorate 2007: 11
  • Doctorate 2008: 4
  • Doctorate 2009: 9
  • Doctorate 2010: 3

Human Resources Program Availability in Massachusetts

Schools in this state offer a total of 34 programs in human resources. Of these programs, approximately 38.2% are master's level programs. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the bachelors level, the doctoral level, and the associates level.

Human Resources Program Availability in Massachusetts

  • Certificate: 8
  • Associate: 1
  • Bachelor: 10
  • Master: 13
  • Doctorate: 2

Human Resources Managers — Salary by Percentile

Human Resources Managers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 70580
  • 25th Percentile: 89510
  • Median: 112200
  • 75th Percentile: 144260
  • 90th Percentile: 166400

Human Resources Specialists — Salary by Percentile

Human Resources Specialists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 34330
  • 25th Percentile: 43990
  • Median: 57790
  • 75th Percentile: 78520
  • 90th Percentile: 99680

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

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

  • 10th Percentile: 29290
  • 25th Percentile: 35670
  • Median: 43880
  • 75th Percentile: 53320
  • 90th Percentile: 61030

Human Resources Managers — Employment Trend

Human Resources Managers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 102570
  • Median Salary 2007: 109490
  • Median Salary 2008: 111510
  • Median Salary 2009: 110900
  • Median Salary 2010: 112200
  • Total Employed 2006: 1440
  • Total Employed 2007: 1320
  • Total Employed 2008: 1360
  • Total Employed 2009: 1410
  • Total Employed 2010: 1710

Human Resources Specialists — Employment Trend

Human Resources Specialists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 108480
  • Median Salary 2007: 112470
  • Median Salary 2008: 114950
  • Median Salary 2009: 120470
  • Median Salary 2010: 57790
  • Total Employed 2006: 9710
  • Total Employed 2007: 10470
  • Total Employed 2008: 11290
  • Total Employed 2009: 11690
  • Total Employed 2010: 11450

Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and Timekeeping — Employment Trend

Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and Timekeeping — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 36770
  • Median Salary 2007: 37950
  • Median Salary 2008: 39640
  • Median Salary 2009: 42660
  • Median Salary 2010: 43880
  • Total Employed 2006: 3360
  • Total Employed 2007: 3330
  • Total Employed 2008: 3210
  • Total Employed 2009: 3370
  • Total Employed 2010: 3170

Massachusetts vs National Human Resources Employment

Massachusetts vs National Human Resources Employment

  • Employed in Massachusetts: 2.569% (16330)

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1. Nichols College

Center Rd
Dudley, MA 01571-5000
(508) 213-1560

Nichols College offers two human resources programs. Out of those, it offers students one human resources degree at the bachelor's level and one human resources degree at the master's level. This school is located in Dudley, Massachusetts, where students can enjoy a rural setting. Overall, 1,499 students seek degrees in 23 programs at this small school.

2. Clark University

950 Main St
Worcester, MA 01610-1477
(508) 793-7711

Clark University offers one program in human resources and Clark, which is 1.3 miles from the center of the city, is located in Worcester, MA. This school is one of 27 liberal arts colleges in Massachusetts. In terms of programs, this school is the fifth largest institution in the state of Massachusetts offering human resources.

3. The University of Phoenix - Boston

19 Granite Street Ste 300
Braintree, MA 02184-1744
(781) 228-4507

The University of Phoenix-Boston is a for-profit 4-year institution. This school is located in the suburbs of Braintree, Massachusetts. This school is one of several campuses. This school offers students 15 bachelors level degrees and four degrees at the masters level. In 2010, 277 students sought degrees from the 18 programs at Phoenix. UOPX offers subjects such as healthcare management and management. The North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission accredits it.

4. Holyoke Community College

303 Homestead Ave
Holyoke, MA 1040
(413) 552-2001

Holyoke Community College, which is very close to Holyoke, Massachusetts, is in a rural area and it offers one human resources program. This college is a public 2-year institution. In terms of programs, it is the fifth biggest institution in the state of Massachusetts offering human resources.

5. Becker College

61 Sever St
Worcester, MA 01609-2165
(508) 791-9241

Becker College offers one human resources program and this school, which is 0.6 miles from the center of the city, is located in Worcester, MA. It is a 4-year institution. This school is the third biggest institution in the state of Massachusetts offering human resources in terms of programs.

6. The University of Massachusetts - Boston

100 Morrissey Blvd
Boston, MA 02125-3393
(617) 287-5000

The University of Massachusetts-Boston is 3.0 miles from the heart of downtown. This university offers two human resources programs. Out of those, UMass Boston offers students one human resources certificate and one bachelor's level human resources degree. Overall, 15,454 students pursue degrees in 110 programs at UMass Boston. It is the fourth biggest institution in the state of Massachusetts offering human resources in terms of programs.

7. American International College

1000 State Street
Springfield, MA 1109
(413) 737-7000

American International College, which is 1.9 miles from the heart of downtown, is in Springfield, MA. AIC offers four programs in human resources. Out of those, students are offered one degree at the bachelor's level in human resources by it and three degrees at the master's level in human resources. It is a 4-year institution.

8. Assumption College

500 Salisbury St
Worcester, MA 01609-1296
(508) 767-7000

Assumption College, which is 2.5 miles from the center of the city, is located in Worcester, MA. It offers two programs in human resources. More specifically, Assumption offers students one certificate in human resources and one bachelor's level degree in human resources. Overall, 2,764 students seek degrees in 70 programs at this school. In terms of programs, Assumption is the biggest institution in the state of Massachusetts offering human resources.

9. Eastern Nazarene College

23 E Elm Ave
Quincy, MA 02170-2999
(617) 745-3000x3706

Eastern Nazarene College, which is 1.4 miles from the center of the city, is in Quincy, MA and this school offers one human resources program. It is one of 27 liberal arts colleges in Massachusetts. This liberal arts college is the second oldest institution in the state of Massachusetts offering human resources programs.

10. The University of Massachusetts - Dartmouth

285 Old Westport Rd
North Dartmouth, MA 02747-2300
(508) 999-8000

The University of Massachusetts-Dartmouth is located in the suburbs of North Dartmouth, Massachusetts and it offers one program in human resources. UMD is one of 11 research universities in Massachusetts. UMass Dartmouth is the seventh oldest institution in the state of Massachusetts offering programs in human resources.

11. Emmanuel College

400 The Fenway
Boston, MA 2115
(617) 735-9715

Emmanuel College, which is near the center of the city, is in Boston, MA. It offers two programs in human resources. Out of those, it offers students one human resources certificate and one degree at the master's level in human resources. Overall, 2,520 students seek degrees in 37 programs at this school.

12. Suffolk University

8 Ashburton Pl Beacon Hill
Boston, MA 02108-2770
(617) 573-8000

Suffolk University is in the center of Boston. SU offers four human resources programs. More specifically, SU offers students two human resources certificates and two degrees at the master's level in human resources. Overall, 9,068 students pursue degrees in 171 programs at this school. This school is the seventh biggest institution in the state of Massachusetts offering human resources.

13. Salem State University

352 Lafayette St
Salem, MA 1970
(978) 542-6000

Salem State University is in the suburbs of Salem, Massachusetts and Salem State offers one human resources program. This school is a public 4-year institution. This school is the fourth largest institution in the state of Massachusetts offering human resources.

14. Western New England University

1215 Wilbraham Rd
Springfield, MA 01119-2684
(413) 782-3111

Western New England University is a 4-year institution, founded in 1919. This school, which is 3.7 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Springfield, MA. This school offers subjects such as sports management, mechanical engineering, and finance. This school offers students one certificate, one degree at the associates level, 38 bachelors level degrees, 15 degrees at the masters level, and two doctoral level degrees. In 2010, 3,734 students sought degrees from the 46 programs at this medium-sized school. This school is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education.

15. The University of Massachusetts Amherst

University of Massachusetts Amherst
Amherst, MA 1003
(413) 545-0111

The University of Massachusetts Amherst offers one program in human resources. It is one of 11 research universities in Massachusetts. UMass ranks third in terms of enrollment in the state of Massachusetts.

16. Harvard University

Massachusetts Hall
Cambridge, MA 2138
(617) 495-1000

Harvard University is in the center of Cambridge and Harvard offers one program in human resources. This university is an ivy league, 4-year, research institution. This university is the second biggest institution in the state of Massachusetts offering human resources in terms of programs.

17. Boston College

140 Commonwealth Avenue
Chestnut Hill, MA 2467
(617) 552-8000

Boston College offers three programs in human resources. Out of those, this university offers students one human resources degree at the bachelor's level, one master's level human resources degree, and one human resources degree at the doctorate level. This research university, which is near the heart of downtown, is in Chestnut Hill, MA. 14,868 students seek degrees in 143 programs at this university, overall. It ranks sixth in terms of enrollment in the state of Massachusetts.

18. Bridgewater State University

131 Summer Street
Bridgewater, MA 2325
(508) 531-1000

Bridgewater State University is in the suburbs of Bridgewater, Massachusetts and it offers one human resources program. Bridgewater is one of 27 liberal arts colleges in Massachusetts. It is the fifth biggest institution in the state of Massachusetts offering human resources.

19. Fitchburg State University

160 Pearl St
Fitchburg, MA 01420-2697
(978) 345-2151

Fitchburg State University is located in the suburbs of Fitchburg, Massachusetts and FSU offers one program in human resources. This medium-sized school is a public 4-year institution. Fitchburg State is the eighth biggest institution in the state of Massachusetts offering human resources.