Philadelphia is located in Philadelphia county and has a population of 1,517,550.
The average in-state tuition for full time undergraduate students in human services schools in Philadelphia during the 2009 - 2010 school year was $19,280.00. The average tuition was $19,918.00 for non-residents studying in Pennsylvania.
The cost, on average, for books and supplies needed for human services schools in Philadelphia is $1,257.00. The average cost for room and board for students living on campus at human services schools in Philadelphia was $10,056.00. The average cost for students living at home was $3,708.00 for the 2009 - 2010 school year. There are three human services colleges in Philadelphia from which students can pick the one that best suits their needs. In the 2008 - 2009 school year, reportedly 319 students completed human services programs in Philadelphia.
|Profession||Average Salary||Number Employed in City|
|Medical and Health Services Managers||$93,940.00||4,550|
|Substance Abuse and Behavioral Disorder Counselors||$44,400.00||2,240|
|Educational, Vocational, and School Counselors||$55,440.00||4,590|
|Marriage and Family Therapists||$49,920.00||320|
|Mental Health Counselors||$36,650.00||6,630|
|Child, Family, and School Social Workers||$41,920.00||6,050|
|Medical and Public Health Social Workers||$47,610.00||3,900|
|Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers||$40,980.00||2,910|
|Probation Officers and Correctional Treatment Specialists||$48,870.00||860|
|Social and Human Service Assistants||$29,240.00||5,570|
|Community and Social Service Specialists, All Other||$46,540.00||480|