Houston is located in Harris county and has a population of 1,953,631.
The average in-state tuition for full time undergraduate students in human services schools in Houston during the 2009 - 2010 school year was $12,305.00. The average tuition was $14,903.00 for non-residents studying in Texas.
The cost, on average, for books and supplies needed for human services schools in Houston is $1,257.00. Students living on campus at human services schools in Houston paid an average of $9,508.00 for room and board during the 2009 - 2010 school year. Students living at home incurred costs of $5,624.00. There are two human services colleges in Houston for students to choose from. 12 students were reported to have graduated from human services programs in Houston in the 2008 - 2009 school year.
|Profession||Average Salary||Number Employed in City|
|Medical and Health Services Managers||$87,350.00||5,110|
|Substance Abuse and Behavioral Disorder Counselors||$39,610.00||610|
|Educational, Vocational, and School Counselors||$53,420.00||4,620|
|Marriage and Family Therapists||$68,350.00||Not available|
|Mental Health Counselors||$42,300.00||990|
|Child, Family, and School Social Workers||$39,490.00||3,170|
|Medical and Public Health Social Workers||$54,150.00||1,080|
|Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers||$34,930.00||980|
|Probation Officers and Correctional Treatment Specialists||$39,960.00||1,600|
|Social and Human Service Assistants||$31,580.00||2,790|
|Community and Social Service Specialists, All Other||$36,140.00||460|