Indianapolis, IN (population: 803,930) has four human resources schools within its city limits. Marian College, the highest ranked school in the city with a human resources program, has a total student population of 2,277. It is the 3226th highest ranked school in the USA and the 68th highest in the state of Indiana (#1 is Indiana University-Bloomington).
Human Resources students from Indianapolis schools who go on to become human resource workers, hr managers, human resource managers, human resource specialists, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 219,240 people working as human resources, training, and labor relations specialists alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $59,070. Also, Employment, recruitment, and placement specialists make on average $54,530 per year and there are about 198,190 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Indianapolis-Carmel area alone, there are 2,190 employed employment, recruitment, and placement specialists earning an average salary of $43,660. Human resources, training, and labor relations specialists in this area earn $51,310/yr and there are 1,580 employed.
Indianapolis lies in Marion county, which is one of the 39 counties in Indiana. Overall, the Indianapolis-Carmel area has 870,660 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.5% unemployment rate, $20.15/hr average worker wage, and a $41,900 average annual salary. Thus, about 1.817 out of every 1000 jobs in Indianapolis are held by human resources, training, and labor relations specialists, and 2.517/1000 are held by employment, recruitment, and placement specialists.
Of the 4 human resources schools in Indianapolis, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Phoenix-Indianapolis Campus comes out as the most expensive ($23,483/yr) for human resources students, with Martin University as the lowest, reported at only $14,853/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Indianapolis|
|West Lafayette||IN||-||1||78.6553||122||60.0 miles|
|Terre Haute||IN||60,269||5||28.5376||204||68.9 miles|
|North Manchester||IN||-||1||55.0629||70||86.8 miles|
|Crestview Hills||KY||-||1||24.073||65||98.5 miles|