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Human Resource Management Schools in Connecticut

252 students earned HR degrees in Connecticut in the 2018-2019 year.

A Human Resource Management major is the 9th most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Human Resource Management Majors in Connecticut

HR majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 178
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 47
Bachelor’s Degree 21
Post-Master’s Certificate 6
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 6

Gender Distribution

In Connecticut, a HR major is more popular with women than with men.

Human Resource Management Majors in CT Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of HR majors in Connecticut is as follows:

  • Asian: 3.2%
  • Black or African American: 15.1%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 11.5%
  • White: 56.7%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 4.0%
  • Other Races: 9.5%
Human Resource Management Majors in CT Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Human Resource Management Grads in Connecticut

17,100 people in the state and 1,325,020 in the nation are employed in jobs related to HR.

Human Resource Management Jobs Nationwide vs. CT

Wages for Human Resource Management Jobs in Connecticut

HR grads earn an average of $76,760 in the state and $70,730 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 12 colleges in Connecticut that offer HR degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

#1

Post University

Waterbury
48 Degrees in Major Awarded
22% Graduation Rate
10,642 Total Students

An average student at Post University will pay a net price of $9,857. The average student takes 4.23 years to complete their degree at Post University. Graduates earn an average $34,900 after graduation.

#2

University of Hartford

West Hartford
43 Degrees in Major Awarded
60% Graduation Rate
6,773 Total Students

Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $29,592. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 6.40%. Most students complete their degree in 4.24 years.

42 Degrees in Major Awarded
83% Graduation Rate
27,280 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $46,400 after earning their degree at this institution. The student loan default rate of 2.30% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. The full-time teacher rate is 67%.

41 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,611 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $43,300 after earning their degree at this institution. The 7.50% student loan default rate is lower than average. The student to faculty ratio is 12 to 1.

38 Degrees in Major Awarded
64% Graduation Rate
9,156 Total Students

The average student takes 4.12 years to complete their degree at Sacred Heart. The full-time teacher rate is 33%. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 100% of students receive it.

20 Degrees in Major Awarded
56% Graduation Rate
4,971 Total Students

15 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. In their early career, ECSU grads earn an average salary of $35,200. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 94% of students receive it.

#7

Goodwin College

East Hartford
7 Degrees in Major Awarded
16% Graduation Rate
3,297 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 97% of students receive it. The full-time teacher rate is 33%. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $32,600 after earning their degree at this institution.

6 Degrees in Major Awarded
33% Graduation Rate
5,089 Total Students

Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $22,961. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 99% of students receive it. The average student takes 4.34 years to complete their degree at UBridgeport.

5 Degrees in Major Awarded
59% Graduation Rate
1,419 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 26%. 13 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. The 9.20% student loan default rate is lower than average.

#10

University of New Haven

West Haven
2 Degrees in Major Awarded
54% Graduation Rate
6,793 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 40% are considered full time. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $38,600 a year. 16 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

Human Resource Management Careers in CT

Some of the careers HR majors go into include:

Job Title CT Job Growth CT Median Salary
Compensation, Benefits, and Job Analysis Specialists 13% $71,810
Training and Development Managers 10% $122,380
Training and Development Specialists 10% $71,700
Human Resources Managers 9% $122,920
Compensation and Benefits Managers 8% $145,630
Human Resources Specialists 8% $65,990
Labor Relations Specialists -4% $59,770

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to HR.

Major Annual Graduates in CT
Business Administration & Management 3,737
Accounting 1,554
Finance & Financial Management 950
Business & Commerce 923
Marketing 708
Management Sciences & Methods 430
Management Information Systems 312
Business Support & Assistance 117

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