Human Resources Schools In Massachusetts

Human Resources classes faculty can choose to work at one of 20 accredited human resources schools in Massachusetts. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of human resources and human resources training in Massachusetts, which includes human resources training at the following levels:

  • Human Resources Certificate
  • Associates degree in Human Resources
  • Bachelors degree in Human Resources
  • Masters degree in Human Resources
  • PhD degree in Human Resources


Schools

  1. American International College

    1000 State Street, Springfield, Massachusetts 01109

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  2. Assumption College

    500 Salisbury St, Worcester, Massachusetts 01609-1296

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  3. Becker College

    61 Sever St, Worcester, Massachusetts 01609-2165

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  4. Boston College

    140 Commonwealth Avenue, Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts 02467

    31 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  5. Boston University

    One Silber Way, Boston, Massachusetts 02215

    53 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  6. Bridgewater State University

    131 Summer Street, Bridgewater, Massachusetts 02325

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  7. Clark University

    950 Main St, Worcester, Massachusetts 01610-1477

    94 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  8. Emmanuel College in Boston

    400 The Fenway, Boston, Massachusetts 02115

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  9. Fitchburg State University

    160 Pearl St, Fitchburg, Massachusetts 01420-2697

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  10. Harvard University

    Massachusetts Hall, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138

    1 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  11. Holyoke Community College

    303 Homestead Ave, Holyoke, Massachusetts 01040

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  12. University of Massachusetts Amherst

    Amherst, Massachusetts 01003

    94 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  13. University of Massachusetts-Boston

    100 Morrissey Blvd, Boston, Massachusetts 02125-3393

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  14. Nichols College

    Center Rd, Dudley, Massachusetts 01571-5000

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  15. Northeastern University

    360 Huntington Ave, Boston, Massachusetts 02115-5005

    62 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  16. Salem State University

    352 Lafayette St, Salem, Massachusetts 01970

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  17. University of Massachusetts-Dartmouth

    285 Old Westport Rd, North Dartmouth, Massachusetts 02747-2300

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  18. Suffolk University

    8 Ashburton Pl Beacon Hill, Boston, Massachusetts 02108-2770

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  19. Western New England College

    1215 Wilbraham Rd, Springfield, Massachusetts 01119-2684

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  20. University of Phoenix-Boston Campus

    19 Granite Street Ste 300, Braintree, Massachusetts 02184-1744

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Massachusetts Vs. National Human Resources Employment

Massachusetts 16,330
National 635,670

Of all of the human resources professionals in the country, nearly 2% are in the state of Massachusetts.

Employment Growth for Human resources professionals In Massachusetts

9,420 9,750 9,980 10,260 4,880
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Massachusetts, the field of human resources is shrinking. There were 4,540 less human resources professionals working in Massachusetts in 2010, than there were in 2006. This represents a 48% decline in the field. This is faster than the trend for human resources professionals around the US. Nationally, the number of human resources professionals has shrunk by 37% between 2006 and 2010.

Human Resources VS. All Professions salaries in Massachusetts

$50,220 $49,885 $52,690 $54,850 $83,620
$49,058 $52,712 $53,675 $55,178 $56,645
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Human Resources
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The salaries paid to human resources professionals are growing in Massachusetts. In 2006 human resources professionals made a mean salary of $50,220 per year, and in 2010 they made $83,620 per year.

Salary percentiles for Human resources professionals in Massachusetts

10th percentile
$49,935
25th percentile
$62,590
50th percentile
$78,040
75th percentile
$98,790
90th percentile
$119,540

Thus, human resources professionals' salaries grew by 40% in 4 years. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. In Massachusetts state, within the field of human resources, there is a huge variation in pay. The highest paid human resources professionals earn 139% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket.

Average Salaries for Human resources professionals and related professions in Massachusetts

Business
$109,129
Business Administration
$102,900
Business Management
$119,986
Human Resources
$76,823
Organizational Psychology
$88,080

Human resources professionals in Massachusetts earn, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Human Resources programs available for each degree type for all schools in Massachusetts

associate
1
bachelor
12
master
11
doctor
2
Certificate
5
Total31

The number of students graduating from the 20 accredited human resources schools in Massachusetts is increasing. In Massachusetts, there were 164 graduates in 2006. And there were 213 graduates from human resources courses in 2010.

There was an increase in the number of human resources school degree or certificate graduates in Massachusetts by 30%. 39% of these graduates received an bachelor's degree in human resources.

Human Resources Faculty Salaries in Massachusetts

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