Human Services Schools In Washington DC

Washington DC has 5 accredited human services schools where human services faculty who teach human services classes can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of human services and human services training in Washington DC, which includes human services training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in Human Services
  • Masters degree in Human Services
  • PhD degree in Human Services


Schools

  1. Catholic University of America

    620 Michigan Avenue, NE, Washington, District of Columbia 20064

    119 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  2. University of the District of Columbia

    4200 Connecticut Ave NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20008

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  3. Gallaudet University

    800 Florida Ave, NE, Washington, District of Columbia 20002-3695

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  4. George Washington University

    2121 I Street, NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20052

    50 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  5. Howard University

    2400 Sixth St NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20059-0001

    115 U.S. News National University Ranking
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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Washington DC Vs. National Human Services Employment

Washington DC 4,880
National 913,960

Approximately 1% of the country's human services professionals work in Washington DC state.

Employment Growth for Human services professionals In Washington DC

4,050 1,970 6,590 5,060 4,880
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Washington DC, the field of human services is growing. In Washington DC, 830 more human services professionals were working in 2010, than there were in 2006. This represents a 20% growth in the field. This growth is slower than the national trend for human services professionals which shows a 25% increase in the number of human services professionals working around the nation.

Human Services VS. All Professions salaries in Washington DC

$47,396 $46,274 $45,010 $46,504 $49,927
$54,015 $56,773 $59,398 $60,217 $61,344
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Human Services
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The amount earned by human services professionals is increasing in Washington DC. Human services professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $47,396 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $49,927 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Human services professionals in Washington DC

10th percentile
$27,182
25th percentile
$34,460
50th percentile
$47,460
75th percentile
$61,900
90th percentile
$77,133

Thus, there was a 5% growth in human services professionals' salaries. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. In Washington DC state, within the field of human services, there is a huge variation in pay. The highest paid human services professionals earn 184% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket.

Average Salaries for Human services professionals and related professions in Washington DC

Human Services
$49,927
Mental Health
$44,572
Public Administration
$129,897
Public Health
$84,760
Social Work
$57,692
Sociology
$86,760

Human services professionals in Washington DC earn, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Human Services programs available for each degree type for all schools in Washington DC

associate
0
bachelor
4
master
3
doctor
1
Certificate
0
Total8

The number of students graduating from the 5 accredited human services schools in Washington DC is increasing. In 2006 there were 236 human services graduates from human services courses in Washington DC and in 2010 there were 240 graduates.

Thus there was a 2% percent increase in the number of human services school degree or certificate graduates in Washington DC. A majority of these graduates, or 50%, graduated with a bachelor's degree in human services.

Human Services Faculty Salaries in Washington DC

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