Human Services Schools In Georgia

In Georgia, there are 22 accredited schools where human services classes faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of human services and human services training in Georgia, which includes human services training at the following levels:

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


Schools

  1. Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College

    2802 Moore Hwy, Tifton, Georgia 31793-2601

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  2. Darton College

    2400 Gillionville Rd, Albany, Georgia 31707-3098

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  3. Albany State University

    504 College Dr., Albany, Georgia 31705

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  4. Clark Atlanta University

    223 James P Brawley Drive, S.W., Atlanta, Georgia 30314-4391

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  5. Augusta State University

    2500 Walton Way, Augusta, Georgia 30904-2200

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  6. Brewton-Parker College

    201 David-Eliza Fountain Circle, Mount Vernon, Georgia 30445

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  7. West Georgia Technical College

    176 Murphy Campus Blvd., Waco, Georgia 30182

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  8. Georgia Northwestern Technical College

    One Maurice Culberson Drive, Rome, Georgia 30161

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  9. Dalton State College

    650 College Drive, Dalton, Georgia 30720-3797

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  10. Fort Valley State University

    1005 State University Dr, Fort Valley, Georgia 31030-4313

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  11. Georgia State University

    33 gilmer st, Atlanta, Georgia 30303-3083

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  12. University of Georgia

    Athens, Georgia 30602

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  13. Kennesaw State University

    1000 Chastain Rd, Kennesaw, Georgia 30144-5591

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  14. LaGrange College

    601 Broad St., Lagrange, Georgia 30240-2999

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  15. Mercer University

    1400 Coleman Avenue, Macon, Georgia 31207

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  16. Savannah State University

    3219 College Street, Savannah, Georgia 31404-5310

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  17. Spelman College

    350 Spelman Lane SW, Atlanta, Georgia 30314-4399

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  18. Thomas University

    1501 Millpond Rd, Thomasville, Georgia 31792

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  19. Valdosta State University

    1500 N Patterson, Valdosta, Georgia 31698

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  20. Wesleyan College

    4760 Forsyth Rd, Macon, Georgia 31210-4462

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  21. Athens Technical College

    800 US Hwy 29 N, Athens, Georgia 30601-1500

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  22. Shorter University-College of Adult & Professional Programs

    6151 Powers Ferry Rd Ste 170, Atlanta, Georgia 30339

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Georgia Vs. National Human Services Employment

Georgia 18,880
National 913,960

Of all of the human services professionals that work in the US, approximately 2% work in Georgia state.

Employment Growth for Human services professionals In Georgia

14,310 14,520 14,610 14,970 18,880
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Georgia, the field of human services is growing. In 2010 there were 4,570 more human services professionals working in Georgia than there were in 2006. Thus, the field of human services has grown by 32% in Georgia. This is faster than the trend for human services professionals around the US. Nationally, the number of human services professionals has grown by 25% between 2006 and 2010.

Human Services VS. All Professions salaries in Georgia

$36,628 $37,508 $38,442 $42,208 $41,248
$42,452 $44,373 $45,309 $46,939 $48,171
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Human Services
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

In Georgia, as the number of human services professionals is growing, the salaries earned by human services professionals are increasing. The mean salary for human services professionals in 2006 was $36,628 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $41,248 per year.

Salary percentiles for Human services professionals in Georgia

10th percentile
$24,780
25th percentile
$32,707
50th percentile
$40,462
75th percentile
$49,315
90th percentile
$59,148

This represents a growth in salaries of 11%. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. There is a 139% pay differential between the highest paid human services professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket. Thus, there is huge variation in pay, within the field of human services in Georgia.

Average Salaries for Human services professionals and related professions in Georgia

Human Services
$41,248
Mental Health
$34,370
Public Administration
$85,952
Public Health
$67,057
Social Work
$46,642
Sociology
$58,370

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

Educational Trends

Human Services programs available for each degree type for all schools in Georgia

associate
5
bachelor
17
master
6
doctor
2
Certificate
3
Total33

The number of students graduating from the 22 accredited human services schools in Georgia is increasing. In 2006 there were 698 human services graduates from human services courses in Georgia and in 2010 there were 889 graduates.

Thus there was a 27% percent increase in the number of human services school degree or certificate graduates in Georgia. 52% of these graduates received a bachelor's degree in human services.

Human Services Faculty Salaries in Georgia

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