Human Services Schools In Kentucky

There are 25 accredited human services schools in Kentucky for faculty who teach human services classes to choose from. The trends in Kentucky's human services academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below. Academia in human services 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. Asbury University

    1 Macklem Dr, Wilmore, Kentucky 40390-1198

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  2. Brescia University

    717 Frederica St, Owensboro, Kentucky 42301-3023

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  3. Campbellsville University

    1 University Dr, Campbellsville, Kentucky 42718-2799

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  4. Bluegrass Community and Technical College

    470 Cooper Drive, Lexington, Kentucky 40506

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  5. University of the Cumberlands

    6191 College Station Drive, Williamsburg, Kentucky 40769

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  6. Eastern Kentucky University

    521 Lancaster Ave, Richmond, Kentucky 40475-3102

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  7. Elizabethtown Community and Technical College

    600 College Street Rd, Elizabethtown, Kentucky 42701-3081

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  8. Hazard Community and Technical College

    One Community College Drive, Hazard, Kentucky 41701-2402

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  9. Hopkinsville Community College

    720 North Dr, Hopkinsville, Kentucky 42241-2100

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  10. Jefferson Community and Technical College

    109 E Broadway, Louisville, Kentucky 40202-2005

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  11. Kentucky State University

    400 East Main Street, Frankfort, Kentucky 40601-2355

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  12. Kentucky Wesleyan College

    3000 Frederica Street, Owensboro, Kentucky 42301

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  13. University of Kentucky

    Lexington, Kentucky 40506-0032

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  14. Kentucky Christian University

    100 Academic Pkwy, Grayson, Kentucky 41143-1199

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  15. University of Louisville

    2301 S 3rd St, Louisville, Kentucky 40292-0001

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  16. Morehead State University

    University Blvd, Morehead, Kentucky 40351

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  17. Murray State University

    218 Wells Hall, Murray, Kentucky 42071-3318

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  18. Northern Kentucky University

    Nunn Drive, Highland Heights, Kentucky 41099

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  19. Pikeville College

    147 Sycamore St, Pikeville, Kentucky 41501

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  20. Big Sandy Community and Technical College

    One Bert Combs Dr, Prestonsburg, Kentucky 41653

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  21. Saint Catharine College

    2735 Bardstown Rd, Saint Catharine, Kentucky 40061

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  22. Spalding University

    845 S. Third Street, Louisville, Kentucky 40203-2188

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  23. Western Kentucky University

    1906 College Heights Blvd, Bowling Green, Kentucky 42101-1000

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  24. Owensboro Community and Technical College

    4800 New Hartford Rd, Owensboro, Kentucky 42303

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  25. University of Phoenix-Louisville Campus

    10400 Linn Station Rd Ste 120, Louisville, Kentucky 40223-3839

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Kentucky Vs. National Human Services Employment

Kentucky 9,720
National 913,960

Of all of the human services professionals in the country, nearly 1% are in the state of Kentucky.

Employment Growth for Human services professionals In Kentucky

7,870 8,420 8,050 8,640 9,720
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

The number of human services professionals is growing in Kentucky. In 2010 there were 1,850 more human services professionals working in Kentucky than there were in 2006. Thus, in Kentucky, this field has grown by 24% in four years. This growth is slower than the change in the number of human services professionals around the country. Nationally, the number of human services professionals has grown by 25% from 2006 to 2010.

Human Services VS. All Professions salaries in Kentucky

$33,048 $34,010 $35,690 $37,748 $38,867
$39,791 $41,432 $43,385 $44,191 $44,977
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Human Services
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The salaries paid to human services professionals are growing in Kentucky. The mean salary for human services professionals in 2006 was $33,048 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $38,867 per year.

Salary percentiles for Human services professionals in Kentucky

10th percentile
$23,602
25th percentile
$29,795
50th percentile
$38,698
75th percentile
$46,250
90th percentile
$55,213

This represents a growth in salaries of 15%. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. There is a 134% 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 Kentucky.

Average Salaries for Human services professionals and related professions in Kentucky

Human Services
$38,867
Mental Health
$31,384
Public Administration
$83,607
Public Health
$54,983
Social Work
$43,278
Sociology
$59,390

In Kentucky, human services professionals make, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

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

associate
8
bachelor
18
master
5
doctor
2
Certificate
1
Total34

As the number of human services professionals is increasing in Kentucky state, the number of students graduating from the 25 accredited human services schools in Kentucky state is also increasing. In 2006 there were 748 human services graduates from human services courses in Kentucky and in 2010 there were 811 graduates.

Thus there was a 8% percent increase in the number of human services school degree or certificate graduates in Kentucky. A majority of these graduates, or 53%, graduated with an bachelor's degree in human services.

Human Services Faculty Salaries in Kentucky

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