Human Services Schools In Louisiana

Louisiana has 11 accredited human services schools where human services faculty who teach human services classes can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the human services academic community in Louisiana, and the future trends in human services training at the following levels:

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


Schools

  1. Grambling State University

    403 Main Street, Grambling, Louisiana 71245

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  2. Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College

    Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70803-2750

    128 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  3. Louisiana College

    1140 College Dr, Pineville, Louisiana 71359

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  4. University of Louisiana Monroe

    700 University Avenue, Monroe, Louisiana 71209-0000

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  5. Northwestern State University of Louisiana

    College Ave, Natchitoches, Louisiana 71497-0002

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  6. Our Lady of Holy Cross College

    4123 Woodland Drive, New Orleans, Louisiana 70131-7399

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  7. Southeastern Louisiana University

    548 Western Ave., Hammond, Louisiana 70402

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  8. Southern University and A & M College

    Southern Branch Post Office, Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70813

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  9. Southern University at New Orleans

    6400 Press Drive, New Orleans, Louisiana 70126

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  10. Tulane University of Louisiana

    6823 Saint Charles Ave, New Orleans, Louisiana 70118-5698

    50 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  11. University of Phoenix-Louisiana Campus

    One Galleria Blvd. Suite 725, Metairie, Louisiana 70001-2082

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Louisiana Vs. National Human Services Employment

Louisiana 13,630
National 913,960

Of all of the human services professionals in the country, nearly 2% are in the state of Louisiana.

Employment Growth for Human services professionals In Louisiana

7,840 9,030 9,220 10,610 13,630
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

Human Services is a growing field in Louisiana. In Louisiana, 5,790 more human services professionals were working in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, in Louisiana, this field has grown by 74% in four years. This growth is faster 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 Louisiana

$38,060 $38,754 $40,634 $38,898 $38,248
$38,658 $41,019 $42,185 $43,003 $45,617
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Human Services
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

In Louisiana, 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 $38,060 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $38,248 per year.

Salary percentiles for Human services professionals in Louisiana

10th percentile
$22,290
25th percentile
$27,330
50th percentile
$36,527
75th percentile
$47,188
90th percentile
$57,985

This represents a growth in salaries of 0%. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. Within the field of human services, there is a huge variation in pay, with the highest paid human services professionals earning 160% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket in Louisiana state.

Average Salaries for Human services professionals and related professions in Louisiana

Human Services
$38,248
Mental Health
$32,470
Public Administration
$76,812
Public Health
$58,510
Social Work
$45,472
Sociology
$61,250

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

Educational Trends

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

associate
0
bachelor
10
master
4
doctor
2
Certificate
1
Total17

As the number of human services professionals is increasing in Louisiana state, the number of students graduating from the 11 accredited human services schools in Louisiana state is decreasing. In Louisiana, there were 498 graduates in 2006. And there were 491 graduates from human services courses in 2010.

There was a decrease in the number of human services school degree or certificate graduates in Louisiana by 1%. A majority of these graduates, or 59%, graduated with an bachelor's degree in human services.

Human Services Faculty Salaries in Louisiana

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The number of human services faculty, growth in the field of human services academia and human services faculty salaries in Louisiana, is all data we are currently in the process of collecting. If you are involved in teaching human services courses to students at the certificate in human services, bachelors degree in human services, masters degree in human services, and doctoral degree in human services levels, please anonymously submit your information in the field below. By doing so, you will be helping us build a valuable database resource for the benefit of current and future human services faculty in Louisiana. A summary of what your peers have told us up until now will be available once you submit your information.

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