Human Services Schools In Massachusetts

Human Services classes faculty can choose to work at one of 40 accredited human services schools in Massachusetts. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the human services academic community in Massachusetts, and the future trends in 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. American International College

    1000 State Street, Springfield, Massachusetts 01109

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
    +
  2. Anna Maria College

    50 Sunset Lane, Paxton, Massachusetts 01612-1198

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
    +
  3. Atlantic Union College

    338 Main St, South Lancaster, Massachusetts 01561-1000

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

    140 Commonwealth Avenue, Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts 02467

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

    One Silber Way, Boston, Massachusetts 02215

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

    131 Summer Street, Bridgewater, Massachusetts 02325

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
    +
  7. Bristol Community College

    777 Elsbree St, Fall River, Massachusetts 02720-7395

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
    +
  8. Bunker Hill Community College

    250 New Rutherford Ave, Boston, Massachusetts 02129-2925

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
    +
  9. Clark University

    950 Main St, Worcester, Massachusetts 01610-1477

    94 U.S. News National University Ranking
    +
  10. Eastern Nazarene College

    23 E Elm Ave, Quincy, Massachusetts 02170-2999

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
    +
  11. Endicott College

    376 Hale Street, Beverly, Massachusetts 01915

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
    +
  12. Fisher College

    118 Beacon Street, Boston, Massachusetts 02116

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
    +
  13. Fitchburg State University

    160 Pearl St, Fitchburg, Massachusetts 01420-2697

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
    +
  14. Framingham State University

    100 State Street, Framingham, Massachusetts 01701-9101

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
    +
  15. Gordon College in Wenham

    255 Grapevine Rd, Wenham, Massachusetts 01984

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
    +
  16. Holyoke Community College

    303 Homestead Ave, Holyoke, Massachusetts 01040

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
    +
  17. Lasell College

    1844 Commonwealth Avenue, Newton, Massachusetts 02466

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
    +
  18. University of Massachusetts-Boston

    100 Morrissey Blvd, Boston, Massachusetts 02125-3393

    n/a U.S. News National University Ranking
    +
  19. Massachusetts Bay Community College

    50 Oakland St, Wellesley Hills, Massachusetts 02481-5399

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
    +
  20. Massasoit Community College

    One Massasoit Boulevard, Brockton, Massachusetts 02302-3996

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
    +
  21. Merrimack College

    315 Turnpike St, North Andover, Massachusetts 01845

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
    +
  22. Mount Ida College

    777 Dedham Street, Newton, Massachusetts 02459

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
    +
  23. Mount Wachusett Community College

    444 Green St, Gardner, Massachusetts 01440-1000

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
    +
  24. North Shore Community College

    1 Ferncroft Rd, Danvers, Massachusetts 01923-0840

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
    +
  25. Northeastern University

    360 Huntington Ave, Boston, Massachusetts 02115-5005

    62 U.S. News National University Ranking
    +
  26. Northern Essex Community College

    100 Elliott Street, Haverhill, Massachusetts 01830-2399

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
    +
  27. College of Our Lady of the Elms

    291 Springfield St, Chicopee, Massachusetts 01013

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
    +
  28. Quincy College

    24 Saville Ave, Quincy, Massachusetts 02169

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
    +
  29. Quinsigamond Community College

    670 West Boylston Street, Worcester, Massachusetts 01606-2092

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
    +
  30. Regis College

    235 Wellesley St, Weston, Massachusetts 02493-1571

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
    +
  31. Salem State University

    352 Lafayette St, Salem, Massachusetts 01970

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
    +
  32. Simmons College

    300 The Fenway, Boston, Massachusetts 02115-5898

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
    +
  33. Smith College

    Elm St, Northampton, Massachusetts 01063

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
    +
  34. Springfield College

    263 Alden St, Springfield, Massachusetts 01109-3797

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
    +
  35. Suffolk University

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

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
    +
  36. Western New England College

    1215 Wilbraham Rd, Springfield, Massachusetts 01119-2684

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
    +
  37. Westfield State University

    577 Western Ave, Westfield, Massachusetts 01086-1630

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
    +
  38. Wheelock College

    200 the Riverway, Boston, Massachusetts 02215-4176

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
    +
  39. Urban College of Boston

    178 Tremont St 7th Fl, Boston, Massachusetts 02111-1093

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
    +
  40. University of Phoenix-Boston Campus

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

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

Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Massachusetts Vs. National Human Services Employment

Massachusetts 29,320
National 913,960

Approximately 3% of the country's human services professionals work in Massachusetts state.

Employment Growth for Human services professionals In Massachusetts

29,270 30,310 33,600 36,040 29,320
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Massachusetts, human services is a growing field. There were 50 more human services professionals working in Massachusetts in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, in Massachusetts, this field has grown by 0% in four years. 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 Massachusetts

$40,122 $40,894 $42,306 $42,960 $41,613
$49,058 $52,712 $53,675 $55,178 $56,645
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Human Services
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

As the number of human services professionals is growing, the salaries paid to human services professionals are increasing in Massachusetts. In 2006 human services professionals made a mean salary of $40,122 per year, and in 2010 they made $41,613 per year.

Salary percentiles for Human services professionals in Massachusetts

10th percentile
$24,175
25th percentile
$29,467
50th percentile
$37,923
75th percentile
$51,855
90th percentile
$65,743

Thus, human services professionals' salaries grew by 4% in 4 years. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. In the state of Massachusetts, there is a huge variation in pay, within the field of human services. The pay differential between the highest paid human services professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket is 172%

Average Salaries for Human services professionals and related professions in Massachusetts

Human Services
$41,613
Mental Health
$39,470
Public Administration
$85,585
Public Health
$71,127
Social Work
$46,792
Sociology
$69,680

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

Educational Trends

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

associate
11
bachelor
26
master
12
doctor
3
Certificate
10
Total62

As the number of human services professionals is increasing in Massachusetts state, the number of students graduating from the 40 accredited human services schools in Massachusetts state is also increasing. In 2006, 1,284 students graduated from human services courses in Massachusetts. And in 2010, 1,468 students graduated.

This represents a 14% increase in the number of human services degree or certificate school graduates in Massachusetts state. 42% of these graduates received a bachelor's degree in human services.

Human Services Faculty Salaries in Massachusetts

Share & Compare

Enter your salary to gain access to our continually growing higher education faculty salary database. Don't worry! This is 100% secure and anonymous.

The number of human services faculty, growth in the field of human services academia and human services faculty salaries in Massachusetts, is all data we are currently in the process of collecting. Your anonymous submission of information regarding your career and salary will help us create a valuable career planning database for the benefit of human services faculty at the certificate in human services, associates degree in human services, bachelors degree in human services, masters degree in human services, and doctoral degree in human services levels in Massachusetts. A summary of the information we have collected thus far will appear once you submit your information.

Career Index

Your free online education database