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Fast Facts for Employment Specialists in Pennsylvania

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Harrisburg, State College and Philadelphia
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Lebanon, Lancaster and Williamsport
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Philadelphia, Pittsburgh and Harrisburg

Salaries for Employment Specialists in Pennsylvania

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Philadelphia, Pittsburgh and Allentown

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Programs
  • MS in Management - Human Resources
  • MBA - Human Resources
  • BS in Business Administration - Human Resources
  • Degrees offered include Bachelor of Science in Accounting, Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, and Master of Business Administration.
  • Students are instructed in relevant business skills like communication, mathematics, and management.
  • Coursework emphasizes the development of project management, communication, decision-making, and problem-solving skills.
  • Flexible, 100% online and campus based programs available.
Programs
  • Bachelor of Science in Professional Studies
  • Bachelor of Science in Professional Studies - Business
  • Available business concentrations include Accounting, Economics, General Management, Marketing, and Human Resource Management.
  • Ranked among the Best Online MBA and Online Graduate Business Programs in 2016 by U.S. News & World Report.
  • Programmatic accreditation provided by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP).
  • Regionally accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC).
Programs
  • MS Organizational Leadership - Human Resources Management
  • Human Resources Management - PhD in Bus. Admin.
  • Human Resources Management - D.B.A.
  • Ranked among the Best Online Bachelor's Programs in 2014 by U.S. News & World Report.
  • Implements a one-to-one teaching model, partnering one student with one faculty member in each course.
  • 100% of faculty members hold doctoral degrees.
  • No physical residency requirements, allowing students to pursue their degree online.
  • Committed to innovation, diversity, excellence, and accountability since its founding in 1996.
  • Offers several programs in business, education, psychology, and more.
Programs
  • Master of Science in Management : Human Resources
  • Master of Business Administration : Human Resources
  • Bachelor of Science in Business Administration : Human Resources
  •  Ranked one of the Best Online Bachelor’s Programs in 2014 by U.S. News & World Report.
  •  Offers a no-obligation, 3-week trial period where students may determine if the university is right for them before they commit to it.
  •  Strives to be a student’s partner in lifelong learning; committed to helping them achieve their goals.
  •  Serves students of all ages, from first-graders learning to read to professionals seeking postgraduate training.
  •  Provides career-oriented diploma through master’s programs in fields such as healthcare, business, legal and paralegal services, information technology, criminal justice and design.
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Hagerstown
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Programs
  • Business Administration - Human Resources Management
  • Business Administration - Management
  • Based on their 2014 graduate survey, 85.7% of graduates were employed in their chosen field or continuing their education within one year of graduation.
  • Offers academic assistance services for students, including tutors, personal advisors and SMARTHINKING, their 24/7 online learning assistance center.
  • 84% of surveyed graduates said they would recommend Central Penn College to a friend.
  • On-campus housing is provided through  apartments and townhouses, not dorms.
  • Accredited by the Middle States Commission on HIgher Education (MSCHE).
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Summerdale
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Programs
  • Associates in Business Management - Human Resource Management
  • Associates in Business Management

Fortis Institute can give you the skills you need to train for a career in the healthcare field.

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Programs
  • DBA in Human Resources
  • MBA - Human Resources
  • Bachelor of Science: Business Administration: Communications
  • Ranked among top Regional Universities in the South by U.S. News and World Report in 2015.
  • Ranked 37th among the Best Colleges for Veterans by U.S. News and World Report in 2015.
  • Stands as the largest private, nonprofit university in the nation with 100,000+ students.
  • Offers over 230 programs online, from the certificate to the doctoral level.
  • Has a student-faculty ratio of 25:1, and 42.3% of its classes have fewer than 20 students.
Programs
  • Master of Science in Human Resources
  • MBA - Human Resources
  • Master of Business Administration

Since 1888, The University of Scranton has grounded its education in Catholic and Jesuit principles based on intellectual growth and integrity, all of which shape the online master’s and certificate programs. You can choose one of five graduate degree programs from a selective institution ranked among the Top 10 Universities in the North and Top 20 Best Value Schools by U.S. News & World Report.

 

The online, master’s degree curriculum is taught by highly credentialed faculty and reflects the same rigorous academic standards as the on-campus programs. Nearly all of The University of Scranton’s instructional faculty hold doctoral or other terminal degrees in their fields – so you can excel in yours.

Programs
  • Business Administration - Human Resource Management (BS) (Online)
  • Business Administration (BS) (Online)
  • Business Administration - Customized Professional (BS) (Online)
  • Designated as a 2015 Military Friendly® School by Victory Media, publishers of G.I. Jobs®.
  • Each program is designed to instill the knowledge, ethical values, and interpersonal skills of professional practice and to foster values of social responsibility.
  • Offers several flexible learning options, including a blended format that combines campus and online learning.
  • Several scholarship opportunities are available for students who qualify.
  • Features a competency-based MBA program that allows students to test out of subjects based on prior professional experience.
Programs
  • Graduate Certificate in Human Resource Analytics and Mangement
  • Master of Science in Human Resource Analytics and Management

Change the World with American University

Be a part of something bigger than yourself. At American University, we strive to help you develop your professional interests and indulge in your passion for making a difference. Our online degree programs allow you to gain the advanced skills for active leadership in a variety of fields.

Set Yourself Apart at American University

At American University, our smart, passionate and engaged students and faculty focus their knowledge to create meaningful change. Our strengths in international service and public affairs inspire our sense of social responsibility and a dedication to cultural and intellectual diversity. We're defined by our global perspective, practical idealism and a dedication to public service.

More Pennsylvania Employment Specialist Training Schools

Source: 2015 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2014-24 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov.

School Name
Campus
Highest Award
Enrolled
Butler
Associate
3,656
Radnor
Masters
3,108
Pittsburgh
Doctorate
2,178
Allentown
Masters
1,888
Philadelphia
Doctorate
2,062
Pittsburgh
Associate
18,525
Monaca
Associate
3,194
Center Valley
Masters
2,898
Media
Associate
10,816
Erie
Doctorate
4,134
Beaver Falls
Masters
1,891
Philadelphia
Masters
3,487
Immaculata
Doctorate
4,057
Indiana
Doctorate
14,018
Huntingdon
Bachelor
1,506
La Plume
Bachelor
1,796
Kutztown
Masters
10,295
Pittsburgh
Masters
1,499
Philadelphia
Doctorate
5,994
Schnecksville
Associate
7,184
Lincoln University
Masters
2,449
Jenkintown
Associate
982
Grantham
Bachelor
2,837
Bethlehem
Masters & First Professional
1,989
Allentown
Bachelor
2,457
Philadelphia
Bachelor
2,181
University Park
Doctorate
43,252
Philadelphia
Doctorate
3,349
Pittsburgh
Masters
3,591
Reading
Associate
4,682
Moon Township
Doctorate
5,055
Rosemont
Masters
940
Loretto
Doctorate
2,125
Philadelphia
Doctorate
7,542
Greensburg
Masters
1,991
Selinsgrove
Bachelor
2,039
Philadelphia
Doctorate & First Professional
23,980
Scranton
Doctorate
5,612
Villanova
Doctorate & First Professional
10,470
Youngwood
Associate
6,239
Chester
Doctorate
4,866
York
Masters
5,720

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Employment Specialists

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Pennsylvania. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Employment Specialists

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Employment Specialists relative to the population of the city. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Source: 2015 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2014-24 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov.

Metro Area
Jobs
Annual Median Salary
Altoona 160 $54,200
Johnstown 170 $48,110
Chambersburg 200 $52,890
Waynesboro 200 $52,890
Williamsport 120 $47,270
York 610 $63,070
Hanover 610 $63,070
East Stroudsburg 130 $64,000
Erie 410 $57,610
Gettysburg 110 $61,740
Bloomsburg -2222 $54,160
Berwick -2222 $54,160
Harrisburg 1620 $56,380
Carlisle 1620 $56,380
Lancaster 770 $54,210
Lebanon 190 $58,240
Pittsburgh 4150 $59,220
Reading 600 $56,420
Scranton 780 $54,970
Wilkes 780 $54,970
Barre 780 $54,970
Hazleton 780 $54,970
State College 170 $56,380

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