Pennsylvania Employment Specialists: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Employment Specialists in Pennsylvania

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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

Schools for Employment Specialists in Pennsylvania are listed below.

Selected Employment Specialist Training Schools in Pennsylvania

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Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.

  • Programs: MS in Management - Human Resources, MBA - Human Resources, BS in Business Administration - Human Resources, more...
  • Degrees: Master, Bachelor, Associate

Advance your career with an online degree from California InterContinental University.

  • Programs: AA - Business Administration, BBA - Bachelor of Business Administration
  • Degrees: Associate, Bachelor

A degree from CTU connects you to what matters most: powerful professional network, real-world professional faculty and innovative technology. Once you earn your degree you hit the ground running.

  • Programs: Master of Business Administration - Human Resource Management, Bachelor of Science in Business Administration - Human Resource Management, Doctor of Business Administration, more...
  • Degrees: Master, Bachelor, Doctorate

Regent University prepares students with the knowledge to excel and the faith to live with purpose.

  • Programs: Ph.D. in Organizational Leadership - Human Resource Development, Master of Arts in Organizational Leadership - HR Management, Master of Business Administration - Human Resources Management, more...
  • Degrees: Doctorate, Master, Bachelor

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  • Programs: Associates in Business Management - Human Resource Management, Business Administration/Marketing and Management, Associates in Business Management
  • Degrees: Associate

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  • Programs: MBA - Human Resource Management, Bachelor's (BBA) - Human Resource Management, MBA - Management, more...
  • Degrees: Master, Bachelor

Thomas More College

  • Programs: Master of Business Administration
  • Degrees: Master

Liberty University provides a world-class education with a solid Christian foundation, equipping men and women with the values, knowledge, and skills essential for success in every aspect of life.

  • Programs: MBA - Human Resources
  • Degrees: Master

Baker College is proud to be the largest independent college in Michigan with the most focused approach to education and training available. With one of the highest graduate employment rates in the country, our mission is to help our students find meaningful employment.

  • Programs: Business Intelligence - MBA (Master's), Business Administration - DBA (Doctorate), Business Administration - Associate, more...
  • Degrees: Master, Doctorate, Associate, Bachelor

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.

  • Programs: Online MS in Human Resources, Online General MBA, Online MBA specialization in Enterprise Resource Planning
  • Degrees: Master
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More Pennsylvania Employment Specialist Training Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Butler County Community College Butler Associate 3,656
Cabrini College Radnor Masters 3,108
Carlow University Pittsburgh Doctorate 2,178
Cedar Crest College Allentown Masters 1,888
Chestnut Hill College Philadelphia Doctorate 2,062
Community College of Allegheny County Pittsburgh Associate 18,525
Community College of Beaver County Monaca Associate 3,194
DeSales University Center Valley Masters 2,898
Delaware County Community College Media Associate 10,816
Gannon University Erie Doctorate 4,134
Geneva College Beaver Falls Masters 1,891
Holy Family University Philadelphia Masters 3,487
Immaculata University Immaculata Doctorate 4,057
Indiana University of Pennsylvania-Main Campus Indiana Doctorate 14,018
Juniata College Huntingdon Bachelor 1,506
Keystone College La Plume Bachelor 1,796
Kutztown University of Pennsylvania Kutztown Masters 10,295
La Roche College Pittsburgh Masters 1,499
La Salle University Philadelphia Doctorate 5,994
Lehigh Carbon Community College Schnecksville Associate 7,184
Lincoln University of Pennsylvania Lincoln University Masters 2,449
Manor College Jenkintown Associate 982
Messiah College Grantham Bachelor 2,837
Moravian College and Moravian Theological Seminary Bethlehem Masters & First Professional 1,989
Muhlenberg College Allentown Bachelor 2,457
Peirce College Philadelphia Bachelor 2,181
Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus University Park Doctorate 43,252
Philadelphia University Philadelphia Doctorate 3,349
Point Park University Pittsburgh Masters 3,591
Reading Area Community College Reading Associate 4,682
Robert Morris University Moon Township Doctorate 5,055
Rosemont College Rosemont Masters 940
Saint Francis University Loretto Doctorate 2,125
Saint Joseph's University Philadelphia Doctorate 7,542
Seton Hill University Greensburg Masters 1,991
Susquehanna University Selinsgrove Bachelor 2,039
University of Pennsylvania Philadelphia Doctorate & First Professional 23,980
University of Scranton Scranton Doctorate 5,612
Villanova University Villanova Doctorate & First Professional 10,470
Westmoreland County Community College Youngwood Associate 6,239
Widener University-Main Campus Chester Doctorate 4,866
York College Pennsylvania 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, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary


Altoona 170 $55210 0.81
Gettysburg 80 $64110 0.73
Harrisburg 1500 $55060 1.34
Carlisle 1500 $55060 1.34
Bloomsburg 0 $55050 0
Berwick 0 $55050 0
Johnstown 160 $44960 0.82
Chambersburg 170 $48820 0.85
Waynesboro 170 $48820 0.85
East Stroudsburg 140 $53790 0.69
Erie 390 $54530 0.85
Pittsburgh 4110 $58250 1.02
Reading 580 $58900 0.96
Lancaster 680 $54880 0.83
Lebanon 190 $57660 1.12
Scranton 650 $56500 0.71
Wilkes 650 $56500 0.71
Barre 650 $56500 0.71
Hazleton 650 $56500 0.71
State College 160 $60130 0.69
Williamsport 140 $49740 0.74
York 570 $64360 0.91
Hanover 570 $64360 0.91
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