Virginia Employment Specialists: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Employment Specialists in Virginia

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Fast Facts for Employment Specialists in Virginia

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Charlottesville, Richmond and Danville
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Blacksburg, Lynchburg and Winchester
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Richmond, Virginia Beach and Roanoke

Salaries for Employment Specialists in Virginia

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Charlottesville, Winchester and Richmond

Schools for Employment Specialists in Virginia are listed below.

Selected Employment Specialist Training Schools in Virginia

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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

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

At Fortis Institute, you may get the skills and training you need to prepare for a career.

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  • Programs: Associates in Business Management - Human Resource Management, Associates in Business Management
  • Degrees: Associate

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
ECPI University
Glen Allen, Manassas, Newport News, Richmond, Virginia Beach

ECPI University

  • Programs: Business Administration - Bachelor
  • Degrees: 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

You’re serious about success. With your busy schedule and the desire to move your career forward, you can earn an accredited associate, bachelors or master’s degree at a pace that works for you anywhere, anytime, 24/7.

At AIU, the Serious U, you can get started to get ahead.

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

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Argosy University offers doctoral, master's, and bachelor's degree programs to students through its eight colleges:  College of Behavioral Sciences, Graduate School of Business and Management, College of Education,  College of Health Sciences, College of Arts and Sciences, College of Creative Arts and Design, College of Clinical Psychology and Western State College of Law at Argosy University as well as certificate programs in many areas.

  • Programs: Business Administration - Human Resource Management (BS) (Online), Business Administration (AS) (Online), Business Administration (BS) (Online), more...
  • Degrees: Bachelor, Associate

Earn your graduate degree online with Northcentral University.

  • Programs: Human Resources Management - D.B.A., Human Resources Management - PhD in Bus. Admin., Human Resource Management - BBA, more...
  • Degrees: Doctorate, Bachelor, Master
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More Virginia Employment Specialist Training Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Bluefield College Bluefield Bachelor 793
Hampton University Hampton Doctorate & First Professional 5,658
Marymount University Arlington Doctorate 3,609
Regent University Virginia Beach Doctorate & First Professional 4,115
University of Richmond Richmond Doctorate 4,324
Virginia Commonwealth University Richmond Doctorate & First Professional 31,700
Virginia Union University Richmond Doctorate & First Professional 1,535

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Employment Specialists

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Virginia. 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


Blacksburg 160 $45350 0.67
Christiansburg 160 $45350 0.67
Radford 160 $45350 0.67
Harrisonburg 120 $50120 0.57
Charlottesville 470 $52730 1.27
Richmond 3120 $59690 1.42
Roanoke 490 $52110 0.91
Lynchburg 330 $50980 0.94
Staunton 130 $53100 0.75
Waynesboro 130 $53100 0.75
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