Iowa Human Service Assistants: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Human Service Assistants in Iowa

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Fast Facts for Human Service Assistants in Iowa

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Waterloo, Ames and Dubuque
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Sioux City, Davenport and Iowa City
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Des Moines, Davenport and Waterloo

Salaries for Human Service Assistants in Iowa

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Des Moines, Davenport and Iowa City

Schools for Human Service Assistants in Iowa are listed below.

Selected Human Services Assistant Schools in Iowa

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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: BS in Human Services in Youth/Family Services and Administration, Human Service Certificates in Child and Family Services, Human Services, more...
  • Degrees: Bachelor, Certificate, 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: MA Human Services: Military Resilience, MA Human Services: Christian Ministry, MA Public Policy: International Affairs, more...
  • Degrees: Master
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  • Programs: BA/Health and Human Services, BA/Social Science - No Concentration, Master of Public Administration
  • Degrees: Bachelor, Master
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At Kaplan University, we offer over 180 degree and certificate programs.

  • Programs: Bachelor of Science in Human Services in Youth/Family Services and Administration, MS in Human Services, BS in Human Services, more...
  • Degrees: Bachelor, Master, Certificate

Iowa Wesleyan University is a transformational learning community whose passion is to educate, empower and inspire students to lead meaningful lives and careers.

  • Programs: Bachelor of Science in Human Services
  • Degrees: Bachelor

Join the community of thought leaders at University of the Rockies. Pursue your graduate degree from the University’s School of Professional Psychology or School of Organizational Leadership.

  • Programs: MA in Human Services, Mental Health Administration Specialization, MA in Human Services, MA in Human Services, Not-for-Profit Management Specialization
  • Degrees: Master

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  • Programs: B.A. in Human Services
  • Degrees: Bachelor
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More Iowa Human Services Assistant Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Briar Cliff University Sioux City Masters 1,138
Buena Vista University Storm Lake Masters 2,548
Clarke College Dubuque Doctorate 1,230
Dordt College Sioux Center Masters 1,301
Grand View University Des Moines Bachelor 1,748
Iowa Wesleyan College Mount Pleasant Bachelor 834
Kirkwood Community College Cedar Rapids Associate 15,091
Loras College Dubuque Masters 1,591
Luther College Decorah Bachelor 2,476
Mount Mercy College Cedar Rapids Masters 1,506
North Iowa Area Community College Mason City Associate 3,272
Northeast Iowa Community College-Calmar Calmar Associate 4,810
Saint Ambrose University Davenport Doctorate 3,870
University of Dubuque Dubuque Doctorate & First Professional 1,560
University of Iowa Iowa City Doctorate & First Professional 29,117
University of Northern Iowa Cedar Falls Doctorate 12,692
Upper Iowa University Fayette Masters 5,143
Wartburg College Waverly Bachelor 1,810

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Human Service Assistants

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

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Human Service Assistants

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Human Service Assistants 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


Ames 40 $19000 0.38
Iowa City 0 $30520 0
Cedar Rapids 340 $25830 0.93
Des Moines 980 $29840 1.09
West Des Moines 980 $29840 1.09
Dubuque 120 $26380 0.83
Waterloo 470 $23200 2.04
Cedar Falls 470 $23200 2.04
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