Pennsylvania Human Service Assistants: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Human Service Assistants in Pennsylvania

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Fast Facts for Human Service Assistants in Pennsylvania

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Johnstown, Williamsport and Erie
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: York, Allentown and Philadelphia
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Philadelphia, Pittsburgh and Harrisburg

Salaries for Human Service Assistants in Pennsylvania

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Harrisburg, State College and York

Schools for Human Service Assistants in Pennsylvania are listed below.

Selected Human Services Assistant 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: 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
  • Programs: Master of Social Work
  • 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: MA Human Services: Military Resilience, MA Human Services: Christian Ministry, MA Public Policy: International Affairs, more...
  • Degrees: Master

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

Study online with California University of Pennsylvania.

  • Programs: Law and Public Policy Certificate
  • Degrees: Certificate
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More Pennsylvania Human Services Assistant Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania Bloomsburg Doctorate 8,745
Bryn Mawr College Bryn Mawr Doctorate 1,790
Bucks County Community College Newtown Associate 9,649
Cabrini College Radnor Masters 3,108
California University of Pennsylvania California Masters 8,206
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 Philadelphia Philadelphia Associate 17,334
Eastern University Saint Davids Doctorate & First Professional 4,291
Edinboro University of Pennsylvania Edinboro Masters 7,686
Elizabethtown College Elizabethtown Masters 2,360
Gannon University Erie Doctorate 4,134
Geneva College Beaver Falls Masters 1,891
Harrisburg Area Community College-Harrisburg Harrisburg Associate 9,774
Holy Family University Philadelphia Masters 3,487
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
Lock Haven University Lock Haven Masters 5,241
Luzerne County Community College Nanticoke Associate 6,323
Mansfield University of Pennsylvania Mansfield Masters 3,338
Marywood University Scranton Doctorate 3,316
Mercyhurst College Erie Masters 4,253
Messiah College Grantham Bachelor 2,837
Millersville University of Pennsylvania Millersville Masters 8,306
Misericordia University Dallas Doctorate 2,355
Northampton County Area Community College Bethlehem Associate 7,912
Orleans Technical Institute Philadelphia Associate 567
Pennsylvania Highlands Community College Johnstown Associate 1,358
Philadelphia Biblical University-Langhorne Langhorne Masters 1,349
Reading Area Community College Reading Associate 4,682
Saint Francis University Loretto Doctorate 2,125
Seton Hill University Greensburg Masters 1,991
Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania Shippensburg Masters 7,765
Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania Slippery Rock Doctorate 8,325
Temple University Philadelphia Doctorate & First Professional 34,696
University of Pennsylvania Philadelphia Doctorate & First Professional 23,980
University of Pittsburgh-Pittsburgh Campus Pittsburgh Doctorate 27,020
University of Scranton Scranton Doctorate 5,612
Waynesburg University Waynesburg Doctorate 2,462
West Chester University of Pennsylvania West Chester Masters 13,219
Westmoreland County Community College Youngwood Associate 6,239
Widener University-Main Campus Chester Doctorate 4,866

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Human Service Assistants

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:
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


Altoona 220 $28880 1.45
Gettysburg 60 $34850 0.72
Harrisburg 1180 $29620 1.45
Carlisle 1180 $29620 1.45
Bloomsburg 250 $33710 2.24
Berwick 250 $33710 2.24
Johnstown 730 $31130 5.18
Chambersburg 210 $28380 1.42
Waynesboro 210 $28380 1.42
East Stroudsburg 100 $25220 0.67
Erie 290 $30800 0.88
Pittsburgh 3180 $29060 1.08
Reading 580 $31120 1.3
Lancaster 800 $30710 1.34
Lebanon 240 $26940 1.89
Scranton 1230 $31870 1.84
Wilkes 1230 $31870 1.84
Barre 1230 $31870 1.84
Hazleton 1230 $31870 1.84
State College 160 $27310 0.91
Williamsport 220 $27600 1.63
York 470 $26370 1.02
Hanover 470 $26370 1.02
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