Manchester has a general population of 107,006 and an overall student population of 10,917. Approximately 2,559 of Manchester's students are enrolled in schools that offer social work programs.
The largest social work school in Manchester, by student population, is Manchester Community College. In 2010, Manchester Community College graduated approximately 1 students from its social work program.
In 2010, 1 students graduated with a social work degree in Manchester. In 2009 tuition at social work schools in Manchester was $6,048 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a social work program in Manchester.
If you plan on staying in Manchester after graduating from social work school, you should know that job prospects for social workers in Manchester, which is the most popular social work profession, are good. In 2010, of the 400 social workers in New Hampshire, 60 were working in the greater Manchester area. By the year 2018, the number of social workers is expected to increase by 21% in Manchester. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for social workers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a social worker in Manchester is $61,700 per year, which is higher than the average for social workers state-wide.