With an overall population of 4,692 and a student population of 16,496, approximately 15,670 of Blackwood students attend one of Blackwood's schools that offer social work programs.
Of the 1 social work schools in Blackwood, the largest social work school, by student population, is Camden County College. Approximately 42 students graduated in 2010 from Camden County College with credentials in social work.
In 2010, 42 students graduated with a social work degree in Blackwood. In 2009 tuition at social work schools in Blackwood was $3,600 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for social work related books and supplies each year.
After graduating with your credentials in social work, if you decide to work as a social worker in Blackwood, your job prospects are average. In 2010, there were 9,800 social workers in New Jersey. Of these social workers, 980 were working in the greater Blackwood area. The government projects that the number of social workers in Blackwood will increase by 9% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for social workers.
As a social worker in Blackwood, you can expect to make an average salary of $46,570 per year. This is lower than the average salary for social workers in the state.