Oxford has a total population of 21,943 and a student population of 16,884. Of these students, 16,884 are enrolled in schools that offer social work programs.
Of the 1 social work schools in Oxford, the largest social work school, by student population, is Miami University-Oxford. In 2010, Miami University-Oxford graduated approximately 17 students with credentials in social work.
In 2010, 17 students graduated with a social work degree from one of Oxford's social work schools. If you decide to attend one of Oxford's social work schools, you can expect to pay an average of $29,003 per year in instate tuition and $43,361 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,460 for social work related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,458 per year, on average, for room and board at Oxford-based social work schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Oxford after graduating from social work school, you should know that job prospects for social workers in Oxford, which is the most popular social work profession, are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 4 social workers in Ohio were working in the greater Oxford area. By the year 2018, the number of social workers is expected to increase by 7% in Oxford. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for social workers.
As a social worker in Oxford, you can expect to make an average salary of $36,080 per year. This is higher than the average salary for social workers in the state.