Toledo has a total population of 313,619 and a student population of 26,794. Of these students, 23,064 are enrolled in schools that offer social work programs.
University of Toledo is the largest social work school in Toledo, based on student population. In 2010, University of Toledo graduated approximately 74 students from its social work program.
A total of 74 students graduated with credentials in social work from social work schools in Toledo in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Toledo's social work schools was $21,481 per year for instate students and $30,293 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $750 for social work related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Toledo-based social work schools, you will have an added expense of $9,478 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $13,056.
After graduating with your credentials in social work, if you decide to work as a social worker in Toledo, your job prospects are not very good. There were 10,700 social workers working in Ohio and 960 working in the greater Toledo area in 2010. The government projects that the number of social workers in Toledo will increase by 7% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for social workers.
As a social worker in Toledo, you can expect to make an average salary of $40,840 per year. This is higher than the average salary for social workers in the state.