Conway, Arkansas has 2 social work schools for you to consider if you are interested in pursuing a degree in social work. With an overall population of 43,167 and a student population of 13,986, approximately 12,406 of Conway students attend one of Conway's schools that offer social work programs.
The largest social work school in Conway, by student population, is University of Central Arkansas. Approximately 9 students graduated in 2010 from University of Central Arkansas with credentials in social work.
A reported 18 students graduated with credentials in social work in Conway in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Conway's social work schools was $18,894 per year for instate students and $21,496 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,100 for social work related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,690 per year, on average, for room and board at Conway-based social work schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $13,510.
After graduating with your credentials in social work, if you decide to work as a social worker in Conway, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 4 social workers in Arkansas were working in the greater Conway area. The government projects that the number of social workers in Conway will increase by 17% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for social workers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a social worker in Conway is $48,070 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for social workers.
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