Monticello has a general population of 9,146 and an overall student population of 3,564. Approximately 3,479 of Monticello's students are enrolled in schools that offer social work programs.
Of the 1 social work schools in Monticello, the largest social work school, by student population, is University of Arkansas at Monticello. In 2010, approximately 7 students graduated from the Social Work program at University of Arkansas at Monticello.
A reported 7 students graduated with credentials in social work in Monticello in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Monticello's social work schools, you can expect to pay an average of $13,230 per year in instate tuition and $17,490 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $800 for social work related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,080 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $10,230.
If you plan on staying in Monticello after graduating from social work school, you should know that job prospects for social workers in Monticello, which is the most popular social work profession, are good. There were 1,400 social workers working in Arkansas and 220 working in the greater Monticello area in 2010. The government projects that the number of social workers in Monticello will increase by 15% by the year 2018. 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 Monticello is $34,250 per year, which is lower than the average for social workers state-wide.
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