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Social Work Schools in Sacramento, California

Social Work Schools in Sacramento, CA

Sacramento has a total population of 407,018 and a student population of 115,165. Of these students, 29,241 are enrolled in schools that offer social work programs.

California State University-Sacramento is the largest social work school in Sacramento, based on student population. In 2010, California State University-Sacramento graduated approximately 210 students from its social work program.

A total of 210 students graduated with credentials in social work from social work schools in Sacramento in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Sacramento's social work schools was $21,478 per year for instate students and $32,638 per year for out of state students.

You should also anticipate spending about $1,734 for social work related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Sacramento-based social work schools, you will have an added expense of $9,910 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,598.

Social Work Salaries and Career Outlook in Sacramento

Many social work graduates choose to work as social workers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Sacramento, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 15 social workers in California were working in the greater Sacramento area. Sacramento's social worker workforce is projected to increase by 10% by the year 2018. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for social workers.

The average salary you can expect to earn as a social worker in Sacramento is $58,490 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for social workers.

This Page is Useful for Those Seeking the Following:

  • Social Work Degree in Sacramento
  • Associates Degree in Social Work
  • Bachelors Degree in Social Work
  • Social Work Classes
  • Social Work Courses
  • Social Work Training

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  1. 1California State University-SacramentoCalifornia State University-Sacramento

    6000 J St, Sacramento, California 95819-2694

    Awards Offered:
    Bachelor's degree
    Master's degree