There are 2 social work schools in New Haven, Connecticut. New Haven has a total population of 123,626 and a student population of 32,290. Of these students, 13,838 are enrolled in schools that offer social work programs.
Of the 2 social work schools in New Haven, the largest social work school, by student population, is Southern Connecticut State University. In 2010, approximately 101 students graduated from the Social Work program at Southern Connecticut State University.
A reported 111 students graduated with credentials in social work in New Haven in 2010. If you decide to attend one of New Haven's social work schools, you can expect to pay an average of $29,052 per year in instate tuition and $33,898 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,178 for social work related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the New Haven-based social work schools, you will have an added expense of $9,669 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $19,800.
If you decide to work as a social worker in New Haven, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 7 social workers in Connecticut were working in the greater New Haven area. By the year 2018, the number of social workers is expected to increase by 2% in New Haven. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for social workers.
As a social worker in New Haven, you can expect to make an average salary of $60,210 per year. This is higher than the average salary for social workers in the state.
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