Oglesby has a general population of 3,647 and an overall student population of 4,529. Approximately 4,529 of Oglesby's students are enrolled in schools that offer social work programs.
Oglesby's largest social work school is Illinois Valley Community College. Approximately 4 students graduated in 2010 from Illinois Valley Community College with credentials in social work.
In 2010, 4 students graduated with a social work certificate in Oglesby. If you decide to attend a social work school in Oglesby, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $2,242.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for social work related books and supplies every year.
Many social work graduates choose to work as social workers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Oglesby, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 5,060 social workers in Illinois. Of these social workers, 290 were working in the greater Oglesby area. The government projects that the number of social workers in Oglesby will increase by 20% 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 Oglesby is $36,130 per year, which is lower than the average for social workers state-wide.