With an overall population of 22,147 and a student population of 7,279, approximately 7,279 of South Holland students attend one of South Holland's schools that offer social work programs.
South Holland's largest social work school is South Suburban College. In 2010, South Suburban College graduated approximately 2 students with credentials in social work.
A total of 2 students graduated with credentials in social work from social work schools in South Holland in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $3,112 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for social work related books and supplies each year.
Many social work graduates choose to work as social workers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in South Holland, your job prospects are average. There were 13,520 social workers working in Illinois and 8,630 working in the greater South Holland area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of social workers is expected to increase by 8% in South Holland. 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 South Holland is $51,660 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for social workers.