Grambling has a general population of 4,693 and an overall student population of 4,992. Approximately 4,992 of Grambling's students are enrolled in schools that offer social work programs.
Grambling State University is the largest social work school in Grambling, based on student population. In 2010, Grambling State University graduated approximately 51 students from its social work program.
In 2010, 51 students graduated with a social work degree from one of Grambling's social work schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $16,022 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Grambling social work schools was an average of $21,908 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a social work program in Grambling. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,168 per year, on average, for room and board at Grambling-based social work schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a social worker in Grambling, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 1,250 social workers in Louisiana, 150 were working in the greater Grambling area. By the year 2018, the number of social workers is expected to increase by 17% in Grambling. 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 Grambling is $40,010 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for social workers.