Gordon College is the largest social work school in Wenham, based on student population. In 2010, Gordon College graduated approximately 16 students from its social work program.
In 2010, 16 students graduated with a social work degree in Wenham. In 2009 tuition at social work schools in Wenham was $28,352 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $800 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a social work program in Wenham. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,720 per year, on average, for room and board at Wenham-based social work schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in social work, if you decide to work as a social worker in Wenham, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 7,490 social workers in Massachusetts, 4,200 were working in the greater Wenham area. By the year 2018, the number of social workers is expected to increase by 6% in Wenham. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for social workers.
As a social worker in Wenham, you can expect to make an average salary of $42,210 per year. This is higher than the average salary for social workers in the state.