Of the 1 social work schools in Mahwah, the largest social work school, by student population, is Ramapo College of New Jersey. Approximately 23 students graduated in 2010 from Ramapo College of New Jersey with credentials in social work.
In 2010, 23 students graduated with a social work degree from one of Mahwah's social work schools. Tuition in 2009 at Mahwah's social work schools was $25,637 per year for instate students and $33,320 per year for out of state students.
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 Mahwah. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,949 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $16,888.
After graduating with your credentials in social work, if you decide to work as a social worker in Mahwah, your job prospects are average. There were 9,800 social workers working in New Jersey and 14,960 working in the greater Mahwah area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of social workers is expected to increase by 9% in Mahwah. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for social workers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a social worker in Mahwah is $45,840 per year, which is lower than the average for social workers state-wide.