Espanola has a total population of 9,688 and a student population of 2,066. Of these students, 2,066 are enrolled in schools that offer social work programs.
Of the 1 social work schools in Espanola, the largest social work school, by student population, is Northern New Mexico College. In 2010, Northern New Mexico College graduated approximately 2 students with credentials in social work.
A reported 2 students graduated with credentials in social work in Espanola in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Espanola's social work schools was $14,460 per year for instate students and $19,902 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $2,168 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a social work program in Espanola. And if you live on campus at one of the Espanola-based social work schools, you will have an added expense of $6,790 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $6,120.
Many social work graduates choose to work as social workers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Espanola, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 1,570 social workers in New Mexico. Of these social workers, 600 were working in the greater Espanola area. Espanola's social worker workforce is projected to increase by 15% by the year 2018. 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 Espanola is $43,660 per year, which is higher than the average for social workers state-wide.
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