Santa Fe has a general population of 62,203 and an overall student population of 6,003. Approximately 4,630 of Santa Fe's students are enrolled in schools that offer social work programs.
Santa Fe's largest social work school is Santa Fe Community College. In 2010, Santa Fe Community College graduated approximately 15 students with credentials in social work.
In 2010, 15 students graduated with a social work degree from one of Santa Fe's social work schools. In 2009 tuition at social work schools in Santa Fe was $1,113 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,070 for social work related books and supplies every year.
If you decide to work as a social worker in Santa Fe, your job prospects are average. There were 2,210 social workers working in New Mexico and 330 working in the greater Santa Fe area in 2010. Santa Fe's social worker workforce is projected to increase by 10% by the year 2018. This anticipated 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 Santa Fe is $27,180 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for social workers.