Tucumcari has a general population of 5,989 and an overall student population of 991. Approximately 991 of Tucumcari's students are enrolled in schools that offer social work programs.
Of the 1 social work schools in Tucumcari, the largest social work school, by student population, is Mesalands Community College. In 2010, Mesalands Community College graduated approximately 0 students with credentials in social work.
If you decide to attend a social work school in Tucumcari, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $1,705.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,120 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a social work program in Tucumcari.
If you decide to work as a social worker in Tucumcari, your job prospects are average. In 2010, there were 2,210 social workers in New Mexico. Of these social workers, 270 were working in the greater Tucumcari area. By the year 2018, the number of social workers is expected to increase by 10% in Tucumcari. 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 Tucumcari is $34,610 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for social workers.