If you are interested in pursuing social work, you may want to consider attending one of the 2 social work schools in Brooklyn, New York.
Of the 2 social work schools in Brooklyn, the largest social work school, by student population, is Long Island University-Brooklyn Campus. In 2010, approximately 55 students graduated from the Social Work program at Long Island University-Brooklyn Campus.
A reported 55 students graduated with credentials in social work in Brooklyn in 2010. If you decide to attend a social work school in Brooklyn, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $22,751.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for social work related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Brooklyn-based social work schools, you will have an added expense of $11,650 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $26,801.
Many social work graduates choose to work as social workers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Brooklyn, your job prospects are good. By the year 2018, the number of social workers is expected to increase by 19% in Brooklyn. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for social workers.
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