If you decide that you want to get a social work degree, then you might want to consider attending one of the 2 social work schools in New Rochelle, New York. With an overall population of 72,182 and a student population of 11,329, approximately 9,107 of New Rochelle students attend one of New Rochelle's schools that offer social work programs.
Iona College is the largest social work school in New Rochelle, based on student population. In 2010, Iona College graduated approximately 15 students with credentials in social work.
A reported 20 students graduated with credentials in social work in New Rochelle in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $26,963 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,250 for social work related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,450 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $32,388.
After graduating with your credentials in social work, if you decide to work as a social worker in New Rochelle, your job prospects are not very good. There were 24,720 social workers working in New York and 14,960 working in the greater New Rochelle area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of social workers is expected to increase by 4% in New Rochelle. 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 New Rochelle is $45,840 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for social workers.
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