Selden has a total population of 21,861 and a student population of 24,822. Of these students, 24,822 are enrolled in schools that offer social work programs.
Of the 1 social work schools in Selden, the largest social work school, by student population, is Suffolk County Community College. In 2010, Suffolk County Community College graduated approximately 15 students with credentials in social work.
A reported 15 students graduated with credentials in social work in Selden in 2010. In 2009 tuition at social work schools in Selden was $4,256 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a social work program in Selden.
After graduating with your credentials in social work, if you decide to work as a social worker in Selden, your job prospects are not very good. There were 24,720 social workers working in New York and 1,850 working in the greater Selden area in 2010. The government projects that the number of social workers in Selden will increase by 4% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for social workers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a social worker in Selden is $60,280 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for social workers.