Buies Creek has a total population of 2,215 and a student population of 5,894. Of these students, 5,894 are enrolled in schools that offer social work programs.
Of the 1 social work schools in Buies Creek, the largest social work school, by student population, is Campbell University. Approximately 7 students graduated in 2010 from Campbell University with credentials in social work.
A total of 13 students graduated with credentials in social work from social work schools in Buies Creek in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $21,440 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,800 for social work related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,200 per year, on average, for room and board at Buies Creek-based social work schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a social worker in Buies Creek, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 10,240 social workers in North Carolina. Of these social workers, 1,010 were working in the greater Buies Creek area. Buies Creek's social worker workforce is projected to increase by 6% by the year 2018. 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 Buies Creek is $41,380 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for social workers.