With an overall population of 11,788 and a student population of 15,612, approximately 7,252 of Conway students attend one of Conway's schools that offer social work programs.
Conway's largest social work school is Horry-Georgetown Technical College. Approximately 22 students graduated in 2010 from Horry-Georgetown Technical College with credentials in social work.
In 2010, 22 students graduated with a social work degree from one of Conway's social work schools. In 2009 tuition at social work schools in Conway was $3,206 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for social work related books and supplies each year.
After graduating with your credentials in social work, if you decide to work as a social worker in Conway, your job prospects are not very good. There were 4,610 social workers working in South Carolina and 290 working in the greater Conway area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of social workers is expected to increase by 5% in Conway. 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 Conway is $31,360 per year, which is lower than the average for social workers state-wide.