With an overall population of 3,328 and a student population of 1,806, approximately 1,105 of Denmark students attend one of Denmark's schools that offer social work programs.
Denmark Technical College is the largest social work school in Denmark, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 18 students graduated from the Social Work program at Denmark Technical College.
A total of 18 students graduated with credentials in social work from social work schools in Denmark in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Denmark's social work schools, you can expect to pay an average of $11,779 per year in instate tuition and $13,963 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,500 for social work related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $3,310 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $8,347.
If you plan on staying in Denmark after graduating from social work school, you should know that job prospects for social workers in Denmark, which is the most popular social work profession, are not very good. In 2010, there were 4,610 social workers in South Carolina. Of these social workers, 230 were working in the greater Denmark area. The number of social workers in Denmark is expected to increase by 5% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for social workers.
As a social worker in Denmark, you can expect to make an average salary of $31,770 per year. This is higher than the average salary for social workers in the state.