With an overall population of 7,556 and a student population of 1,141, approximately 1,141 of Hartsville students attend one of Hartsville's schools that offer social work programs.
Hartsville's largest social work school is Coker College. In 2010, approximately 27 students graduated from the Social Work program at Coker College.
A reported 27 students graduated with credentials in social work in Hartsville in 2010. If you decide to attend a social work school in Hartsville, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $19,588.
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 Hartsville. And if you live on campus at one of the Hartsville-based social work schools, you will have an added expense of $6,240 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Hartsville after graduating from social work school, you should know that job prospects for social workers in Hartsville, which is the most popular social work profession, are not very good. There were 4,610 social workers working in South Carolina and 310 working in the greater Hartsville area in 2010. Hartsville's social worker workforce is projected to increase by 5% 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 Hartsville is $30,190 per year, which is lower than the average for social workers state-wide.