With an overall population of 14,623 and a student population of 2,689, approximately 2,689 of Belton students attend one of Belton's schools that offer social work programs.
Of the 1 social work schools in Belton, the largest social work school, by student population, is University of Mary Hardin-Baylor. In 2010, approximately 0 students graduated from the Social Work program at University of Mary Hardin-Baylor.
If you decide to attend a social work school in Belton, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $20,650.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for social work related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,350 per year, on average, for room and board at Belton-based social work schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in social work, if you decide to work as a social worker in Belton, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 63 social workers in Texas were working in the greater Belton area. The number of social workers in Belton is expected to increase by 17% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for social workers.
As a social worker in Belton, you can expect to make an average salary of $37,040 per year. This is higher than the average salary for social workers in the state.