There are 2 social work schools in Tyler, Texas. Tyler has a total population of 83,650 and a student population of 18,298. Of these students, 12,009 are enrolled in schools that offer social work programs.
The largest social work school in Tyler, by student population, is Tyler Junior College. Approximately 12 students graduated in 2010 from Tyler Junior College with credentials in social work.
In 2010, 12 students graduated with a social work degree in Tyler. If you decide to attend one of Tyler's social work schools, you can expect to pay an average of $15,232 per year in instate tuition and $15,532 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,708 for social work related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,375 per year, on average, for room and board at Tyler-based social work schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,362.
After graduating with your credentials in social work, if you decide to work as a social worker in Tyler, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 17,090 social workers in Texas, 120 were working in the greater Tyler area. The number of social workers in Tyler is expected to increase by 17% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for social workers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a social worker in Tyler is $34,610 per year, which is lower than the average for social workers state-wide.
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