District Of Columbia contains five schools that offer social work programs. American University, the highest-ranking social work school in DC, has a total student population of 12,241 and is the 97th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 5 social work schools in District Of Columbia, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Catholic University of America comes out as the most expensive ($32,122/yr), with University of the District of Columbia as the lowest recorded at only $7,881/yr.
Social Work students from District Of Columbia schools who go on to become social work case managers, social workers, social scientists, health and social service managers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 73,250 people working as social workers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $50,470. Also, Community and social services employees make on average $42,750 per year and there are about 1,891,320 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the District Of Columbia alone, there are 11,120 employed community and social services employees earning an average yearly salary of $47,520. Social workers in this state earn $51,590/yr and there are 530 employed.
Also, within the social work schools in District Of Columbia, the average student population is 6,076 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from social work, there are 1138 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 7,715 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $0, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.