Delaware contains one school that offers social work programs. Delaware State University has a total student population of 3,609 and is the 639th highest ranked school in America.
Social Work students from Delaware 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 Delaware alone, there are 6,150 employed community and social services employees earning an average yearly salary of $42,430. Social workers in this state earn $57,230/yr and there are 80 employed.
Also, within the social work schools in Delaware, the average student population is 2,228 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from social work, there are 540 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,476 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,732, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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