Palm Coast, FL (population: 76,000) has one social work school within a 100-mile radius of its city center. University of Central Florida has a total student population of 53,401. It is the 71st highest ranked school in the USA and the 2nd highest in the state of Florida (#1 is University of Miami). To learn more about social work programs in Palm Coast, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of social work professors at University of Central Florida such as Eileen Abel, Jane Allgood, Elizabeth Armantrout, Julie Barrett, Julia Bucky, and Tamela Crouch.
Social Work students from Palm Coast 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.
Palm Coast lies in Flagler county, which is one of the 49 counties in Florida. Overall, the Palm Coast area has 16,180 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 5% unemployment rate, $17/hr average worker wage, and a $35,600 average annual salary.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Central Florida ends up costing a student $12,200/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Palm Coast|
|Saint Augustine||FL||-||2||46.0117||74||23.3 miles|
|Daytona Beach||FL||63,815||4||31.0595||184||28.0 miles|
|South Daytona||FL||-||1||30.9321||7||30.6 miles|
|Orange Park||FL||-||3||22.5405||26||50.9 miles|
|Lake Mary||FL||-||1||18.3465||21||56.5 miles|
|Winter Park||FL||-||6||33.3306||155||67.5 miles|