Grand Forks, ND (population: 52,135) has one social work school within its city limits. University of North Dakota has a total student population of 13,172. It is the 1377th highest ranked school in the USA and the 5th highest in the state of North Dakota (#1 is University of Mary). To learn more about social work programs in Grand Forks, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of social work professors at University of North Dakota such as Deola Johnson, Andrew Quinn, and Ralph Woehle.
Social Work students from Grand Forks 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.
Grand Forks lies in Grand Forks county, which is one of the 32 counties in North Dakota. Overall, the Grand Forks-MN area has 48,090 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 2.9% unemployment rate, $17.05/hr average worker wage, and a $35,460 average annual salary.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of North Dakota ends up costing a student $13,656/yr.