New Hampshire contains five schools that offer social work programs. Franklin Pierce University, the highest-ranking social work school in NH, has a total student population of 2,437 and is the 617th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 5 social work schools in New Hampshire, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Daniel Webster College comes out as the most expensive ($26,900/yr), with Plymouth State University as the lowest recorded at only $13,909/yr.
Social Work students from New Hampshire 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 New Hampshire alone, there are 7,940 employed community and social services employees earning an average yearly salary of $39,520. Social workers in this state earn $41,250/yr and there are 150 employed.
Also, within the social work schools in New Hampshire, the average student population is 1,667 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 12 to 1. Aside from social work, there are 1118 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,808 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $7,614, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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