Nevada contains one school that offers social work programs. University of Nevada-Las Vegas has a total student population of 29,080 and is the 1903rd highest ranked school in America.
Social Work students from Nevada 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 Nevada alone, there are 9,150 employed community and social services employees earning an average yearly salary of $49,140. Social workers in this state earn $41,850/yr and there are 450 employed.
Also, within the social work schools in Nevada, the average student population is 3,396 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from social work, there are 786 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,014 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $2,730, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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