Vermont contains three schools that offer social work programs. University of Vermont, the highest-ranking social work school in VT, has a total student population of 13,391 and is the 113th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 3 social work schools in Vermont, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Champlain College comes out as the most expensive ($28,857/yr), with University of Vermont as the lowest recorded at only $13,052/yr.
Social Work students from Vermont 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 Vermont alone, there are 7,060 employed community and social services employees earning an average yearly salary of $39,530. Social workers in this state earn $54,510/yr and there are 40 employed.
Also, within the social work schools in Vermont, the average student population is 1,663 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 10 to 1. Aside from social work, there are 923 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,687 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $9,245, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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