Wyoming contains three schools that offer social work programs. University of Wyoming, the highest-ranking social work school in WY, has a total student population of 12,427 and is the 1527th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 3 social work schools in Wyoming, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Wyoming comes out as the most expensive ($9,676/yr), with Western Wyoming Community College as the lowest recorded at only $4,743/yr.
Social Work students from Wyoming 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 Wyoming alone, there are 3,780 employed community and social services employees earning an average yearly salary of $39,950. Social workers in this state earn $51,980/yr and there are 90 employed.
Also, within the social work schools in Wyoming, the average student population is 3,094 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from social work, there are 791 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,589 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $2,319, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.