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Social Work Schools in Los Angeles, California

There are ten schools located near Los Angeles, CA offering social work programs. 1,182 students graduated with degrees from Los Angeles social work schools in 2010. 859 of all these students graduated with masters degrees and 315 students graduated with bachelors degrees.

Overview

On average, 1,117 students graduate from social work programs in this municipality per year. This accounts for approximately 47% of social work students who schools in the state of California graduate. Specifically, 315 students graduated with a bachelor's level social work degree, 859 with a degree at the master's level, and eight with a degree at the doctorate level.

Ten social work schools are located in Los Angeles. Of these, six schools are public, while four schools are private. Private social work school tuition varies from $25,881 to $38,524, while tuition at a public social work school varies from $4,810 to $10,781.

Average tuition for social work programs is $13,902. The highest tuition for social work programs, which is $38,524 each year, is at Chapman University, while the lowest tuition in Los Angeles, which is $4,810 every year, is at California State University-Long Beach.

Los Angeles social work schools offer bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees.

Social Work Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Los Angeles, California

On average, 1,117 students graduate from social work programs in this municipality per year. This accounts for approximately 47% of social work students who schools in the state of California graduate. Specifically, 315 students graduated with a bachelor's level social work degree, 859 with a degree at the master's level, and eight with a degree at the doctorate level.

Social Work Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Los Angeles, California

  • Bachelor 2006: 180
  • Bachelor 2007: 322
  • Bachelor 2008: 319
  • Bachelor 2009: 343
  • Bachelor 2010: 315
  • Master 2006: 695
  • Master 2007: 672
  • Master 2008: 721
  • Master 2009: 773
  • Master 2010: 859
  • Doctorate 2006: 9
  • Doctorate 2007: 12
  • Doctorate 2008: 13
  • Doctorate 2009: 17
  • Doctorate 2010: 8

Social Work Program Availability in Los Angeles, California

Los Angeles schools offer a total of 17 social work programs. Of these programs, about 47.1% are master's level programs. The remaining programs are degrees at the bachelors level and the doctoral level.

Social Work Program Availability in Los Angeles, California

  • Bachelor: 7
  • Master: 8
  • Doctorate: 2

Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers — Salary by Percentile

Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 28390
  • 25th Percentile: 33980
  • Median: 43010
  • 75th Percentile: 57450
  • 90th Percentile: 72010

Social Workers, All Other — Salary by Percentile

Social Workers, All Other — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 34970
  • 25th Percentile: 43510
  • Median: 56190
  • 75th Percentile: 77040
  • 90th Percentile: 88790

Healthcare Social Workers — Salary by Percentile

Healthcare Social Workers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 32760
  • 25th Percentile: 42860
  • Median: 54900
  • 75th Percentile: 68490
  • 90th Percentile: 85060

Child, Family, and School Social Workers — Salary by Percentile

Child, Family, and School Social Workers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 27680
  • 25th Percentile: 38140
  • Median: 50010
  • 75th Percentile: 63400
  • 90th Percentile: 83320

Community and Social Service Specialists, All Other — Salary by Percentile

Community and Social Service Specialists, All Other — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 18390
  • 25th Percentile: 24260
  • Median: 38290
  • 75th Percentile: 54790
  • 90th Percentile: 71020

Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers — Employment Trend

Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 34180
  • Median Salary 2007: 34400
  • Median Salary 2008: 39310
  • Median Salary 2009: 40430
  • Median Salary 2010: 43010
  • Total Employed 2006: 2330
  • Total Employed 2007: 3530
  • Total Employed 2008: 3970
  • Total Employed 2009: 5040
  • Total Employed 2010: 4060

Social Workers, All Other — Employment Trend

Social Workers, All Other — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 37270
  • Median Salary 2007: 43790
  • Median Salary 2008: 43610
  • Median Salary 2009: 55370
  • Median Salary 2010: 56190
  • Total Employed 2006: 1690
  • Total Employed 2007: 1570
  • Total Employed 2008: 1580
  • Total Employed 2009: 4150
  • Total Employed 2010: 4060

Healthcare Social Workers — Employment Trend

Healthcare Social Workers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 50890
  • Median Salary 2007: 52420
  • Median Salary 2008: 55930
  • Median Salary 2009: 53650
  • Median Salary 2010: 54900
  • Total Employed 2006: 2420
  • Total Employed 2007: 2630
  • Total Employed 2008: 2960
  • Total Employed 2009: 2910
  • Total Employed 2010: 2930

Child, Family, and School Social Workers — Employment Trend

Child, Family, and School Social Workers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 50960
  • Median Salary 2007: 58030
  • Median Salary 2008: 56840
  • Median Salary 2009: 50620
  • Median Salary 2010: 50010
  • Total Employed 2006: 7730
  • Total Employed 2007: 6710
  • Total Employed 2008: 7640
  • Total Employed 2009: 8150
  • Total Employed 2010: 8010

Community and Social Service Specialists, All Other — Employment Trend

Community and Social Service Specialists, All Other — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 37060
  • Median Salary 2007: 38440
  • Median Salary 2008: 40110
  • Median Salary 2009: 38340
  • Median Salary 2010: 38290
  • Total Employed 2006: 2860
  • Total Employed 2007: 2960
  • Total Employed 2008: 4020
  • Total Employed 2009: 3740
  • Total Employed 2010: 3550

Los Angeles vs California Social Work Employment

Los Angeles vs California Social Work Employment

  • Employed in Los Angeles: 30.762% (22610)

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1. The University of California - Los Angeles

405 Hilgard Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1405
(310) 825-4321

The University of California-Los Angeles, which is located 23.1 miles from neighboring Lakewood, is just a short commute away from within Los Angeles. UCLA offers two social work programs. Out of those, students are offered one social work degree at the master's level by this university and one degree at the doctorate level in social work. 38,157 students seek degrees in 309 University of California-Los Angeles programs, overall.

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2. California State University - Los Angeles

5151 State University Dr
Los Angeles, CA 90032
(323) 343-3000

California State University-Los Angeles, which is located 28.0 miles from neighboring Santa Ana, is located just a short commute away from within Los Angeles. This university offers two social work programs. Of those, it offers students one degree at the bachelor's level in social work and one degree at the master's level in social work. 20,142 students seek degrees in 104 programs at this university, overall.