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Social Work Schools in Delaware

There is one Delaware school offering social work programs. 61 social work students graduated from programs at Delaware State University in 2010. 35 of all these students graduated with masters degrees and 26 students graduated with bachelors degrees.

Overview

69 students graduate from programs in this state in social work, on average, each year. Of those, 26 students graduated with a degree in social work at the bachelor's level and 35 with a master's level degree.

Del State is a public school.

Average tuition for programs in social work at Del State is $6,731. On average, public tuitions at social work schools in the United States are $5,495 and private tuitions are $23,485.

This university offers bachelors degrees and masters degrees in social work.

Social Work Program Completions in Delaware 2006 - 2010

69 students graduate from programs in this state in social work, on average, each year. Of those, 26 students graduated with a degree in social work at the bachelor's level and 35 with a master's level degree.

Social Work Program Completions in Delaware 2006 - 2010

  • Bachelor 2006: 35
  • Bachelor 2007: 41
  • Bachelor 2008: 43
  • Bachelor 2009: 48
  • Bachelor 2010: 26
  • Master 2006: 29
  • Master 2007: 26
  • Master 2008: 34
  • Master 2009: 31
  • Master 2010: 35

Social Work Program Availability in Delaware

Del State offers a total of two programs in social work. Of these programs, about 50% are programs at the bachelor's level. The remaining programs are degrees at the masters level.

Social Work Program Availability in Delaware

  • Bachelor: 1
  • Master: 1

Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers — Salary by Percentile

Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 28300
  • 25th Percentile: 32800
  • Median: 38940
  • 75th Percentile: 45180
  • 90th Percentile: 51880

Social Workers, All Other — Salary by Percentile

Social Workers, All Other — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 38730
  • 25th Percentile: 42580
  • Median: 53560
  • 75th Percentile: 71460
  • 90th Percentile: 79610

Healthcare Social Workers — Salary by Percentile

Healthcare Social Workers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 32510
  • 25th Percentile: 35910
  • Median: 42410
  • 75th Percentile: 50620
  • 90th Percentile: 59050

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

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

  • 10th Percentile: 24960
  • 25th Percentile: 30960
  • Median: 38850
  • 75th Percentile: 45560
  • 90th Percentile: 56010

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

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

  • 10th Percentile: 19530
  • 25th Percentile: 24190
  • Median: 32660
  • 75th Percentile: 41120
  • 90th Percentile: 49670

Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers — Employment Trend

Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 41680
  • Median Salary 2007: 39590
  • Median Salary 2008: 40230
  • Median Salary 2009: 40070
  • Median Salary 2010: 38940
  • Total Employed 2006: 450
  • Total Employed 2007: 560
  • Total Employed 2008: 710
  • Total Employed 2009: 620
  • Total Employed 2010: 470

Social Workers, All Other — Employment Trend

Social Workers, All Other — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 39685
  • Median Salary 2007: 40600
  • Median Salary 2008: 51430
  • Median Salary 2009: 60080
  • Median Salary 2010: 53560
  • Total Employed 2006: 620
  • Total Employed 2007: 620
  • Total Employed 2008: 90
  • Total Employed 2009: 80
  • Total Employed 2010: 100

Healthcare Social Workers — Employment Trend

Healthcare Social Workers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 50460
  • Median Salary 2007: 48130
  • Median Salary 2008: 47560
  • Median Salary 2009: 47200
  • Median Salary 2010: 42410
  • Total Employed 2006: 350
  • Total Employed 2007: 270
  • Total Employed 2008: 310
  • Total Employed 2009: 410
  • Total Employed 2010: 790

Child, Family, and School Social Workers — Employment Trend

Child, Family, and School Social Workers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 42960
  • Median Salary 2007: 43080
  • Median Salary 2008: 39630
  • Median Salary 2009: 39240
  • Median Salary 2010: 38850
  • Total Employed 2006: 1750
  • Total Employed 2007: 1420
  • Total Employed 2008: 1740
  • Total Employed 2009: 1290
  • Total Employed 2010: 840

Community and Social Service Specialists, All Other — Employment Trend

Community and Social Service Specialists, All Other — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 32870
  • Median Salary 2007: 35130
  • Median Salary 2008: 34020
  • Median Salary 2009: 33760
  • Median Salary 2010: 32660
  • Total Employed 2006: 680
  • Total Employed 2007: 280
  • Total Employed 2008: 280
  • Total Employed 2009: 320
  • Total Employed 2010: 320

Delaware vs National Social Work Employment

Delaware vs National Social Work Employment

  • Employed in Delaware: 0.349% (2520)

Social Work Schools in Delaware

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1. Delaware State University

1200 N. Dupont Highway
Dover, DE 19901
(302) 857-6060

Delaware State University, which is 1.9 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Dover, DE. This university offers two social work programs. Out of those, students are offered one degree at the bachelor's level in social work by Del State and one master's level degree in social work. Overall, 3,757 students pursue degrees in 107 Del State programs. This public university is the largest institution in the state of Delaware offering social work in terms of programs.