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Social Work Schools in Florida

There are 13 Florida schools offering social work programs. 1,323 students graduated from programs at Florida social work schools in 2010. 677 of all these students graduated with masters degrees and 629 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees.

Overview

1,338 students graduate from programs in this state in social work, on average, per year. This accounts for 3% of students who US schools graduate from social work programs. Out of those, five students graduated with social work certificates, 629 with a bachelor's level degree, 677 with a master's level degree, and 12 with a doctorate level degree.

13 social work schools are in this state. Of these, while four schools are private, nine schools are public. Tuition at a private social work school varies from $14,024 to $27,200, while tuition at a public social work school varies from $3,835 to $5,238.

Average tuition for social work programs is $7,913. While the lowest tuition in this state, which is $3,835 per year, is at Florida Atlantic University, the highest tuition for social work programs, which is $27,200 per year, is at Barry University.

Florida social work schools offer certificates, bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees.

Social Work Program Completions in Florida 2006 - 2010

1,338 students graduate from programs in this state in social work, on average, per year. This accounts for 3% of students who US schools graduate from social work programs. Out of those, five students graduated with social work certificates, 629 with a bachelor's level degree, 677 with a master's level degree, and 12 with a doctorate level degree.

Social Work Program Completions in Florida 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 0
  • Certificate 2007: 2
  • Certificate 2008: 0
  • Certificate 2009: 21
  • Certificate 2010: 5
  • Bachelor 2006: 605
  • Bachelor 2007: 641
  • Bachelor 2008: 641
  • Bachelor 2009: 597
  • Bachelor 2010: 629
  • Master 2006: 650
  • Master 2007: 709
  • Master 2008: 700
  • Master 2009: 661
  • Master 2010: 677
  • Doctorate 2006: 9
  • Doctorate 2007: 16
  • Doctorate 2008: 12
  • Doctorate 2009: 7
  • Doctorate 2010: 12

Social Work Program Availability in Florida

Florida schools offer a total of 27 programs in social work. Of these programs, approximately 51.9% are bachelor's level programs. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the masters level and the doctoral level.

Social Work Program Availability in Florida

  • Certificate: 1
  • Bachelor: 14
  • Master: 8
  • Doctorate: 4

Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers — Salary by Percentile

Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 24960
  • 25th Percentile: 29150
  • Median: 34080
  • 75th Percentile: 40600
  • 90th Percentile: 49330

Social Workers, All Other — Salary by Percentile

Social Workers, All Other — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 26880
  • 25th Percentile: 34560
  • Median: 46220
  • 75th Percentile: 63150
  • 90th Percentile: 75220

Healthcare Social Workers — Salary by Percentile

Healthcare Social Workers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 29220
  • 25th Percentile: 35620
  • Median: 44300
  • 75th Percentile: 53960
  • 90th Percentile: 63970

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

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

  • 10th Percentile: 24750
  • 25th Percentile: 30830
  • Median: 38260
  • 75th Percentile: 49930
  • 90th Percentile: 62890

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

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

  • 10th Percentile: 25040
  • 25th Percentile: 30480
  • Median: 36620
  • 75th Percentile: 45580
  • 90th Percentile: 56800

Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers — Employment Trend

Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 31330
  • Median Salary 2007: 33180
  • Median Salary 2008: 33180
  • Median Salary 2009: 33630
  • Median Salary 2010: 34080
  • Total Employed 2006: 6160
  • Total Employed 2007: 5630
  • Total Employed 2008: 6270
  • Total Employed 2009: 6080
  • Total Employed 2010: 5040

Social Workers, All Other — Employment Trend

Social Workers, All Other — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 35350
  • Median Salary 2007: 35300
  • Median Salary 2008: 40100
  • Median Salary 2009: 42750
  • Median Salary 2010: 46220
  • Total Employed 2006: 2640
  • Total Employed 2007: 2370
  • Total Employed 2008: 2050
  • Total Employed 2009: 2130
  • Total Employed 2010: 2080

Healthcare Social Workers — Employment Trend

Healthcare Social Workers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 39930
  • Median Salary 2007: 42030
  • Median Salary 2008: 43290
  • Median Salary 2009: 44160
  • Median Salary 2010: 44300
  • Total Employed 2006: 6180
  • Total Employed 2007: 6320
  • Total Employed 2008: 5860
  • Total Employed 2009: 5480
  • Total Employed 2010: 6090

Child, Family, and School Social Workers — Employment Trend

Child, Family, and School Social Workers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 32520
  • Median Salary 2007: 35280
  • Median Salary 2008: 37500
  • Median Salary 2009: 37750
  • Median Salary 2010: 38260
  • Total Employed 2006: 9760
  • Total Employed 2007: 9420
  • Total Employed 2008: 9260
  • Total Employed 2009: 8720
  • Total Employed 2010: 8430

Community and Social Service Specialists, All Other — Employment Trend

Community and Social Service Specialists, All Other — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 35010
  • Median Salary 2007: 36720
  • Median Salary 2008: 36930
  • Median Salary 2009: 37140
  • Median Salary 2010: 36620
  • Total Employed 2006: 8580
  • Total Employed 2007: 8760
  • Total Employed 2008: 8585
  • Total Employed 2009: 8410
  • Total Employed 2010: 9480

Florida vs National Social Work Employment

Florida vs National Social Work Employment

  • Employed in Florida: 4.316% (31120)

Social Work Schools in Florida

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1. Warner University

13895 Hwy 27
Lake Wales, FL 33859-8797
(863) 638-1426

Warner University is located in Lake Wales, Florida, where students can enjoy a rural setting. and it offers one program in social work. Overall, 1,082 students seek degrees in 29 programs at this liberal arts college.

2. Southeastern University

1000 Longfellow Blvd
Lakeland, FL 33801-6034
(863) 667-5000

Southeastern University, which is near the heart of downtown, is located in Lakeland, FL and SEU offers one social work program. This school is a 4-year institution.

3. The University of South Florida - Polytechnic

3433 Winter Lake Rd
Lakeland, FL 33803-9807
(863) 667-7000

The University of South Florida-Polytechnic is in Lakeland, Florida, where students can enjoy a rural setting. and it offers one program in social work. 1,268 students pursue degrees in 24 programs at USFP, overall.

4. Florida Memorial University

15800 NW 42 Avenue
Miami Gardens, FL 33054-6199
(305) 626-3600

Florida Memorial University is located in the suburbs of Miami Gardens, Florida and it offers one program in social work.

5. Barry University

11300 NE 2nd Ave
Miami, FL 33161-6695
(800) 756-6000

Barry University is in the suburbs of Miami, Florida. It offers three programs in social work. Specifically, students are offered one bachelor's level social work degree by it, one degree at the master's level in social work, and one doctorate level degree in social work. Overall, 8,995 students pursue degrees in 110 Barry programs. In terms of programs, it is the largest institution in the state of Florida offering social work.

6. The University of South Florida - Main

4202 East Fowler Ave
Tampa, FL 33620-9951
(813) 974-2011

The University of South Florida-Main, which is near the heart of downtown, is located in Tampa, FL. USF offers three social work programs. More specifically, it offers students one bachelor's level degree in social work, one master's level degree in social work, and one degree at the doctorate level in social work. 40,431 students pursue degrees in 206 USF programs, overall. USF is the seventh oldest institution in the state of Florida offering programs in social work.

7. The University of Central Florida

4000 Central Florida Blvd
Orlando, FL 32816
(407) 823-2000

The University of Central Florida offers two social work programs. Out of those, this university offers students one bachelor's level degree in social work and one master's level social work degree. This university is in the suburbs of Orlando, Florida. It is a public, 4-year, research institution. It is the seventh biggest institution in the state of Florida offering social work in terms of programs.

8. Florida Atlantic University

777 Glades Rd
Boca Raton, FL 33431-0991
(561) 297-3000

Florida Atlantic University offers two programs in social work. Out of those, FAU offers one bachelor's level degree in social work to students and one degree at the master's level in social work. This big university, which is near the center of the city, is in Boca Raton, FL. FAU is a public, 4-year, research institution. In terms of programs, Florida Atlantic is the third largest institution in the state of Florida offering social work.

9. Florida International University

11200 S. W. 8 Street
Miami, FL 33199
(305) 348-2000

Florida International University offers four social work programs. Of those, FIU offers one social work certificate to students, one bachelor's level degree in social work, one master's level social work degree, and one doctorate level social work degree. FIU is in the suburbs of Miami, Florida. This university is a public, 4-year, research institution. It is the second largest institution in the state of Florida offering social work.

10. The University of West Florida

11000 University Parkway
Pensacola, FL 32514-5750
(850) 474-2000

The University of West Florida, which is near the center of the city, is in Pensacola, FL and this university offers one social work program. West Florida is a public, 4-year, research institution. In terms of enrollment, this research university ranks ninth in the state of Florida.

11. Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University

Florida Agricultural and Mechanical Universit
Tallahassee, FL 32307
(850) 599-3000

Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University, which is near the heart of downtown, is located in Tallahassee, FL. FAMU offers two programs in social work. Specifically, FAMU offers students one bachelor's level social work degree and one degree at the master's level in social work. This university is a historically black, public, 4-year, research institution. It is the second largest institution in the state of Florida offering social work in terms of programs.

12. Florida State University

222 S. Copeland Street
Tallahassee, FL 32306-1037
(850) 644-2525

Florida State University, which is 0.6 miles from the center of the city, is in Tallahassee, FL. Florida State offers three social work programs. Specifically, it offers one bachelor's level degree in social work to students, one master's level social work degree, and one doctorate level degree in social work. FSU is a public, 4-year, research institution. In terms of programs, this university is the third biggest institution in the state of Florida offering social work.

13. Florida Gulf Coast University

10501 Fgcu Blvd S
Fort Myers, FL 33965-6565
(239) 590-1000

Florida Gulf Coast University, which is several miles from Fort Myers, is located in a rural area. This university offers two social work programs. Out of those, this university offers students one bachelor's level social work degree and one degree at the master's level in social work. 12,015 students pursue degrees in 68 Florida Gulf Coast University programs, overall. FGCU is the eighth biggest institution in the state of Florida offering social work.