Birmingham is located in Jefferson county and has a population of 242,820.
The average in-state tuition for full time undergraduate students in social work schools in Birmingham during the 2009 - 2010 school year was $11,752.00. The average tuition was $12,812.00 for non-residents studying in Alabama.
Books and supplies for social work schools in Birmingham cost an average of $767.00. Students who live on campus while attending a social work school in Birmingham, can expect to pay an average of $6,794.00 for room and board. Students who live at home can expect average costs to be $4,325.00. Students have a choice of two social work colleges in Birmingham to attend. 46 students were reported to have graduated from social work programs in Birmingham in the 2008 - 2009 school year.
|Profession||Average Salary||Number Employed in City|
|Substance Abuse and Behavioral Disorder Counselors||$39,240.00||400|
|Mental Health Counselors||$36,060.00||230|
|Child, Family, and School Social Workers||$39,940.00||940|
|Medical and Public Health Social Workers||$45,080.00||480|
|Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers||$34,430.00||170|