Anchorage is located in Anchorage county and has a population of 260,283.
Social Work schools in Anchorage charged students an average tuition of $15,516.00 if they were Alaska residents, and $18,816.00 if they were non-residents, during the 2009 - 2010 school year.
The average cost of books and supplies for social work schools in Anchorage is $718.00. The average cost for room and board for students living on campus at social work schools in Anchorage was $8,865.00. The average cost for students living at home was $2,114.00 for the 2009 - 2010 school year. There is one social work college in Anchorage. In the 2008 - 2009 school year, reportedly 45 students completed social work programs in Anchorage.
|Profession||Average Salary||Number Employed in City|
|Substance Abuse and Behavioral Disorder Counselors||$55,010.00||Not available|
|Mental Health Counselors||$55,840.00||210|
|Child, Family, and School Social Workers||$43,550.00||360|
|Medical and Public Health Social Workers||$49,930.00||130|
|Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers||$50,710.00||180|