Atlanta is located in Fulton county and has a population of 416,474.
The average in-state tuition for full time undergraduate students in social work schools in Atlanta during the 2009 - 2010 school year was $13,837.00. The average tuition was $15,561.00 for non-residents studying in Georgia.
The cost, on average, for books and supplies needed for social work schools in Atlanta is $1,293.00. The average cost for room and board for students living on campus at social work schools in Atlanta was $9,564.00. The average cost for students living at home was $5,200.00 for the 2009 - 2010 school year. There are two social work colleges in Atlanta for students to choose from. In the 2008 - 2009 school year, reportedly 172 students completed social work programs in Atlanta.
|Profession||Average Salary||Number Employed in City|
|Substance Abuse and Behavioral Disorder Counselors||$37,700.00||670|
|Marriage and Family Therapists||$50,650.00||120|
|Mental Health Counselors||$40,290.00||1,210|
|Child, Family, and School Social Workers||$37,920.00||3,010|
|Medical and Public Health Social Workers||$49,050.00||2,040|
|Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers||$43,160.00||510|