Lexington is located in Fayette county and has a population of 260,512.
The average in-state tuition for full time undergraduate students in social work schools in Lexington during the 2009 - 2010 school year was $12,503.00. The average tuition was $14,754.00 for non-residents studying in Kentucky.
The average cost of books and supplies for social work schools in Lexington is $1,197.00. Students living on campus at social work schools in Lexington paid an average of $7,543.00 for room and board during the 2009 - 2010 school year. Students living at home incurred costs of $3,564.00. There are two social work colleges in Lexington from which students can pick the one that best suits their needs. 191 students were reported to have graduated from social work programs in Lexington in the 2008 - 2009 school year.
|Profession||Average Salary||Number Employed in City|
|Mental Health Counselors||$35,930.00||80|
|Child, Family, and School Social Workers||$37,970.00||1,000|
|Medical and Public Health Social Workers||$45,450.00||230|
|Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers||$33,390.00||200|