Baton Rouge is located in East Baton Rouge county and has a population of 227,818.
For Louisiana residents, the average tuition for all Baton Rouge social work schools for the 2009 - 2010 school year was $6,578.00. For non-residents, the average tuition for Baton Rouge social work schools was $6,890.00.
Books and supplies for social work schools in Baton Rouge cost an average of $1,237.00. Students who live on campus while attending a social work school in Baton Rouge, can expect to pay an average of $6,702.00 for room and board. Students who live at home can expect average costs to be $4,019.00. Students have a choice of two social work colleges in Baton Rouge to attend. 123 students were reported to have graduated from social work programs in Baton Rouge in the 2008 - 2009 school year.
|Profession||Average Salary||Number Employed in City|
|Substance Abuse and Behavioral Disorder Counselors||$35,550.00||130|
|Mental Health Counselors||$43,280.00||130|
|Child, Family, and School Social Workers||$48,030.00||500|
|Medical and Public Health Social Workers||$41,790.00||390|
|Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers||$43,620.00||280|