Worcester is located in Worcester county and has a population of 172,648.
The average in-state tuition for full time undergraduate students in social work schools in Worcester during the 2009 - 2010 school year was $23,938.00. The average tuition was $25,513.00 for non-residents studying in Massachusetts.
The cost, on average, for books and supplies needed for social work schools in Worcester is $886.00. Students living on campus at social work schools in Worcester paid an average of $9,571.00 for room and board during the 2009 - 2010 school year. Students living at home incurred costs of $2,864.00. Students have a choice of two social work colleges in Worcester to attend. 9 students were reported to have graduated from social work programs in Worcester in the 2008 - 2009 school year.
|Profession||Average Salary||Number Employed in City|
|Substance Abuse and Behavioral Disorder Counselors||$41,810.00||160|
|Mental Health Counselors||$43,160.00||600|
|Child, Family, and School Social Workers||$44,690.00||450|
|Medical and Public Health Social Workers||$53,560.00||790|
|Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers||$38,280.00||500|