Kansas City is located in Jackson county and has a population of 441,545.
For Missouri residents, the average tuition for all Kansas City social work schools for the 2009 - 2010 school year was $13,806.00. For non-residents, the average tuition for Kansas City social work schools was $14,925.00.
The cost, on average, for books and supplies needed for social work schools in Kansas City is $1,054.00. The average cost for room and board for students living on campus at social work schools in Kansas City was $7,775.00. The average cost for students living at home was $4,010.00 for the 2009 - 2010 school year. There are two social work colleges in Kansas City for students to choose from. In the 2008 - 2009 school year, reportedly 75 students completed social work programs in Kansas City.
|Profession||Average Salary||Number Employed in City|
|Substance Abuse and Behavioral Disorder Counselors||$38,460.00||540|
|Marriage and Family Therapists||$42,470.00||140|
|Mental Health Counselors||$39,770.00||450|
|Child, Family, and School Social Workers||$35,510.00||2,030|
|Medical and Public Health Social Workers||$42,960.00||1,020|
|Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers||$33,400.00||1,160|