Poughkeepsie has a population of 29,871 and is located in Dutchess county.
The average in-state tuition for full time undergraduate students in social work schools in Poughkeepsie during the 2009 - 2010 school year was $23,446.00. The average tuition was $24,413.00 for non-residents studying in New York.
The average cost of books and supplies for social work schools in Poughkeepsie is $1,145.00. Students living on campus at social work schools in Poughkeepsie paid an average of $10,297.00 for room and board during the 2009 - 2010 school year. Students living at home incurred costs of $2,570.00. Students have a choice of one social work college in Poughkeepsie to attend. 21 students were reported to have graduated from social work programs in Poughkeepsie in the 2008 - 2009 school year.
|Profession||Average Salary||Number Employed in City|
|Substance Abuse and Behavioral Disorder Counselors||$40,940.00||330|
|Mental Health Counselors||$28,670.00||130|
|Child, Family, and School Social Workers||$61,870.00||480|
|Medical and Public Health Social Workers||$51,560.00||130|
|Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers||$44,490.00||210|