Philadelphia has 1,517,550 residents. It is located in Philadelphia county.
The average in-state tuition for full time undergraduate students in social work schools in Philadelphia during the 2009 - 2010 school year was $19,280.00. The average tuition was $19,918.00 for non-residents studying in Pennsylvania.
Books and supplies for social work schools in Philadelphia cost an average of $1,257.00. Students who live on campus while attending a social work school in Philadelphia, can expect to pay an average of $10,056.00 for room and board. Students who live at home can expect average costs to be $3,708.00. Students have a choice of four social work colleges in Philadelphia to attend. In the 2008 - 2009 school year, reportedly 424 students completed social work programs in Philadelphia.
|Profession||Average Salary||Number Employed in City|
|Substance Abuse and Behavioral Disorder Counselors||$44,400.00||2,240|
|Marriage and Family Therapists||$49,920.00||320|
|Mental Health Counselors||$36,650.00||6,630|
|Child, Family, and School Social Workers||$41,920.00||6,050|
|Medical and Public Health Social Workers||$47,610.00||3,900|
|Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers||$40,980.00||2,910|