Social Work in Vermont

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Schools Offering Social Work Programs in Vermont


Around 0.4% of Vermont's graduates graduate from social work degree programs every year. In other words, every year an estimated 70 social workers graduate from Vermont's 3 social work schools.

Top Schools

University of Vermont, which is located in Burlington, is the top-ranked school in Vermont that has a social work program. It received a ranking of 25th in the country in 2010. In 2010, University of Vermont graduated 53 students from its social work program. Students at University of Vermont paid $14,066 per year in tuition fees.

The second-ranked school in Vermont that has a social work program is Castleton State College. Castleton State College, which was ranked 44th in the country in 2010, is located in Castleton. In 2010, 11 students graduated from Castleton State College social work program. Castleton State College charged in-state students $9,096 in tuition fees per year.

The third-ranked school in Vermont that has a social work program is Champlain College. Champlain College, which was ranked 72nd in the country in 2010, is located in Burlington. In 2010, 6 students graduated from Champlain College social work program. Champlain College charged in-state students $27,180 in tuition fees per year.

Cost

If you are hoping to attend one of Vermont's social work schools, you can expect to pay an average tuition of $16,781 per year, though tuition can range from $27,180 per year to $9,096 per year. In 2010, the following Vermont social work schools had the highest tuition rates:

  1. Champlain College - located in Burlington, students are charged $27,180 per year
  2. University of Vermont - located in Burlington, students are charged $14,066 per year
  3. Castleton State College - located in Castleton, students are charged $9,096 per year

The social work schools that charged the lowest tuition rates in Vermont were:

  1. Castleton State College - located in Castleton, students are charged $9,096 per year
  2. University of Vermont - located in Burlington, students are charged $14,066 per year
  3. Champlain College - located in Burlington, students are charged $27,180 per year

A social work degree from a Vermont school... what next?

A large number of Vermont social work graduates become social workers. 240 social workers were working in Vermont in 2010. In Vermont, the largest numbers of social workers work in the following counties:

  1. Addison County - 200 social workers
  2. Caledonia County - 50 social workers

Projected Growth

According the US Bureau of Labor Statistics the number of social workers is expected to grow by 17% by 2018. There are projected to be 300 social workers working in the Vermont then.

Salary

A social worker in Vermont makes an average of $46,110 per year. But, salaries for social workers can vary. In 2010, social workers made as little as less than $22,430 per year or as much as more than $72,990 per year in Vermont. A social worker in the following Vermont counties makes the highest salaries on average:

  1. Addison County - $49,835 per year
  2. Caledonia County - $48,540 per year

A social worker in the following counties in Vermont make the lowest salaries on average:

  1. Caledonia County - $48,540 per year
  2. Addison County - $49,835 per year

More Information

For more data regarding a career in social work in Vermont and to compare salaries with various related fields such as human resources or social work, take a look at the graphs and charts below.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Bachelor's Degree in Social Work in Vermont
  • Master's Degree in Social Work in Vermont

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
5,402 miles from location University of Vermont Burlington VT 75.2842 17% 13,391
5,402 miles from location Champlain College Burlington VT 27.8174 24% 2,938
5,388 miles from location Castleton State College Castleton VT 55.9516 30% 2,191
 

Curious what studying Social Work gets you?

Check out the different options and how they're looking in Vermont

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
1
Child, Family, and School Social Workers + 1,510 $40,630 31.3%
2
Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers + 850 $36,410 60.4%
3
Healthcare Social Workers + 240 $46,110 -29.4%
4
Social Workers, All Other + 50 $56,830
 

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

Below are social work related jobs in Vermont