Employers in the region regularly recruit and hire our graduates because of our program's excellent reputation. Graduates are highly likely to begin working in their chosen field immediately after graduation. According to Bureau of Labor statistics, the employment rate for social workers “is expected to grow by 25 percent from 2010 to 2020, faster than the average for all occupations.” Social workers are employed in child welfare, health care settings, and programs for older citizens, behavioral health, corrections, schools, business and industry, substance abuse, domestic violence, and intellectual and developmental disabilities, to name some of the many options available.
The salary range for social workers in PA is $27,000 - $45,000. Learn more about careers in social work at BEASOCIALWORKER.ORG.