Social Work at Lehman College
Lehman is located in Bronx, New York and approximately 15,091 students attend the school each year. In 2021, 143 social work majors received their bachelor's degree from Lehman.
Want to know more about the career opportunities in this field? Check out the Careers in Social Work section at the bottom of this page.
Lehman Social Work Degrees Available
- Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work
- Master’s Degree in Social Work
Lehman Social Work Rankings
The following rankings from College Factual show how the social work progam at Lehman compares to programs at other colleges and universities.
Note: Rankings don't always give a complete picture of a school's strengths and weaknesses, so it's a good idea to extend your research and also look at other factors when trying to decide if the school is right for you.
Bachelor’s Degree Overall Quality & Other Notable Rankings
The social work major at Lehman is not ranked on College Factual’s Best Colleges and Universities for Social Work. This could be for a number of reasons, such as not having enough data on the major or school to make an accurate assessment of its quality.
|Best Value Social Work Bachelor’s Degree Schools||57|
|Most Popular Social Work Schools||65|
|Best Value Social Work Schools||125|
|Best Value Social Work Master’s Degree Schools||149|
|Best Social Work Schools||244|
In 2021, 70 students received their master’s degree in social work from Lehman. This makes it the #133 most popular school for social work master’s degree candidates in the country.
Earnings of Lehman Social Work Graduates
The median salary of social work students who receive their bachelor's degree at Lehman is $36,272. This is 14% higher than $31,866, which is the national average for all social work bachelor's degree recipients.
Social Work Student Demographics at Lehman
Take a look at the following statistics related to the make-up of the social work majors at Lehman College.
Lehman Social Work Bachelor’s Program
Prospective students may be interested in knowing that this school graduates 46% more racial-ethnic minorities in its social work bachelor's program than the national average.*
The following table and chart show the race/ethnicity for students who recently graduated from Lehman College with a bachelor's in social work.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Students|
|Black or African American||44|
|Hispanic or Latino||82|
Lehman Social Work Master’s Program
In the social work master's program at this school, racial-ethnic minorities make up 90% of degree recipients. That is 45% better than the national average.*
The following table and chart show the race/ethnicity for students who recently graduated from Lehman College with a master's in social work.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Students|
|Black or African American||20|
|Hispanic or Latino||40|
Lehman also has a doctoral program available in social work. In 2021, 0 student graduated with a doctor's degree in this field.
Careers That Social Work Grads May Go Into
A degree in social work can lead to the following careers. Since job numbers and average salaries can vary by geographic location, we have only included the numbers for NY, the home state for Lehman College.
|Occupation||Jobs in NY||Average Salary in NY|
|Child, Family, and School Social Workers||28,530||$58,050|
|Healthcare Social Workers||13,290||$62,280|
|Social and Community Service Managers||13,110||$86,700|
|Substance Abuse Social Workers||11,470||$62,130|
*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
- Image Credit: By Jim.henderson under License
More about our data sources and methodologies.
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