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Social Work Schools in Hawaii

In 2018-2019, 196 students earned their Social Work degrees in HI.

As a degree choice, Social Work is the 19th most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Social Work Majors in Hawaii

Social Work majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 120
Bachelor’s Degree 74
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 2
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 2
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 2

Gender Distribution

In Hawaii, a social work major is more popular with women than with men.

Social Work Majors in HI Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of social work majors in Hawaii is as follows:

  • Asian: 18.4%
  • Black or African American: 5.1%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 14.8%
  • White: 17.3%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 10.2%
  • Other Races: 34.2%
Social Work Majors in HI Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Social Work Grads in Hawaii

There are 4,080 people in the state and 987,750 people in the nation working in social work jobs.

Social Work Jobs Nationwide vs. HI

Wages for Social Work Jobs in Hawaii

Social Work grads earn an average of $67,930 in the state and $58,470 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 3 colleges in Hawaii that offer social work degrees. Learn about the most popular 3 below:

126 Degrees in Major Awarded
57% Graduation Rate
17,710 Total Students

It takes the average student 4.71 years to graduate. 12 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 4.40%.

35 Degrees in Major Awarded
49% Graduation Rate
4,086 Total Students

The 4.60% student loan default rate is lower than average. Most students complete their degree in 4.56 years. 12 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

35 Degrees in Major Awarded
45% Graduation Rate
3,176 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $29,000 a year. The average student takes 4.52 years to complete their degree at BYU - H. 100% of the teachers are full time.

Social Work Careers in HI

Some of the careers social work majors go into include:

Job Title HI Job Growth HI Median Salary
Healthcare Social Workers 21% $64,710
Substance Abuse Social Workers 18% $54,110
Social and Community Service Managers 16% $65,700
Counselors 10% $55,690
Child, Family, and School Social Workers 10% $55,820
Social Workers 6% $85,060

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to social work.

Major Annual Graduates in HI
Public Administration 177
Human Services 42

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