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Social Work Schools in Vermont

In 2018-2019, 81 students earned their Social Work degrees in VT.

As a degree choice, Social Work is the 42nd most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Social Work Majors in Vermont

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 53
Master’s Degree 28

Gender Distribution

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

Social Work Majors in VT Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 3.7%
  • Black or African American: 2.5%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 4.9%
  • White: 82.7%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.0%
  • Other Races: 6.2%
Social Work Majors in VT Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Social Work Grads in Vermont

In this state, there are 4,010 people employed in jobs related to a social work degree, compared to 987,750 nationwide.

Social Work Jobs Nationwide vs. VT

Wages for Social Work Jobs in Vermont

Social Work grads earn an average of $57,900 in the state and $58,470 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

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


University of Vermont

63 Degrees in Major Awarded
77% Graduation Rate
13,548 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 77%. Graduates earn an average $37,100 after graduation. Of all the students who attend this school, 97% get financial aid.


Castleton University

14 Degrees in Major Awarded
50% Graduation Rate
2,399 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $32,000 a year. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time. The student loan default rate is 5.20% which is lower than average.


Champlain College

4 Degrees in Major Awarded
58% Graduation Rate
4,385 Total Students

99% of the teachers are full time. The student to faculty ratio is 15 to 1. An average student at Champlain will pay a net price of $35,549.

Social Work Careers in VT

Some of the careers social work majors go into include:

Job Title VT Job Growth VT Median Salary
Healthcare Social Workers 18% $56,220
Substance Abuse Social Workers 13% $38,350
Social and Community Service Managers 12% $61,120
Child, Family, and School Social Workers 11% $49,720
Social Workers 9% $69,390
Probation Officers and Correctional Treatment Specialists 4% $64,120

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

Major Annual Graduates in VT
Public Administration 42
Other Public Administration 28
Public Policy 12

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