Kentucky Medical and Public Health Social Workers: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Medical And Public Health Social Workers in Kentucky

Fast Facts for Health Social Workers in Kentucky

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Elizabethtown and Lexington
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Bowling Green and Louisville
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Louisville and Lexington

Salaries for Health Social Workers in Kentucky

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Lexington and Louisville

Schools for Health Social Workers in Kentucky are listed below.

Selected Health Social Workers Schools in Kentucky

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Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.

  • Programs: MSHUS- Organizational and Social Services, MSHUS- Family and Community Services, BS in Human Services in Youth/Family Services and Administration, more...
  • Degrees: Master, Bachelor, Certificate
  • Programs: Master of Social Work
  • Degrees: Master

Regent University prepares students with the knowledge to excel and the faith to live with purpose.

  • Programs: Doctor of Ministry in Clinical Pastoral Education
  • Degrees: Doctorate

Liberty University provides a world-class education with a solid Christian foundation, equipping men and women with the values, knowledge, and skills essential for success in every aspect of life.

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More Kentucky Health Social Workers Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Asbury College Wilmore Masters 1,396
Bellarmine University Louisville Doctorate 3,001
Berea College Berea Bachelor 1,582
Big Sandy Community and Technical College Prestonsburg Associate 4,856
Bluegrass Community and Technical College Lexington Associate 11,596
Brescia University Owensboro Masters 573
Centre College Danville Bachelor 1,189
Eastern Kentucky University Richmond Doctorate 15,839
Elizabethtown Community and Technical College Elizabethtown Associate 5,506
Georgetown College Georgetown Masters 1,903
Hazard Community and Technical College Hazard Associate 4,457
Henderson Community College Henderson Associate 1,984
Hopkinsville Community College Hopkinsville Associate 3,426
Jefferson Community and Technical College Louisville Associate 15,475
Kentucky Christian University Grayson Masters 632
Kentucky State University Frankfort Masters 2,696
Kentucky Wesleyan College Owensboro Bachelor 956
Lindsey Wilson College Columbia Masters 1,893
Mid-Continent University Mayfield Bachelor 1,540
Midway College Midway Masters 1,422
Morehead State University Morehead Masters 8,897
Murray State University Murray Masters 10,778
Northern Kentucky University Highland Heights Doctorate & First Professional 14,785
Owensboro Community and Technical College Owensboro Associate 5,435
Pikeville College Pikeville Doctorate 1,100
Saint Catharine College Saint Catharine Bachelor 667
Spalding University Louisville Doctorate 1,695
Transylvania University Lexington Bachelor 1,153
Union College Barbourville Barbourville Masters 1,368
University of Kentucky Lexington Doctorate & First Professional 25,856
University of Louisville Louisville Doctorate & First Professional 20,592
University of the Cumberlands Williamsburg Doctorate 2,245
Western Kentucky University Bowling Green Doctorate 19,258

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Health Social Workers

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Kentucky. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Health Social Workers

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Health Social Workers relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary


Bowling Green 50 $42150 0.6
Elizabethtown 0 $29920 0
Fort Knox 0 $29920 0
Owensboro 50 $37200 1
Lexington 340 $46810 1.15
Fayette 340 $46810 1.15
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