Louisiana Medical and Public Health Social Workers: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Medical And Public Health Social Workers in Louisiana

Fast Facts for Health Social Workers in Louisiana

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Alexandria, Lafayette and Lake Charles
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Shreveport, Monroe and New Orleans
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: New Orleans, Baton Rouge and Lafayette

Salaries for Health Social Workers in Louisiana

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Shreveport, Lafayette and New Orleans

Schools for Health Social Workers in Louisiana are listed below.

Selected Health Social Workers Schools in Louisiana

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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, Human Service Certificates in Child and Family Services, more...
  • Degrees: Master, 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.

  • Programs: MA Human Services: Christian Ministry, MA Human Services: Military Resilience, MA in Professional Counseling - 60 Hour, more...
  • Degrees: Master

Study online with California University of Pennsylvania.

  • Programs: Sports Counseling (Certificate) - Online, Law and Public Policy Certificate, Spiritual, Ethical, and Religious Counseling (Certificate) - Online
  • Degrees: Certificate

Pursue an advanced degree in Psychology or Counseling at Divine Mercy University. GO

  • Programs: Online M.S. Counseling
  • Degrees: Master
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More Louisiana Health Social Workers Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Centenary College of Louisiana Shreveport Masters 938
Dillard University New Orleans Bachelor 956
Grambling State University Grambling Doctorate 5,161
Louisiana College Pineville Masters 1,056
Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College Baton Rouge Doctorate & First Professional 28,628
Louisiana State University at Alexandria Alexandria Bachelor 2,574
Louisiana State University-Shreveport Shreveport Masters 3,948
Louisiana Tech University Ruston Doctorate 10,564
Loyola University New Orleans New Orleans Masters & First Professional 4,360
McNeese State University Lake Charles Masters 8,095
Nicholls State University Thibodaux Masters 6,864
Northwestern State University of Louisiana Natchitoches Masters 9,037
Our Lady of the Lake College Baton Rouge Masters 2,103
Southeastern Louisiana University Hammond Doctorate 14,744
Southern University and A & M College Baton Rouge Doctorate 8,288
Southern University at New Orleans New Orleans Masters 2,648
Tulane University of Louisiana New Orleans Doctorate & First Professional 10,125
University of Louisiana Monroe Monroe Doctorate & First Professional 8,541
University of Louisiana at Lafayette Lafayette Doctorate 16,345
University of New Orleans New Orleans Doctorate 11,363
Xavier University of Louisiana New Orleans Doctorate 3,088

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Health Social Workers

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Louisiana. 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


Alexandria 130 $41410 1.88
Baton Rouge 540 $45910 1.23
Hammond 60 $57440 1.3
Houma 70 $53470 0.67
Thibodaux 70 $53470 0.67
Lafayette 170 $47050 0.69
Lake Charles 70 $45840 0.62
Monroe 110 $54240 1.29
New Orleans 460 $47360 0.73
Metairie 460 $47360 0.73
Shreveport 120 $44070 0.59
Bossier City 120 $44070 0.59
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