Georgia Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Mental Health And Substance Abuse Social Workers in Georgia

Fast Facts for Mental Health And Substance Abuse Social Workers in Georgia

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Columbus and Macon
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Augusta and Atlanta
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Atlanta and Augusta

Salaries for Mental Health And Substance Abuse Social Workers in Georgia

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Macon and Columbus

Schools for Mental Health And Substance Abuse Social Workers in Georgia are listed below.

Selected Substance Abuse Social Worker Training Schools in Georgia

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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 Psychology - Industrial/Organizational Psychology, more...
  • Degrees: Master, Bachelor, Certificate

A degree from CTU connects you to what matters most: powerful professional network, real-world professional faculty and innovative technology. Once you earn your degree you hit the ground running.

  • Programs: Bachelor of Science in Psychology, Bachelor of Science in Psychology - Consumer Behavior, Bachelor of Science in Psychology - Organizational Behavior
  • Degrees: Bachelor
  • Programs: Master of Social Work
  • Degrees: Master

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

Baker College is proud to be the largest independent college in Michigan with the most focused approach to education and training available. With one of the highest graduate employment rates in the country, our mission is to help our students find meaningful employment.

  • Programs: Psychology - Bachelor
  • Degrees: Bachelor
South University

As a student at South University, you will have the opportunity to learn from accomplished faculty members who have real-world experience in the subjects that they teach. Our small class sizes allow you to receive personalized attention from instructors, and the encouragement to recognize your goals for the future and the means to achieve them.

  • Programs: Clinical Mental Health Counseling (MA), Psychology (BA)
  • Degrees: Master, Bachelor

NU has been educating leaders since 1934 at our campus near Seattle. If you have a dream, we can help make it possible.

  • Programs: Master of Clinical Mental Health Counseling, Bachelor of Arts in Psychology
  • Degrees: Master, Bachelor

Sacred Heart University Online 

  • Programs: Master of Science in Applied Psychology - Community Psychology, Master of Science in Applied Psychology
  • Degrees: Master

Join the community of thought leaders at University of the Rockies. Pursue your graduate degree from the University’s School of Professional Psychology or School of Organizational Leadership.

  • Programs: MA in Psychology, Career Management and Counseling Specialization , MA in Human Services, Mental Health Administration Specialization, MA in Human Services, more...
  • Degrees: Master

For over 35 years, Keiser University has maintained a practical, hands-on approach to career education to help our students achieve their personal and professional goals. 

  • Programs: PhD in Psychology
  • Degrees: Doctorate
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More Georgia Substance Abuse Social Worker Training Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College Tifton Bachelor 3,665
Agnes Scott College Decatur Masters 892
Albany State University Albany Masters 4,033
Andrew College Cuthbert Associate 271
Armstrong Atlantic State University Savannah Masters 6,848
Augusta State University Augusta Masters 6,588
Beacon University Columbus Doctorate 204
Berry College Mount Berry Masters 1,858
Brenau University Gainesville Masters 2,577
Brewton-Parker College Mount Vernon Bachelor 1,034
Clark Atlanta University Atlanta Doctorate 4,271
Columbus State University Columbus Masters 7,593
Covenant College Lookout Mountain Masters 1,343
Dalton State College Dalton Bachelor 4,532
Darton College Albany Associate 4,760
Emmanuel College Franklin Springs Franklin Springs Bachelor 658
Emory University Atlanta Doctorate & First Professional 12,570
Fort Valley State University Fort Valley Masters 2,562
Georgia College & State University Milledgeville Masters 6,249
Georgia Highlands College Rome Associate 4,346
Georgia Southern University Statesboro Doctorate 16,841
Georgia Southwestern State University Americus Masters 2,405
Georgia State University Atlanta Doctorate & First Professional 27,134
Kennesaw State University Kennesaw Masters 20,607
LaGrange College Lagrange Masters 1,091
Mercer University Macon Doctorate 7,308
Morehouse College Atlanta Bachelor 2,810
North Georgia College & State University Dahlonega Masters 5,227
Northwestern Technical College Rock Spring Associate 2,275
Oglethorpe University Atlanta Masters 1,020
Paine College Augusta Bachelor 917
Piedmont College Demorest Masters 2,283
Reinhardt College Waleska Masters 1,028
Savannah State University Savannah Masters 3,169
Spelman College Atlanta Bachelor 2,343
Thomas University Thomasville Masters 725
University of Georgia Athens Doctorate & First Professional 33,831
University of West Georgia Carrollton Doctorate 10,677
Valdosta State University Valdosta Doctorate 11,280
Wesleyan College Macon Masters 691
West Georgia Technical College LaGrange Associate 1,755

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Mental Health And Substance Abuse Social Workers

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

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Mental Health And Substance Abuse Social Workers

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Mental Health And Substance Abuse 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


Atlanta 700 $38720 0.36
Sandy Springs 700 $38720 0.36
Roswell 700 $38720 0.36
Macon 0 $93870 0
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