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

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

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

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

Salaries for Mental Health And Substance Abuse Social Workers in Kentucky

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: and Louisville

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

Selected Substance Abuse Social Worker Training 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 Psychology - Industrial/Organizational Psychology, more...
  • Degrees: Master, Bachelor, Certificate
  • Programs: Master of Social Work
  • Degrees: Master

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

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

  • Programs: Bachelor of Science in Psychology, Bachelor of Science in Professional Studies - Psychology, Master of Science in General Psychology, more...
  • Degrees: Bachelor, Master, Doctorate

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

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, Bachelor, Associate

One of the world's leading private research institutions, the University of Southern California (USC) was founded in 1880.

  • Programs: Online Master of Science in Applied Psychology
  • Degrees: Master

Welcome to Argosy University

Argosy University offers doctoral, master's, and bachelor's degree programs to students through its eight colleges:  College of Behavioral Sciences, Graduate School of Business and Management, College of Education,  College of Health Sciences, College of Arts and Sciences, College of Creative Arts and Design, College of Clinical Psychology and Western State College of Law at Argosy University as well as certificate programs in many areas.

  • Programs: Psychology (BA) (Online)
  • Degrees: Bachelor

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

University of Valley Forge was founded in 1939 and is part of an international network of Assemblies of God colleges and universities.

  • Programs: BS in Psychology
  • Degrees: Bachelor
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More Kentucky Substance Abuse Social Worker Training 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 Mental Health And Substance Abuse 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:
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


Elizabethtown 40 $0 1.05
Fort Knox 40 $0 1.05
Lexington 110 $43380 0.54
Fayette 110 $43380 0.54
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