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

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Taunton, New Bedford and Pittsfield
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Barnstable, Springfield and Boston
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Boston, Worcester and Springfield

Salaries for Mental Health And Substance Abuse Social Workers in Massachusetts

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Boston, Springfield and Barnstable

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  • M.S. in Mental Health and Wellness with Emphasis in Prevention
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  • Ranked #4 among the 2015 Best Regional Universities in the Midwest by U.S. News & World Report.
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  • Student to faculty ratio of 12:1, with an average class size of 21.
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  • Regionally accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) of the North Central Association (NCA).
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  • Online Master of Social Work
  • Ranked one of the Top Public Schools in 2015 by U.S. News and World Report.
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  • Has students attend one four-week class at a time and take their final exam before moving on to their next class.
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  • Bachelor of Arts in Human Services
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  • Ranked among the Best Online Bachelor's Programs in 2014 by U.S. News & World Report.
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  • 100% of faculty members hold doctoral degrees.
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  • Human Services, BS
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  • Accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Inc. (NEASC), with programmatic accreditation from numerous organizations, including the Commission on Dental Accreditation (CDA) and Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP).
  • 2 campuses located in Hartford and Southington, Connecticut, with online options as well.
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More Massachusetts Substance Abuse Social Worker Training Schools

2016 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2014-24 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov; 2014-24 State Occupational Projections, Projections Central, projectionscentral.com

School Name
Campus
Highest Award
Enrolled
Springfield
Doctorate
2,678
Amherst
Bachelor
1,683
Paxton
Masters
1,244
Worcester
Masters
2,872
South Lancaster
Masters
562
Great Barrington
Bachelor
403
Longmeadow
Masters
1,603
Worcester
Bachelor
1,800
Chestnut Hill
Doctorate & First Professional
14,621
Boston
Doctorate & First Professional
32,053
Waltham
Doctorate
5,333
Bridgewater
Masters
9,934
Fall River
Associate
7,388
Boston
Associate
8,806
Cambridge
Doctorate
5,355
Worcester
Doctorate
3,210
Chicopee
Masters
1,258
Worcester
Bachelor
2,847
Milton
Masters
3,182
Franklin
Bachelor
1,302
Quincy
Masters
1,075
Boston
Masters
2,467
Beverly
Masters
3,710
Boston
Bachelor
1,225
Fitchburg
Masters
6,692
Framingham
Masters
5,903
Wenham
Masters
1,648
Greenfield
Associate
2,236
Amherst
Bachelor
1,431
Cambridge
Doctorate
25,690
Holyoke
Associate
6,461
Newton
Masters
1,403
North Adams
Masters
1,841
Brockton
Associate
7,064
North Andover
Masters
2,098
South Hadley
Masters
2,204
Brookline
Bachelor
1,202
Dudley
Masters
1,477
Danvers
Associate
7,107
Boston
Doctorate & First Professional
24,434
Haverhill
Associate
6,526
Chestnut Hill
Masters
472
Quincy
Associate
3,932
Weston
Doctorate
1,511
Boston
Doctorate
4,733
Northampton
Doctorate
3,065
Easton
Bachelor
2,450
Boston
Doctorate
9,103
Medford
Doctorate & First Professional
9,758
Amherst
Doctorate
25,873
Boston
Doctorate
13,433
North Dartmouth
Doctorate
9,080
Lowell
Doctorate
11,635
Wellesley
Bachelor
2,380
Springfield
Doctorate
3,657
Westfield
Masters
5,392
Norton
Bachelor
1,657
Boston
Masters
1,086
Williamstown
Masters
2,073
Worcester
Doctorate
4,158
Worcester
Masters
5,358

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 Massachusetts. 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. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

2016 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2014-24 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov; 2014-24 State Occupational Projections, Projections Central, projectionscentral.com

Metro Area
Jobs
Annual Median Salary
Barnstable Town 300 $30,490
Leominster 150 $36,160
Gardner 150 $36,160
New Bedford -2222 $30,100
Pittsfield 50 $30,590

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