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

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

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

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Bay City, Jackson and Detroit
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Saginaw, Lansing and Flint
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Warren, Detroit and Grand Rapids

Salaries for Mental Health And Substance Abuse Social Workers in Michigan

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Saginaw, Muskegon and Lansing

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

Selected Substance Abuse Social Worker Training Schools in Michigan

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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
Baker College - Ground
Allen Park, Auburn Hills, Cadillac, Cass City, Clinton Township, Coldwater, Flint, Jackson, Muskegon, Owosso, Port Huron

Baker College is the largest independent college in Michigan with the most focused approach to education and training available.

  • Programs: Human Services - Associate, Human Services - Bachelor
  • Degrees: Associate, 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, Associate

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

Sacred Heart University Online 

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

Earn your graduate degree online with Northcentral University.

  • Programs: Mental Health Policy and Practice - Doctor of Philosophy in Psychology, Psychology - BA, General Psychology - PhD of Psychology
  • Degrees: Doctorate, Bachelor

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

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 Michigan Substance Abuse Social Worker Training Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Adrian College Adrian Bachelor 1,309
Albion College Albion Bachelor 1,938
Alma College Alma Bachelor 1,355
Alpena Community College Alpena Associate 2,058
Andrews University Berrien Springs Doctorate & First Professional 3,221
Aquinas College Grand Rapids Masters 2,107
Calvin College Grand Rapids Masters 4,224
Central Michigan University Mount Pleasant Doctorate 26,611
Concordia University-Ann Arbor Ann Arbor Masters 1,075
Delta College University Center Associate 10,406
Eastern Michigan University Ypsilanti Doctorate 22,837
Ferris State University Big Rapids Doctorate 13,087
Gogebic Community College Ironwood Associate 975
Grand Rapids Community College Grand Rapids Associate 15,212
Grand Valley State University Allendale Doctorate 23,464
Hope College Holland Bachelor 3,226
Kalamazoo College Kalamazoo Bachelor 1,340
Kuyper College Grand Rapids Bachelor 300
Lake Michigan College Benton Harbor Associate 3,740
Lake Superior State University Sault Ste Marie Masters 2,819
Lansing Community College Lansing Associate 19,465
Lawrence Technological University Southfield Doctorate 4,570
Macomb Community College Warren Associate 22,081
Madonna University Livonia Doctorate 4,019
Marygrove College Detroit Masters 2,756
Michigan State University East Lansing Doctorate & First Professional 46,045
Michigan Technological University Houghton Doctorate 6,744
Mid Michigan Community College Harrison Associate 3,918
Mott Community College Flint Associate 10,455
Northern Michigan University Marquette Masters 9,358
Oakland University Rochester Hills Doctorate 18,081
Olivet College Olivet Masters 1,049
Rochester College Rochester Hills Masters 977
Saginaw Valley State University University Center Masters 9,662
Siena Heights University Adrian Masters 2,161
Spring Arbor University Spring Arbor Masters 3,965
University of Detroit Mercy Detroit Doctorate 5,723
University of Michigan-Ann Arbor Ann Arbor Doctorate 41,042
University of Michigan-Dearborn Dearborn Masters 8,336
University of Michigan-Flint Flint Doctorate 6,883
Wayne County Community College District Detroit Associate 20,504
Wayne State University Detroit Doctorate & First Professional 32,380
Western Michigan University Kalamazoo Doctorate 24,433

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 Michigan. 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


Ann Arbor 140 $45880 0.83
Battle Creek 0 $47640 0
Bay City 100 $49760 3.62
Flint 100 $47630 0.91
Grand Rapids 710 $48890 1.71
Wyoming 710 $48890 1.71
Jackson 140 $47440 2.85
Detroit 1620 $46110 1.07
Warren 1620 $46110 1.07
Dearborn 1620 $46110 1.07
Saginaw 40 $53200 0.66
Lansing 210 $42220 1.27
East Lansing 210 $42220 1.27
Kalamazoo 160 $47180 1.45
Portage 160 $47180 1.45
Muskegon 80 $35450 1.59
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