New York Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Mental Health And Substance Abuse Social Workers in New York

Fast Facts for Mental Health And Substance Abuse Social Workers in New York

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Utica, Glens Falls and Kingston
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Rochester, Syracuse and Buffalo
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: New York, Nassau and Albany

Salaries for Mental Health And Substance Abuse Social Workers in New York

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Utica, Poughkeepsie and New York

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

Selected Substance Abuse Social Worker Training Schools in New York

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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

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

There are a lot of reasons Bryant & Stratton College is the place to get an education.

  • Programs: Human and Social Services Diploma, AAS Human & Social Services
  • Degrees: Diploma, Associate

Pursue a certificate, master, or doctorate degree in Psychology at The Chicago School for Professional Psychology.

  • Programs: M.A. Clinical Mental Health Counseling, MA Behavioral Economics, B.A. in Psychology , more...
  • Degrees: Master, Bachelor, Doctorate

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

Designed with the needs of working adult students in mind, South University, Online Programs is built on the similar curriculum offered at South University's campus locations. As a student at South University, Online Programs you will receive the same quality instruction, variety of learning options and level of service found at the campus locations.

  • Programs: Psychology (BA)
  • Degrees: Bachelor

Iowa Wesleyan University is a transformational learning community whose passion is to educate, empower and inspire students to lead meaningful lives and careers.

  • Programs: Bachelor of Science in Human Services
  • Degrees: Bachelor

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
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More New York Substance Abuse Social Worker Training Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Adelphi University Garden City Doctorate 8,308
Alfred University Alfred Doctorate 2,436
Barnard College New York Bachelor 2,346
Broome Community College Binghamton Associate 6,558
CUNY Bernard M Baruch College New York Masters 16,097
CUNY Brooklyn College Brooklyn Masters 16,087
CUNY City College New York Masters 14,392
CUNY College of Staten Island Staten Island Doctorate 12,517
CUNY Graduate School and University Center New York Doctorate 5,468
CUNY Hostos Community College Bronx Associate 5,112
CUNY Hunter College New York Doctorate 20,845
CUNY Kingsborough Community College Brooklyn Associate 14,962
CUNY Lehman College Bronx Masters 10,922
CUNY Medgar Evers College Brooklyn Bachelor 5,550
CUNY Queens College Flushing Masters 18,728
CUNY York College Jamaica Masters 6,727
Canisius College Buffalo Masters 4,984
Cazenovia College Cazenovia Bachelor 1,084
Clarkson University Potsdam Doctorate 2,949
Clinton Community College Plattsburgh Associate 2,120
Colgate University Hamilton Masters 2,841
College of Mount Saint Vincent Bronx Masters 1,810
Columbia University in the City of New York New York Doctorate & First Professional 22,655
Concordia College Bronxville Bachelor 708
Cornell University Ithaca Doctorate & First Professional 19,800
Corning Community College Corning Associate 5,072
D'Youville College Buffalo Doctorate 3,018
Daemen College Amherst Doctorate 2,511
Dominican College of Blauvelt Orangeburg Doctorate 1,931
Dowling College Oakdale Doctorate 5,833
Dutchess Community College Poughkeepsie Associate 8,248
Elmira College Elmira Masters 1,624
Erie Community College Buffalo Associate 13,053
Excelsior College Albany Masters 34,894
Finger Lakes Community College Canandaigua Associate 5,351
Fordham University Bronx Doctorate & First Professional 14,448
Genesee Community College Batavia Associate 6,472
Hamilton College Clinton Bachelor 1,842
Hartwick College Oneonta Bachelor 1,537
Hilbert College Hamburg Bachelor 1,046
Hobart William Smith Colleges Geneva Masters 2,009
Hofstra University Hempstead Doctorate 12,490
Houghton College Houghton Masters 1,382
Hudson Valley Community College Troy Associate 12,296
Iona College New Rochelle Masters 4,323
Ithaca College Ithaca Doctorate 6,660
Keuka College Keuka Park Masters 1,629
Le Moyne College Syracuse Masters 3,508
Long Island University-Brooklyn Campus Brooklyn Doctorate & First Professional 8,174
Long Island University-C W Post Campus Brookville Doctorate 8,361
Long Island University-Riverhead Riverhead Masters 215
Long Island University-Rockland Campus Orangeburg Masters 404
Manhattan College Bronx Masters 3,471
Manhattanville College Purchase Masters 3,023
Marist College Poughkeepsie Masters 5,727
Marymount Manhattan College New York Bachelor 1,895
Medaille College Buffalo Masters 2,929
Mercy College Dobbs Ferry Doctorate 8,628
Mohawk Valley Community College-Utica Branch Utica Associate 6,044
Molloy College Rockville Centre Masters 3,831
Mount Saint Mary College Newburgh Masters 2,588
Nazareth College Rochester Doctorate 3,185
New York Institute of Technology-Old Westbury Old Westbury Doctorate & First Professional 8,481
New York University New York Doctorate & First Professional 41,783
Niagara County Community College Sanborn Associate 6,331
Niagara University Niagara University Masters 4,116
North Country Community College Saranac Lake Associate 1,739
Nyack College Nyack Masters & First Professional 3,250
Pace University-New York New York Doctorate & First Professional 12,912
Purchase College Purchase Masters 4,251
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Troy Doctorate 6,566
Roberts Wesleyan College Rochester Masters 1,871
Rochester Institute of Technology Rochester Doctorate 14,849
Russell Sage College Troy Bachelor 682
SUNY College at Brockport Brockport Masters 8,303
SUNY College at Buffalo Buffalo Masters 10,993
SUNY College at Cortland Cortland Masters 7,056
SUNY College at New Paltz New Paltz Masters 7,690
SUNY College at Old Westbury Old Westbury Masters 3,565
SUNY College at Oneonta Oneonta Masters 5,893
SUNY College at Oswego Oswego Masters 8,660
SUNY College at Plattsburgh Plattsburgh Masters 6,259
SUNY College at Potsdam Potsdam Masters 4,338
SUNY College of Agriculture and Technology at Cobleskill Cobleskill Bachelor 2,592
SUNY Empire State College Saratoga Springs Masters 12,914
SUNY Institute of Technology at Utica-Rome Utica Masters 2,828
SUNY Westchester Community College Valhalla Associate 12,073
SUNY at Albany Albany Doctorate 17,684
SUNY at Binghamton Binghamton Doctorate 14,435
SUNY at Fredonia Fredonia Masters 5,450
SUNY at Geneseo Geneseo Masters 5,548
Sage College of Albany Albany Doctorate 1,987
Saint Bonaventure University Saint Bonaventure Masters 2,406
Saint John Fisher College Rochester Doctorate 3,793
Saint Josephs College-Main Campus Brooklyn Masters 1,252
Saint Josephs College-Suffolk Campus Patchogue Masters 3,911
Saint Thomas Aquinas College Sparkill Masters 2,238
Schenectady County Community College Schenectady Associate 4,367
Siena College Loudonville Bachelor 3,217
Skidmore College Saratoga Springs Masters 2,863
St Lawrence University Canton Masters 2,319
St. Francis College Brooklyn Heights Masters 2,321
St. John's University-New York Queens Doctorate 20,096
Stony Brook University Stony Brook Doctorate & First Professional 23,347
Suffolk County Community College Selden Associate 22,092
Sullivan County Community College Loch Sheldrake Associate 1,611
Syracuse University Syracuse Doctorate & First Professional 19,084
The College of New Rochelle New Rochelle Masters 6,226
The College of Saint Rose Albany Masters 4,949
The New School New York Doctorate 9,659
Tompkins-Cortland Community College Dryden Associate 3,213
Touro College New York Doctorate 17,129
Ulster County Community College Stone Ridge Associate 3,298
Union College Schenectady Schenectady Bachelor 2,177
United States Military Academy West Point Bachelor 4,487
University at Buffalo Buffalo Doctorate & First Professional 28,054
University of Rochester Rochester Doctorate & First Professional 9,334
Vassar College Poughkeepsie Masters 2,451
Wagner College Staten Island Masters 2,294
Wells College Aurora Bachelor 552
Yeshiva University New York Doctorate & First Professional 6,358

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 New York. 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

New York

Albany 440 $51300 1.26
Schenectady 440 $51300 1.26
Troy 440 $51300 1.26
Glens Falls 50 $58050 1.13
Ithaca 40 $52490 1.05
Buffalo 790 $43230 1.82
Cheektowaga 790 $43230 1.82
Niagara Falls 790 $43230 1.82
Binghamton 170 $46630 2.12
Elmira 70 $68000 2.46
Kingston 100 $54350 2.23
Rochester 410 $45910 1
Syracuse 370 $48240 1.54
Utica 290 $71070 3.09
Rome 290 $71070 3.09
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