North Carolina Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Mental Health And Substance Abuse Social Workers in North Carolina

Fast Facts for Mental Health And Substance Abuse Social Workers in North Carolina

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Greenville, Goldsboro and Fayetteville
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Greensboro, Winston-Salem and Durham
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Charlotte, Raleigh and Greenville

Salaries for Mental Health And Substance Abuse Social Workers in North Carolina

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Fayetteville, Goldsboro and Jacksonville

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

Selected Substance Abuse Social Worker Training Schools in North Carolina

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You've found Ashford University, where school comes to you. Earn your bachelor's or master's degree online.

  • Programs: BA/Health and Human Services, BA/Psychology, BA/Cognitive Studies, more...
  • Degrees: Bachelor, Master

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

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
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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

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

Give your career a boost with an education from Southern New Hampshire University.

  • Programs: MS Psychology, Master of Science in Psychology - Forensic Psychology, MS Political Science, more...
  • Degrees: Master

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
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More North Carolina Substance Abuse Social Worker Training Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Appalachian State University Boone Doctorate 15,871
Barton College Wilson Bachelor 1,130
Beaufort County Community College Washington Associate 1,476
Belmont Abbey College Belmont Bachelor 1,337
Bennett College for Women Greensboro Bachelor 678
Brevard College Brevard Bachelor 675
Campbell University Buies Creek Masters & First Professional 6,208
Catawba College Salisbury Masters 1,323
Central Piedmont Community College Charlotte Associate 18,052
Chowan University Murfreesboro Bachelor 875
Davidson College Davidson Bachelor 1,674
Duke University Durham Doctorate & First Professional 13,598
East Carolina University Greenville Doctorate & First Professional 25,990
Elizabeth City State University Elizabeth City Masters 3,061
Elon University Elon Doctorate 5,456
Fayetteville State University Fayetteville Doctorate 6,692
Gardner-Webb University Boiling Springs Doctorate & First Professional 3,892
Greensboro College Greensboro Masters 1,180
Guilford College Greensboro Bachelor 2,688
Guilford Technical Community College Jamestown Associate 10,571
High Point University High Point Masters 3,064
Johnson C Smith University Charlotte Bachelor 1,463
Lees-McRae College Banner Elk Bachelor 882
Lenoir Community College Kinston Associate 2,733
Lenoir-Rhyne University Hickory Masters 1,626
Livingstone College Salisbury Bachelor 960
Mars Hill College Mars Hill Bachelor 1,253
Meredith College Raleigh Masters 2,202
Methodist University Fayetteville Masters 2,118
Mount Olive College Mount Olive Bachelor 3,277
North Carolina A & T State University Greensboro Doctorate 10,498
North Carolina Central University Durham Masters & First Professional 8,383
North Carolina State University at Raleigh Raleigh Doctorate & First Professional 31,802
North Carolina Wesleyan College Rocky Mount Bachelor 1,583
Peace College Raleigh Bachelor 692
Pfeiffer University Misenheimer Masters 2,053
Pitt Community College Winterville Associate 6,499
Queens University of Charlotte Charlotte Masters 2,243
Saint Augustines College Raleigh Raleigh Bachelor 1,284
Salem College Winston Salem Masters 992
Sandhills Community College Pinehurst Associate 3,826
Shaw University Raleigh Masters 2,866
South Piedmont Community College Polkton Associate 2,250
Southwestern Community College Sylva Sylva Associate 2,040
St Andrews Presbyterian College Laurinburg Bachelor 747
University of North Carolina at Asheville Asheville Masters 3,701
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Chapel Hill Doctorate & First Professional 28,136
University of North Carolina at Charlotte Charlotte Doctorate 22,388
University of North Carolina at Greensboro Greensboro Doctorate 18,627
University of North Carolina at Pembroke Pembroke Masters 5,937
University of North Carolina-Wilmington Wilmington Doctorate 12,180
Vance-Granville Community College Henderson Associate 4,135
Wake Forest University Winston Salem Doctorate & First Professional 6,788
Wake Technical Community College Raleigh Associate 12,238
Warren Wilson College Swannanoa Masters 946
Wayne Community College Goldsboro Associate 2,988
Western Carolina University Cullowhee Doctorate 9,056
Western Piedmont Community College Morganton Associate 2,448
Wingate University Wingate Doctorate 2,041
Winston-Salem State University Winston-Salem Masters 5,870

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 North Carolina. 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

North Carolina

Asheville 180 $39050 1.27
Fayetteville 60 $48420 0.57
Goldsboro 190 $43340 5.7
Greensboro 150 $42230 0.55
High Point 150 $42230 0.55
Hickory 190 $46580 1.59
Lenoir 190 $46580 1.59
Morganton 190 $46580 1.59
Burlington 70 $0 1.52
Durham 220 $40020 0.96
Chapel Hill 220 $40020 0.96
Raleigh 340 $46710 0.75
Rocky Mount 0 $45380 0
Wilmington 220 $48210 2.23
Winston 190 $45000 0.9
Salem 190 $45000 0.9
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