Florida Social Workers: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Social Workers in Florida

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Schools for Social Workers in Florida are listed below.

Selected Social Worker Training Schools in Florida

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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, Human Service Certificates in Child and Family Services, more...
  • Degrees: Master, 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 Human Services: Christian Ministry, MA Human Services: Military Resilience, MA in Professional Counseling - 60 Hour, more...
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More Florida Social Worker Training Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Barry University Miami Doctorate 8,733
Beacon College Leesburg Bachelor 117
Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University Tallahassee Masters & First Professional 11,562
Florida Atlantic University Boca Raton Doctorate 26,193
Florida Gulf Coast University Fort Myers Doctorate 9,339
Florida State University Tallahassee Doctorate & First Professional 40,555
Saint Leo University Saint Leo Masters 13,788
Saint Thomas University Miami Gardens Doctorate & First Professional 2,407
Southeastern University Lakeland Lakeland Masters 3,069
The University of West Florida Pensacola Doctorate 10,358
University of Central Florida Orlando Doctorate 48,398
University of South Florida Tampa Doctorate & First Professional 44,870
Warner University Lake Wales Masters 1,181

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Social Workers

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Florida. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Social Workers

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for 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


Gainesville 120 $70190 2.24
Jacksonville 120 $66370 0.43
Cape Coral 40 $64420 0.42
Fort Myers 40 $64420 0.42
Orlando 210 $66370 0.43
Kissimmee 210 $66370 0.43
Sanford 210 $66370 0.43
Palm Bay 60 $57840 0.75
Melbourne 60 $57840 0.75
Titusville 60 $57840 0.75
Pensacola 50 $76150 0.69
Ferry Pass 50 $76150 0.69
Brent 50 $76150 0.69
Port St. Lucie 30 $48970 0.54
Miami 580 $59730 0.55
Fort Lauderdale 580 $59730 0.55
West Palm Beach 580 $59730 0.55
North Port 40 $56740 0.35
Sarasota 40 $56740 0.35
Bradenton 40 $56740 0.35
Tallahassee 40 $66370 0.59
Tampa 410 $68310 0.77
St. Petersburg 410 $68310 0.77
Clearwater 410 $68310 0.77
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