Louisiana Social Workers: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Social Workers in Louisiana

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Schools for Social Workers in Louisiana are listed below.

Selected Social Worker Training Schools in Louisiana

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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

Regent University prepares students with the knowledge to excel and the faith to live with purpose.

  • Programs: Doctor of Ministry in Clinical Pastoral Education
  • Degrees: 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 Human Services: Christian Ministry, MA Human Services: Military Resilience, MA in Professional Counseling - 60 Hour, more...
  • Degrees: Master

Study online with California University of Pennsylvania.

  • Programs: Sports Counseling (Certificate) - Online, Law and Public Policy Certificate, Spiritual, Ethical, and Religious Counseling (Certificate) - Online
  • Degrees: Certificate

Pursue an advanced degree in Psychology or Counseling at Divine Mercy University. GO

  • Programs: Online M.S. Counseling
  • Degrees: Master
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More Louisiana Social Worker Training Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Grambling State University Grambling Doctorate 5,161
Louisiana College Pineville Masters 1,056
Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College Baton Rouge Doctorate & First Professional 28,628
Northwestern State University of Louisiana Natchitoches Masters 9,037
Southeastern Louisiana University Hammond Doctorate 14,744
Southern University and A & M College Baton Rouge Doctorate 8,288
Southern University at New Orleans New Orleans Masters 2,648
Tulane University of Louisiana New Orleans Doctorate & First Professional 10,125
University of Louisiana Monroe Monroe Doctorate & First Professional 8,541

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Social Workers

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Louisiana. 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


Baton Rouge 60 $46360 0.35
New Orleans 290 $36810 1.22
Metairie 290 $36810 1.22
Shreveport 70 $72540 0.88
Bossier City 70 $72540 0.88
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