Social Work Degree at Xavier University (XU)

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Social Work Degree

The social work program at Xavier University prepares students for careers as an adolescent specialist, child and family social worker, healthcare social worker, mental health and substance abuse social worker, and more. The program focuses on social welfare administration and counseling, as well as studying organized means of providing basic support services for vulnerable individuals and groups. Program courses include: social welfare policy, case work planning, social counseling and intervention strategies, and administrative procedures and regulations. Get more details below including other Ohio colleges that offer social work degrees.

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Students Enrolled in the Social Work Program

Get more details below regarding enrollment, academics, and school demographics. XU offers a bachelor's degree program in social work.

Students by Gender (2013)

 Graduates
Male2
Female11

Students by Race (2013)

 Graduates
Black2
Hispanic1
White10

Career Options for Graduates

Students who have completed the Social Work program at Xavier University, have entered into some of these more popular career paths listed below:

Marriage and Family Therapists

Description

Diagnose and treat mental and emotional disorders, whether cognitive, affective, or behavioral, within the context of marriage and family systems. Apply psychotherapeutic and family systems theories and techniques in the delivery of services to individuals, couples, and families for the purpose of treating such diagnosed nervous and mental disorders.

Career Outlook & Projects ()

According to the BLS, marriage and family therapists employment is expected to grow at a rate of 41.2% from 2010 to 2020

Salary & Wages

  • Cincinnati-Middletown, OH-KY-IN
    • Total Employment: 50
    • Average Hourly Rate: $21.99
    • Average Annual Salary: $45,740

Child, Family, and School Social Workers

Description

Provide social services and assistance to improve the social and psychological functioning of children and their families and to maximize the family well-being and the academic functioning of children. May assist parents, arrange adoptions, and find foster homes for abandoned or abused children. In schools, they address such problems as teenage pregnancy, misbehavior, and truancy. May also advise teachers.

Career Outlook & Projects ()

According to the BLS, child, family, and school social workers employment is expected to grow at a rate of 19.7% from 2010 to 2020

Salary & Wages

  • Cincinnati-Middletown, OH-KY-IN
    • Total Employment: 2,230
    • Average Hourly Rate: $18.71
    • Average Annual Salary: $38,920

Probation Officers and Correctional Treatment Specialists

Description

Provide social services to assist in rehabilitation of law offenders in custody or on probation or parole. Make recommendations for actions involving formulation of rehabilitation plan and treatment of offender, including conditional release and education and employment stipulations.

Social Work Teachers, Postsecondary

Description

Teach courses in social work. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of teaching and research.

Source: Job descriptions, estimated salary and wages, and projected job growth are taken from the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS).

Other schools offering Social Work Programs in Ohio

Social Work programs are available at the colleges and universities listed below.

C = Certificate or Award | A = Associate Degree | B = Bachelor's Degree | M = Master's Degree | D = Doctorate Degree (PhD,MD,...)

Union Institute & University

Cincinnati, OH
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School Details

  • Type: 4-Year Private College
  • 14 students completed this program

Programs

  • Social Work (B)

University of Cincinnati

Cincinnati, OH
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School Details

  • Type: 4-Year Public College
  • 200 students completed this program

Programs

  • Social Work (B,M)

University of Cincinnati - Blue Ash College

Blue Ash, OH
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School Details

  • Type: Community College
  • 10 students completed this program

Programs

  • Social Work (C,A)

College of Mount St. Joseph

Cincinnati, OH
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School Details

  • Type: 4-Year Private College
  • 10 students completed this program

Programs

  • Social Work (B)

University of Cincinnati - Clermont College

Batavia, OH
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School Details

  • Type: Community College
  • 15 students completed this program

Programs

  • Social Work (A)

Miami University - Oxford

Oxford, OH
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School Details

  • Type: 4-Year Public College
  • 35 students completed this program

Programs

  • Social Work (B,D)

Wilmington College

Wilmington, OH
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School Details

  • Type: 4-Year Private College
  • 9 students completed this program

Programs

  • Social Work (B)

Sinclair Community College

Dayton, OH
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School Details

  • Type: Community College
  • 16 students completed this program

Programs

  • Social Work (C,A)

Southern State Community College

Hillsboro, OH
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School Details

  • Type: Community College
  • 16 students completed this program

Programs

  • Social Work (A)

Wright State University

Dayton, OH
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School Details

  • Type: 4-Year Public College
  • 47 students completed this program

Programs

  • Social Work (A,B)

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