Social Work Degree at Xavier University (XU)

Request more information about the social work program by clicking on the links below:

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.

Learn more by requesting information now!

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 (2015)

 Graduates
Male2
Female16

Students by Race (2015)

 Graduates
Hispanic1
White17

Source: IPEDS Survey 2012-2015: Data obtained from the US Dept. of Education's Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS). Data may vary depending on school and academic year.

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:

Social and Community Service Managers

Description

Plan, direct, or coordinate the activities of a social service program or community outreach organization. Oversee the program or organization's budget and policies regarding participant involvement, program requirements, and benefits. Work may involve directing social workers, counselors, or probation officers.

Career Outlook & Projections ()

According to the BLS, social and community service managers employment is expected to grow at a rate of 9.5% from 2014 to 2024

Salary & Wages

  • Cincinnati, OH-KY-IN
    • Total Employment: 720
    • Average Hourly Rate: $31.74
    • Average Annual Salary: $66,020

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 & Projections ()

According to the BLS, marriage and family therapists employment is expected to grow at a rate of 14.8% from 2014 to 2024

Salary & Wages

  • Cincinnati, OH-KY-IN
    • Total Employment: 50
    • Average Hourly Rate: $17.48
    • Average Annual Salary: $36,350

Counselors, All Other

Description

All counselors not listed separately.

Career Outlook & Projections ()

According to the BLS, counselors, all other employment is expected to grow at a rate of 11.0% from 2014 to 2024

Salary & Wages

  • Cincinnati, OH-KY-IN
    • Total Employment: 280
    • Average Hourly Rate: $20.48
    • Average Annual Salary: $42,600

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 & Projections ()

According to the BLS, child, family, and school social workers employment is expected to grow at a rate of 6.2% from 2014 to 2024

Salary & Wages

  • Cincinnati, OH-KY-IN
    • Total Employment: 2
    • Average Hourly Rate: $20.14
    • Average Annual Salary: $41,890

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
Request Information

School Details

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

Programs

  • Social Work (B)

University of Cincinnati

Cincinnati, OH
Request Information

School Details

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

Programs

  • Social Work (B,M)

University of Cincinnati - Blue Ash College

Blue Ash, OH
Request Information

School Details

  • Type: Community College

Programs

  • Social Work (C,A)

College of Mount St. Joseph

Cincinnati, OH
Request Information

School Details

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

Programs

  • Social Work (B)

University of Cincinnati - Clermont College

Batavia, OH
Request Information

School Details

  • Type: Community College
  • 21 students completed this program

Programs

  • Social Work (A)

Miami University - Oxford

Oxford, OH
Request Information

School Details

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

Programs

  • Social Work (B,M,D)

Wilmington College

Wilmington, OH
Request Information

School Details

  • Type: 4-Year Private College

Programs

  • Social Work (B)

Sinclair Community College

Dayton, OH
Request Information

School Details

  • Type: Community College
  • 21 students completed this program

Programs

  • Social Work (C,A)

Southern State Community College

Hillsboro, OH
Request Information

School Details

  • Type: Community College
  • 10 students completed this program

Programs

  • Social Work (A)

Wright State University

Dayton, OH
Request Information

School Details

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

Programs

  • Social Work (B,M)

Request Information

Contact Information

General Contact

Admissions Office

Financial Aid Office

College Video Tour

School Map