Kentucky Social Work Degree Programs - 2022

AKA: ASW, BSW, MSW, DSW, Clinical MSW

Kentucky Social Work Degree Programs Ranked and Sorted

Last Reviewed: August 29th, 2022

Social Worker License has analyzed data from 31 schools who offer degree programs in the field of social work and human services.

Whether you live in Louisville, Lexington, Bowling Green or elsewhere in Kentucky, you can find the right social work or human services degree program for you. Filter schools in Kentucky by degree level and field type. Rank schools by features that matter to you. Explore all the social work programs offered in Kentucky below.

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Type of Institution

Program Fields (and degrees offered)

Elizabethtown Community and Technical CollegeElizabethtown, KY 1st for In-State Tuition $4,488 IN-STATE TUITION $15,240 OUT-OF-STATE TUITION
Human Services, General.

Degree Levels Offered

  • Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma
  • Associate's Degree

Salary 1 Year After Graduation

Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma
Not enough data
Associate's Degree
Not enough data

Program description:

A program that focuses on the general study and provision of human and social services to individuals and communities and prepares individuals to work in public and private human services agencies and organizations. Includes instruction in the social sciences, psychology, principles of social service, human services policy, planning and evaluation, social services law and administration, and applications to particular issues, services, localities, and populations.

Social Work.

Degree Levels Offered

  • Associate's Degree

Salary 1 Year After Graduation

Associate's Degree
Not enough data

Program fields may include:

  • Social Work.
  • Youth Services/Administration.
  • Forensic Social Work.
  • Social Work, Other.
Institution Specifics/Quality

Type of Institution

Public

Total Enrollment

3,823

Accredited By:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges

Graduation Rate:

Not enough data

Costs

In-State Tuition:

$4,488

Out-of-State Tuition:

$15,240

Average Cost (tuition, fees, books, supplies and living expenses - minus grant/scholarship aid):

$5,645

Admissions

Applicants Accepted:

Not enough data

Average SAT Score:

N/A

Average SAT Reading Score:

N/A

Average SAT Math Score:

N/A

Hazard Community and Technical CollegeHazard, KY 2nd for In-State Tuition $4,488 IN-STATE TUITION $15,240 OUT-OF-STATE TUITION
Human Services, General.

Degree Levels Offered

  • Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma
  • Associate's Degree

Salary 1 Year After Graduation

Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma
Not enough data
Associate's Degree
Not enough data

Program description:

A program that focuses on the general study and provision of human and social services to individuals and communities and prepares individuals to work in public and private human services agencies and organizations. Includes instruction in the social sciences, psychology, principles of social service, human services policy, planning and evaluation, social services law and administration, and applications to particular issues, services, localities, and populations.

Social Work.

Degree Levels Offered

  • Associate's Degree

Salary 1 Year After Graduation

Associate's Degree
Not enough data

Program fields may include:

  • Social Work.
  • Youth Services/Administration.
  • Forensic Social Work.
  • Social Work, Other.
Institution Specifics/Quality

Type of Institution

Public

Total Enrollment

1,470

Accredited By:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges

Graduation Rate:

Not enough data

Costs

In-State Tuition:

$4,488

Out-of-State Tuition:

$15,240

Average Cost (tuition, fees, books, supplies and living expenses - minus grant/scholarship aid):

$3,817

Admissions

Applicants Accepted:

Not enough data

Average SAT Score:

N/A

Average SAT Reading Score:

N/A

Average SAT Math Score:

N/A

Henderson Community CollegeHenderson, KY 3rd for In-State Tuition $4,488 IN-STATE TUITION $15,240 OUT-OF-STATE TUITION
Human Services, General.

Degree Levels Offered

  • Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma

Salary 1 Year After Graduation

Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma
Not enough data

Program description:

A program that focuses on the general study and provision of human and social services to individuals and communities and prepares individuals to work in public and private human services agencies and organizations. Includes instruction in the social sciences, psychology, principles of social service, human services policy, planning and evaluation, social services law and administration, and applications to particular issues, services, localities, and populations.

Institution Specifics/Quality

Type of Institution

Public

Total Enrollment

838

Accredited By:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges

Graduation Rate:

Not enough data

Costs

In-State Tuition:

$4,488

Out-of-State Tuition:

$15,240

Average Cost (tuition, fees, books, supplies and living expenses - minus grant/scholarship aid):

$5,970

Admissions

Applicants Accepted:

Not enough data

Average SAT Score:

N/A

Average SAT Reading Score:

N/A

Average SAT Math Score:

N/A

Hopkinsville Community CollegeHopkinsville, KY 4th for In-State Tuition $4,488 IN-STATE TUITION $15,240 OUT-OF-STATE TUITION
Human Services, General.

Degree Levels Offered

  • Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma
  • Associate's Degree

Salary 1 Year After Graduation

Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma
Not enough data
Associate's Degree
Not enough data

Program description:

A program that focuses on the general study and provision of human and social services to individuals and communities and prepares individuals to work in public and private human services agencies and organizations. Includes instruction in the social sciences, psychology, principles of social service, human services policy, planning and evaluation, social services law and administration, and applications to particular issues, services, localities, and populations.

Social Work.

Degree Levels Offered

  • Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma
  • Associate's Degree

Salary 1 Year After Graduation

Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma
Not enough data
Associate's Degree
Not enough data

Program fields may include:

  • Social Work.
  • Youth Services/Administration.
  • Forensic Social Work.
  • Social Work, Other.
Institution Specifics/Quality

Type of Institution

Public

Total Enrollment

1,663

Accredited By:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges

Graduation Rate:

Not enough data

Costs

In-State Tuition:

$4,488

Out-of-State Tuition:

$15,240

Average Cost (tuition, fees, books, supplies and living expenses - minus grant/scholarship aid):

$4,872

Admissions

Applicants Accepted:

Not enough data

Average SAT Score:

N/A

Average SAT Reading Score:

N/A

Average SAT Math Score:

N/A

Madisonville Community CollegeMadisonville, KY 5th for In-State Tuition $4,488 IN-STATE TUITION $15,240 OUT-OF-STATE TUITION
Human Services, General.

Degree Levels Offered

  • Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma
  • Associate's Degree

Salary 1 Year After Graduation

Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma
Not enough data
Associate's Degree
Not enough data

Program description:

A program that focuses on the general study and provision of human and social services to individuals and communities and prepares individuals to work in public and private human services agencies and organizations. Includes instruction in the social sciences, psychology, principles of social service, human services policy, planning and evaluation, social services law and administration, and applications to particular issues, services, localities, and populations.

Social Work.

Degree Levels Offered

  • Associate's Degree

Salary 1 Year After Graduation

Associate's Degree
Not enough data

Program fields may include:

  • Social Work.
  • Youth Services/Administration.
  • Forensic Social Work.
  • Social Work, Other.
Institution Specifics/Quality

Type of Institution

Public

Total Enrollment

1,906

Accredited By:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges

Graduation Rate:

Not enough data

Costs

In-State Tuition:

$4,488

Out-of-State Tuition:

$15,240

Average Cost (tuition, fees, books, supplies and living expenses - minus grant/scholarship aid):

$3,996

Admissions

Applicants Accepted:

Not enough data

Average SAT Score:

N/A

Average SAT Reading Score:

N/A

Average SAT Math Score:

N/A

West Kentucky Community and Technical CollegePaducah, KY 6th for In-State Tuition $4,488 IN-STATE TUITION $15,240 OUT-OF-STATE TUITION
Human Services, General.

Degree Levels Offered

  • Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma

Salary 1 Year After Graduation

Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma
Not enough data

Program description:

A program that focuses on the general study and provision of human and social services to individuals and communities and prepares individuals to work in public and private human services agencies and organizations. Includes instruction in the social sciences, psychology, principles of social service, human services policy, planning and evaluation, social services law and administration, and applications to particular issues, services, localities, and populations.

Institution Specifics/Quality

Type of Institution

Public

Total Enrollment

3,179

Accredited By:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges

Graduation Rate:

Not enough data

Costs

In-State Tuition:

$4,488

Out-of-State Tuition:

$15,240

Average Cost (tuition, fees, books, supplies and living expenses - minus grant/scholarship aid):

$5,679

Admissions

Applicants Accepted:

Not enough data

Average SAT Score:

N/A

Average SAT Reading Score:

N/A

Average SAT Math Score:

N/A

Big Sandy Community and Technical CollegePrestonsburg, KY 7th for In-State Tuition $4,488 IN-STATE TUITION $15,240 OUT-OF-STATE TUITION
Human Services, General.

Degree Levels Offered

  • Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma
  • Associate's Degree

Salary 1 Year After Graduation

Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma
Not enough data
Associate's Degree
Not enough data

Program description:

A program that focuses on the general study and provision of human and social services to individuals and communities and prepares individuals to work in public and private human services agencies and organizations. Includes instruction in the social sciences, psychology, principles of social service, human services policy, planning and evaluation, social services law and administration, and applications to particular issues, services, localities, and populations.

Social Work.

Degree Levels Offered

  • Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma
  • Associate's Degree

Salary 1 Year After Graduation

Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma
Not enough data
Associate's Degree
Not enough data

Program fields may include:

  • Social Work.
  • Youth Services/Administration.
  • Forensic Social Work.
  • Social Work, Other.
Institution Specifics/Quality

Type of Institution

Public

Total Enrollment

1,966

Accredited By:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges

Graduation Rate:

Not enough data

Costs

In-State Tuition:

$4,488

Out-of-State Tuition:

$15,240

Average Cost (tuition, fees, books, supplies and living expenses - minus grant/scholarship aid):

$3,842

Admissions

Applicants Accepted:

Not enough data

Average SAT Score:

N/A

Average SAT Reading Score:

N/A

Average SAT Math Score:

N/A

Somerset Community CollegeSomerset, KY 8th for In-State Tuition $4,488 IN-STATE TUITION $15,240 OUT-OF-STATE TUITION
Human Services, General.

Degree Levels Offered

  • Associate's Degree

Salary 1 Year After Graduation

Associate's Degree
Not enough data

Program description:

A program that focuses on the general study and provision of human and social services to individuals and communities and prepares individuals to work in public and private human services agencies and organizations. Includes instruction in the social sciences, psychology, principles of social service, human services policy, planning and evaluation, social services law and administration, and applications to particular issues, services, localities, and populations.

Institution Specifics/Quality

Type of Institution

Public

Total Enrollment

3,516

Accredited By:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges

Graduation Rate:

Not enough data

Costs

In-State Tuition:

$4,488

Out-of-State Tuition:

$15,240

Average Cost (tuition, fees, books, supplies and living expenses - minus grant/scholarship aid):

$4,858

Admissions

Applicants Accepted:

Not enough data

Average SAT Score:

N/A

Average SAT Reading Score:

N/A

Average SAT Math Score:

N/A

Southeast Kentucky Community & Technical CollegeCumberland, KY 9th for In-State Tuition $4,488 IN-STATE TUITION $15,240 OUT-OF-STATE TUITION
Human Services, General.

Degree Levels Offered

  • Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma

Salary 1 Year After Graduation

Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma
Not enough data

Program description:

A program that focuses on the general study and provision of human and social services to individuals and communities and prepares individuals to work in public and private human services agencies and organizations. Includes instruction in the social sciences, psychology, principles of social service, human services policy, planning and evaluation, social services law and administration, and applications to particular issues, services, localities, and populations.

Institution Specifics/Quality

Type of Institution

Public

Total Enrollment

1,490

Accredited By:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges

Graduation Rate:

Not enough data

Costs

In-State Tuition:

$4,488

Out-of-State Tuition:

$15,240

Average Cost (tuition, fees, books, supplies and living expenses - minus grant/scholarship aid):

$3,582

Admissions

Applicants Accepted:

Not enough data

Average SAT Score:

N/A

Average SAT Reading Score:

N/A

Average SAT Math Score:

N/A

Owensboro Community and Technical CollegeOwensboro, KY 10th for In-State Tuition $4,488 IN-STATE TUITION $15,240 OUT-OF-STATE TUITION
Human Services, General.

Degree Levels Offered

  • Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma
  • Associate's Degree

Salary 1 Year After Graduation

Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma
Not enough data
Associate's Degree
Not enough data

Program description:

A program that focuses on the general study and provision of human and social services to individuals and communities and prepares individuals to work in public and private human services agencies and organizations. Includes instruction in the social sciences, psychology, principles of social service, human services policy, planning and evaluation, social services law and administration, and applications to particular issues, services, localities, and populations.

Institution Specifics/Quality

Type of Institution

Public

Total Enrollment

2,228

Accredited By:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges

Graduation Rate:

Not enough data

Costs

In-State Tuition:

$4,488

Out-of-State Tuition:

$15,240

Average Cost (tuition, fees, books, supplies and living expenses - minus grant/scholarship aid):

$5,542

Admissions

Applicants Accepted:

Not enough data

Average SAT Score:

N/A

Average SAT Reading Score:

N/A

Average SAT Math Score:

N/A

Bluegrass Community and Technical CollegeLexington, KY 11th for In-State Tuition $4,568 IN-STATE TUITION $15,320 OUT-OF-STATE TUITION
Human Services, General.

Degree Levels Offered

  • Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma
  • Associate's Degree

Salary 1 Year After Graduation

Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma
Not enough data
Associate's Degree
Not enough data

Program description:

A program that focuses on the general study and provision of human and social services to individuals and communities and prepares individuals to work in public and private human services agencies and organizations. Includes instruction in the social sciences, psychology, principles of social service, human services policy, planning and evaluation, social services law and administration, and applications to particular issues, services, localities, and populations.

Institution Specifics/Quality

Type of Institution

Public

Total Enrollment

8,310

Accredited By:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges

Graduation Rate:

Not enough data

Costs

In-State Tuition:

$4,568

Out-of-State Tuition:

$15,320

Average Cost (tuition, fees, books, supplies and living expenses - minus grant/scholarship aid):

$5,625

Admissions

Applicants Accepted:

Not enough data

Average SAT Score:

N/A

Average SAT Reading Score:

N/A

Average SAT Math Score:

N/A

Jefferson Community and Technical CollegeLouisville, KY 12th for In-State Tuition $4,568 IN-STATE TUITION $15,320 OUT-OF-STATE TUITION
Human Services, General.

Degree Levels Offered

  • Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma
  • Associate's Degree

Salary 1 Year After Graduation

Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma
Not enough data
Associate's Degree
Not enough data

Program description:

A program that focuses on the general study and provision of human and social services to individuals and communities and prepares individuals to work in public and private human services agencies and organizations. Includes instruction in the social sciences, psychology, principles of social service, human services policy, planning and evaluation, social services law and administration, and applications to particular issues, services, localities, and populations.

Social Work.

Degree Levels Offered

  • Associate's Degree

Salary 1 Year After Graduation

Associate's Degree
Not enough data

Program fields may include:

  • Social Work.
  • Youth Services/Administration.
  • Forensic Social Work.
  • Social Work, Other.
Institution Specifics/Quality

Type of Institution

Public

Total Enrollment

7,881

Accredited By:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges

Graduation Rate:

Not enough data

Costs

In-State Tuition:

$4,568

Out-of-State Tuition:

$15,320

Average Cost (tuition, fees, books, supplies and living expenses - minus grant/scholarship aid):

$5,954

Admissions

Applicants Accepted:

Not enough data

Average SAT Score:

N/A

Average SAT Reading Score:

N/A

Average SAT Math Score:

N/A

Gateway Community and Technical CollegeFlorence, KY 13th for In-State Tuition $4,568 IN-STATE TUITION $15,320 OUT-OF-STATE TUITION
Human Services, General.

Degree Levels Offered

  • Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma
  • Associate's Degree

Salary 1 Year After Graduation

Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma
Not enough data
Associate's Degree
Not enough data

Program description:

A program that focuses on the general study and provision of human and social services to individuals and communities and prepares individuals to work in public and private human services agencies and organizations. Includes instruction in the social sciences, psychology, principles of social service, human services policy, planning and evaluation, social services law and administration, and applications to particular issues, services, localities, and populations.

Social Work.

Degree Levels Offered

  • Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma
  • Associate's Degree

Salary 1 Year After Graduation

Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma
Not enough data
Associate's Degree
Not enough data

Program fields may include:

  • Social Work.
  • Youth Services/Administration.
  • Forensic Social Work.
  • Social Work, Other.
Institution Specifics/Quality

Type of Institution

Public

Total Enrollment

2,708

Accredited By:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges

Graduation Rate:

Not enough data

Costs

In-State Tuition:

$4,568

Out-of-State Tuition:

$15,320

Average Cost (tuition, fees, books, supplies and living expenses - minus grant/scholarship aid):

$5,671

Admissions

Applicants Accepted:

Not enough data

Average SAT Score:

N/A

Average SAT Reading Score:

N/A

Average SAT Math Score:

N/A

Kentucky State UniversityFrankfort, KY 14th for In-State Tuition $8,800 IN-STATE TUITION $12,650 OUT-OF-STATE TUITION
Social Work.

Degree Levels Offered

  • Bachelors Degree

Salary 1 Year After Graduation

Bachelors Degree
$26,599

Program fields may include:

  • Social Work.
  • Youth Services/Administration.
  • Forensic Social Work.
  • Social Work, Other.
Institution Specifics/Quality

Type of Institution

Public

Total Enrollment

1,658

Accredited By:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges

Graduation Rate:

21.1%

Costs

In-State Tuition:

$8,800

Out-of-State Tuition:

$12,650

Average Cost (tuition, fees, books, supplies and living expenses - minus grant/scholarship aid):

$7,343

Admissions

Applicants Accepted:

83.98%

Average SAT Score:

N/A

Average SAT Reading Score:

480

Average SAT Math Score:

475

Murray State UniversityMurray, KY 15th for In-State Tuition $9,168 IN-STATE TUITION $18,348 OUT-OF-STATE TUITION
Social Work.

Degree Levels Offered

  • Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma
  • Bachelors Degree
  • Master's Degree
  • Graduate/Professional Certificate

Salary 1 Year After Graduation

Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma
Not enough data
Bachelors Degree
$26,989
Master's Degree
Not enough data
Graduate/Professional Certificate
Not enough data

Program fields may include:

  • Social Work.
  • Youth Services/Administration.
  • Forensic Social Work.
  • Social Work, Other.
Mental and Social Health Services and Allied Professions.

Degree Levels Offered

  • Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma

Salary 1 Year After Graduation

Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma
Not enough data

Program fields may include:

  • Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling.
  • Psychiatric/Mental Health Services Technician.
  • Clinical/Medical Social Work.
  • Community Health Services/Liaison/Counseling.
  • Marriage and Family Therapy/Counseling.
  • Clinical Pastoral Counseling/Patient Counseling.
  • Psychoanalysis and Psychotherapy.
  • Mental Health Counseling/Counselor.
  • Genetic Counseling/Counselor.
  • Infant/Toddler Mental Health Services.
  • Medical Family Therapy/Therapist.
  • Hospice and Palliative Care.
  • Trauma Counseling.
  • Reserved.
  • Mental and Social Health Services and Allied Professions, Other.
Institution Specifics/Quality

Type of Institution

Public

Total Enrollment

6,981

Accredited By:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges

Graduation Rate:

59.03%

Costs

In-State Tuition:

$9,168

Out-of-State Tuition:

$18,348

Average Cost (tuition, fees, books, supplies and living expenses - minus grant/scholarship aid):

$11,736

Admissions

Applicants Accepted:

77.03%

Average SAT Score:

N/A

Average SAT Reading Score:

565

Average SAT Math Score:

560

Morehead State UniversityMorehead, KY 16th for In-State Tuition $9,290 IN-STATE TUITION $13,876 OUT-OF-STATE TUITION
Social Work.

Degree Levels Offered

  • Associate's Degree
  • Bachelors Degree

Salary 1 Year After Graduation

Associate's Degree
Not enough data
Bachelors Degree
$27,189

Program fields may include:

  • Social Work.
  • Youth Services/Administration.
  • Forensic Social Work.
  • Social Work, Other.
Institution Specifics/Quality

Type of Institution

Public

Total Enrollment

5,680

Accredited By:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges

Graduation Rate:

46.52%

Costs

In-State Tuition:

$9,290

Out-of-State Tuition:

$13,876

Average Cost (tuition, fees, books, supplies and living expenses - minus grant/scholarship aid):

$12,096

Admissions

Applicants Accepted:

76.7%

Average SAT Score:

N/A

Average SAT Reading Score:

N/A

Average SAT Math Score:

N/A

University of the CumberlandsWilliamsburg, KY 17th for In-State Tuition $9,875 IN-STATE TUITION $9,875 OUT-OF-STATE TUITION
Human Services, General.

Degree Levels Offered

  • Associate's Degree
  • Bachelors Degree

Salary 1 Year After Graduation

Associate's Degree
Not enough data
Bachelors Degree
$28,264

Program description:

A program that focuses on the general study and provision of human and social services to individuals and communities and prepares individuals to work in public and private human services agencies and organizations. Includes instruction in the social sciences, psychology, principles of social service, human services policy, planning and evaluation, social services law and administration, and applications to particular issues, services, localities, and populations.

Mental and Social Health Services and Allied Professions.

Degree Levels Offered

  • Bachelors Degree

Salary 1 Year After Graduation

Bachelors Degree
$29,799

Program fields may include:

  • Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling.
  • Psychiatric/Mental Health Services Technician.
  • Clinical/Medical Social Work.
  • Community Health Services/Liaison/Counseling.
  • Marriage and Family Therapy/Counseling.
  • Clinical Pastoral Counseling/Patient Counseling.
  • Psychoanalysis and Psychotherapy.
  • Mental Health Counseling/Counselor.
  • Genetic Counseling/Counselor.
  • Infant/Toddler Mental Health Services.
  • Medical Family Therapy/Therapist.
  • Hospice and Palliative Care.
  • Trauma Counseling.
  • Reserved.
  • Mental and Social Health Services and Allied Professions, Other.
Institution Specifics/Quality

Type of Institution

Private nonprofit

Total Enrollment

4,014

Accredited By:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges

Graduation Rate:

33.12%

Costs

In-State Tuition:

$9,875

Out-of-State Tuition:

$9,875

Average Cost (tuition, fees, books, supplies and living expenses - minus grant/scholarship aid):

$13,476

Admissions

Applicants Accepted:

81.44%

Average SAT Score:

N/A

Average SAT Reading Score:

515

Average SAT Math Score:

520

Eastern Kentucky UniversityRichmond, KY 18th for In-State Tuition $9,876 IN-STATE TUITION $19,948 OUT-OF-STATE TUITION
Social Work.

Degree Levels Offered

  • Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma
  • Bachelors Degree

Salary 1 Year After Graduation

Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma
Not enough data
Bachelors Degree
$33,448

Program fields may include:

  • Social Work.
  • Youth Services/Administration.
  • Forensic Social Work.
  • Social Work, Other.
Institution Specifics/Quality

Type of Institution

Public

Total Enrollment

11,255

Accredited By:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges

Graduation Rate:

53.2%

Costs

In-State Tuition:

$9,876

Out-of-State Tuition:

$19,948

Average Cost (tuition, fees, books, supplies and living expenses - minus grant/scholarship aid):

$13,763

Admissions

Applicants Accepted:

97.95%

Average SAT Score:

N/A

Average SAT Reading Score:

535

Average SAT Math Score:

525

Northern Kentucky UniversityHighland Heights, KY 19th for In-State Tuition $10,296 IN-STATE TUITION $20,256 OUT-OF-STATE TUITION
Social Work.

Degree Levels Offered

  • Bachelors Degree
  • Master's Degree

Salary 1 Year After Graduation

Bachelors Degree
$34,573
Master's Degree
$42,253

Program fields may include:

  • Social Work.
  • Youth Services/Administration.
  • Forensic Social Work.
  • Social Work, Other.
Mental and Social Health Services and Allied Professions.

Degree Levels Offered

  • Bachelors Degree
  • Master's Degree

Salary 1 Year After Graduation

Bachelors Degree
Not enough data
Master's Degree
Not enough data

Program fields may include:

  • Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling.
  • Psychiatric/Mental Health Services Technician.
  • Clinical/Medical Social Work.
  • Community Health Services/Liaison/Counseling.
  • Marriage and Family Therapy/Counseling.
  • Clinical Pastoral Counseling/Patient Counseling.
  • Psychoanalysis and Psychotherapy.
  • Mental Health Counseling/Counselor.
  • Genetic Counseling/Counselor.
  • Infant/Toddler Mental Health Services.
  • Medical Family Therapy/Therapist.
  • Hospice and Palliative Care.
  • Trauma Counseling.
  • Reserved.
  • Mental and Social Health Services and Allied Professions, Other.
Institution Specifics/Quality

Type of Institution

Public

Total Enrollment

9,604

Accredited By:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges

Graduation Rate:

46.61%

Costs

In-State Tuition:

$10,296

Out-of-State Tuition:

$20,256

Average Cost (tuition, fees, books, supplies and living expenses - minus grant/scholarship aid):

$9,183

Admissions

Applicants Accepted:

87.03%

Average SAT Score:

N/A

Average SAT Reading Score:

535

Average SAT Math Score:

540

Western Kentucky UniversityBowling Green, KY 20th for In-State Tuition $10,802 IN-STATE TUITION $26,496 OUT-OF-STATE TUITION
Social Work.

Degree Levels Offered

  • Bachelors Degree
  • Master's Degree

Salary 1 Year After Graduation

Bachelors Degree
$31,481
Master's Degree
$37,187

Program fields may include:

  • Social Work.
  • Youth Services/Administration.
  • Forensic Social Work.
  • Social Work, Other.
Mental and Social Health Services and Allied Professions.

Degree Levels Offered

  • Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma
  • Graduate/Professional Certificate

Salary 1 Year After Graduation

Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma
Not enough data
Graduate/Professional Certificate
Not enough data

Program fields may include:

  • Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling.
  • Psychiatric/Mental Health Services Technician.
  • Clinical/Medical Social Work.
  • Community Health Services/Liaison/Counseling.
  • Marriage and Family Therapy/Counseling.
  • Clinical Pastoral Counseling/Patient Counseling.
  • Psychoanalysis and Psychotherapy.
  • Mental Health Counseling/Counselor.
  • Genetic Counseling/Counselor.
  • Infant/Toddler Mental Health Services.
  • Medical Family Therapy/Therapist.
  • Hospice and Palliative Care.
  • Trauma Counseling.
  • Reserved.
  • Mental and Social Health Services and Allied Professions, Other.
Institution Specifics/Quality

Type of Institution

Public

Total Enrollment

13,086

Accredited By:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges

Graduation Rate:

56.29%

Costs

In-State Tuition:

$10,802

Out-of-State Tuition:

$26,496

Average Cost (tuition, fees, books, supplies and living expenses - minus grant/scholarship aid):

$12,522

Admissions

Applicants Accepted:

97.75%

Average SAT Score:

N/A

Average SAT Reading Score:

550

Average SAT Math Score:

530

University of LouisvilleLouisville, KY 21st for In-State Tuition $12,162 IN-STATE TUITION $28,508 OUT-OF-STATE TUITION
Social Work.

Degree Levels Offered

  • Bachelors Degree
  • Master's Degree
  • Doctoral Degree

Salary 1 Year After Graduation

Bachelors Degree
$34,088
Master's Degree
$40,801
Doctoral Degree
Not enough data

Program fields may include:

  • Social Work.
  • Youth Services/Administration.
  • Forensic Social Work.
  • Social Work, Other.
Institution Specifics/Quality

Type of Institution

Public

Total Enrollment

14,309

Accredited By:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges

Graduation Rate:

59.03%

Costs

In-State Tuition:

$12,162

Out-of-State Tuition:

$28,508

Average Cost (tuition, fees, books, supplies and living expenses - minus grant/scholarship aid):

$16,828

Admissions

Applicants Accepted:

65.12%

Average SAT Score:

N/A

Average SAT Reading Score:

585

Average SAT Math Score:

575

University of KentuckyLexington, KY 22nd for In-State Tuition $12,484 IN-STATE TUITION $31,294 OUT-OF-STATE TUITION
Social Work.

Degree Levels Offered

  • Bachelors Degree
  • Master's Degree
  • Doctoral Degree
  • Graduate/Professional Certificate

Salary 1 Year After Graduation

Bachelors Degree
$28,314
Master's Degree
$38,642
Doctoral Degree
Not enough data
Graduate/Professional Certificate
Not enough data

Program fields may include:

  • Social Work.
  • Youth Services/Administration.
  • Forensic Social Work.
  • Social Work, Other.
Institution Specifics/Quality

Type of Institution

Public

Total Enrollment

21,788

Accredited By:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges

Graduation Rate:

67.36%

Costs

In-State Tuition:

$12,484

Out-of-State Tuition:

$31,294

Average Cost (tuition, fees, books, supplies and living expenses - minus grant/scholarship aid):

$18,203

Admissions

Applicants Accepted:

96.36%

Average SAT Score:

N/A

Average SAT Reading Score:

590

Average SAT Math Score:

585

Kentucky Christian UniversityGrayson, KY 23rd for In-State Tuition $21,200 IN-STATE TUITION $21,200 OUT-OF-STATE TUITION
Social Work.

Degree Levels Offered

  • Bachelors Degree

Salary 1 Year After Graduation

Bachelors Degree
Not enough data

Program fields may include:

  • Social Work.
  • Youth Services/Administration.
  • Forensic Social Work.
  • Social Work, Other.
Institution Specifics/Quality

Type of Institution

Private nonprofit

Total Enrollment

514

Accredited By:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges

Graduation Rate:

34.15%

Costs

In-State Tuition:

$21,200

Out-of-State Tuition:

$21,200

Average Cost (tuition, fees, books, supplies and living expenses - minus grant/scholarship aid):

$20,709

Admissions

Applicants Accepted:

28.29%

Average SAT Score:

N/A

Average SAT Reading Score:

442

Average SAT Math Score:

400

University of PikevillePikeville, KY 24th for In-State Tuition $22,050 IN-STATE TUITION $22,050 OUT-OF-STATE TUITION
Social Work.

Degree Levels Offered

  • Associate's Degree
  • Bachelors Degree

Salary 1 Year After Graduation

Associate's Degree
Not enough data
Bachelors Degree
Not enough data

Program fields may include:

  • Social Work.
  • Youth Services/Administration.
  • Forensic Social Work.
  • Social Work, Other.
Institution Specifics/Quality

Type of Institution

Private nonprofit

Total Enrollment

1,073

Accredited By:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges

Graduation Rate:

30.5%

Costs

In-State Tuition:

$22,050

Out-of-State Tuition:

$22,050

Average Cost (tuition, fees, books, supplies and living expenses - minus grant/scholarship aid):

$13,785

Admissions

Applicants Accepted:

Not enough data

Average SAT Score:

N/A

Average SAT Reading Score:

N/A

Average SAT Math Score:

N/A

Brescia UniversityOwensboro, KY 25th for In-State Tuition $25,100 IN-STATE TUITION $25,100 OUT-OF-STATE TUITION
Human Services, General.

Degree Levels Offered

  • Associate's Degree

Salary 1 Year After Graduation

Associate's Degree
Not enough data

Program description:

A program that focuses on the general study and provision of human and social services to individuals and communities and prepares individuals to work in public and private human services agencies and organizations. Includes instruction in the social sciences, psychology, principles of social service, human services policy, planning and evaluation, social services law and administration, and applications to particular issues, services, localities, and populations.

Social Work.

Degree Levels Offered

  • Bachelors Degree
  • Master's Degree

Salary 1 Year After Graduation

Bachelors Degree
$34,450
Master's Degree
$35,643

Program fields may include:

  • Social Work.
  • Youth Services/Administration.
  • Forensic Social Work.
  • Social Work, Other.
Institution Specifics/Quality

Type of Institution

Private nonprofit

Total Enrollment

803

Accredited By:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges

Graduation Rate:

33.76%

Costs

In-State Tuition:

$25,100

Out-of-State Tuition:

$25,100

Average Cost (tuition, fees, books, supplies and living expenses - minus grant/scholarship aid):

$13,831

Admissions

Applicants Accepted:

47.83%

Average SAT Score:

N/A

Average SAT Reading Score:

511

Average SAT Math Score:

524

Campbellsville UniversityCampbellsville, KY 26th for In-State Tuition $25,400 IN-STATE TUITION $25,400 OUT-OF-STATE TUITION
Social Work.

Degree Levels Offered

  • Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma
  • Bachelors Degree
  • Master's Degree

Salary 1 Year After Graduation

Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma
Not enough data
Bachelors Degree
$31,569
Master's Degree
$37,194

Program fields may include:

  • Social Work.
  • Youth Services/Administration.
  • Forensic Social Work.
  • Social Work, Other.
Institution Specifics/Quality

Type of Institution

Private nonprofit

Total Enrollment

2,723

Accredited By:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges

Graduation Rate:

42.34%

Costs

In-State Tuition:

$25,400

Out-of-State Tuition:

$25,400

Average Cost (tuition, fees, books, supplies and living expenses - minus grant/scholarship aid):

$19,819

Admissions

Applicants Accepted:

77.64%

Average SAT Score:

N/A

Average SAT Reading Score:

N/A

Average SAT Math Score:

N/A

Lindsey Wilson CollegeColumbia, KY 27th for In-State Tuition $25,718 IN-STATE TUITION $25,718 OUT-OF-STATE TUITION
Human Services, General.

Degree Levels Offered

  • Bachelors Degree
  • Master's Degree

Salary 1 Year After Graduation

Bachelors Degree
$26,837
Master's Degree
Not enough data

Program description:

A program that focuses on the general study and provision of human and social services to individuals and communities and prepares individuals to work in public and private human services agencies and organizations. Includes instruction in the social sciences, psychology, principles of social service, human services policy, planning and evaluation, social services law and administration, and applications to particular issues, services, localities, and populations.

Mental and Social Health Services and Allied Professions.

Degree Levels Offered

  • Graduate/Professional Certificate

Salary 1 Year After Graduation

Graduate/Professional Certificate
Not enough data

Program fields may include:

  • Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling.
  • Psychiatric/Mental Health Services Technician.
  • Clinical/Medical Social Work.
  • Community Health Services/Liaison/Counseling.
  • Marriage and Family Therapy/Counseling.
  • Clinical Pastoral Counseling/Patient Counseling.
  • Psychoanalysis and Psychotherapy.
  • Mental Health Counseling/Counselor.
  • Genetic Counseling/Counselor.
  • Infant/Toddler Mental Health Services.
  • Medical Family Therapy/Therapist.
  • Hospice and Palliative Care.
  • Trauma Counseling.
  • Reserved.
  • Mental and Social Health Services and Allied Professions, Other.
Institution Specifics/Quality

Type of Institution

Private nonprofit

Total Enrollment

1,905

Accredited By:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges

Graduation Rate:

37.86%

Costs

In-State Tuition:

$25,718

Out-of-State Tuition:

$25,718

Average Cost (tuition, fees, books, supplies and living expenses - minus grant/scholarship aid):

$14,991

Admissions

Applicants Accepted:

Not enough data

Average SAT Score:

N/A

Average SAT Reading Score:

N/A

Average SAT Math Score:

N/A

Spalding UniversityLouisville, KY 28th for In-State Tuition $25,975 IN-STATE TUITION $25,975 OUT-OF-STATE TUITION
Social Work.

Degree Levels Offered

  • Bachelors Degree
  • Master's Degree

Salary 1 Year After Graduation

Bachelors Degree
Not enough data
Master's Degree
$40,352

Program fields may include:

  • Social Work.
  • Youth Services/Administration.
  • Forensic Social Work.
  • Social Work, Other.
Institution Specifics/Quality

Type of Institution

Private nonprofit

Total Enrollment

842

Accredited By:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges

Graduation Rate:

45.61%

Costs

In-State Tuition:

$25,975

Out-of-State Tuition:

$25,975

Average Cost (tuition, fees, books, supplies and living expenses - minus grant/scholarship aid):

$21,976

Admissions

Applicants Accepted:

93.43%

Average SAT Score:

N/A

Average SAT Reading Score:

499

Average SAT Math Score:

501

Union CollegeBarbourville, KY 29th for In-State Tuition $28,000 IN-STATE TUITION $28,000 OUT-OF-STATE TUITION
Social Work.

Degree Levels Offered

  • Bachelors Degree

Salary 1 Year After Graduation

Bachelors Degree
Not enough data

Program fields may include:

  • Social Work.
  • Youth Services/Administration.
  • Forensic Social Work.
  • Social Work, Other.
Mental and Social Health Services and Allied Professions.

Degree Levels Offered

  • Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma
  • Bachelors Degree
  • Master's Degree
  • Graduate/Professional Certificate

Salary 1 Year After Graduation

Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma
Not enough data
Bachelors Degree
Not enough data
Master's Degree
Not enough data
Graduate/Professional Certificate
Not enough data

Program fields may include:

  • Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling.
  • Psychiatric/Mental Health Services Technician.
  • Clinical/Medical Social Work.
  • Community Health Services/Liaison/Counseling.
  • Marriage and Family Therapy/Counseling.
  • Clinical Pastoral Counseling/Patient Counseling.
  • Psychoanalysis and Psychotherapy.
  • Mental Health Counseling/Counselor.
  • Genetic Counseling/Counselor.
  • Infant/Toddler Mental Health Services.
  • Medical Family Therapy/Therapist.
  • Hospice and Palliative Care.
  • Trauma Counseling.
  • Reserved.
  • Mental and Social Health Services and Allied Professions, Other.
Institution Specifics/Quality

Type of Institution

Private nonprofit

Total Enrollment

927

Accredited By:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges

Graduation Rate:

28.64%

Costs

In-State Tuition:

$28,000

Out-of-State Tuition:

$28,000

Average Cost (tuition, fees, books, supplies and living expenses - minus grant/scholarship aid):

$20,558

Admissions

Applicants Accepted:

57.33%

Average SAT Score:

N/A

Average SAT Reading Score:

N/A

Average SAT Math Score:

N/A

Asbury UniversityWilmore, KY 30th for In-State Tuition $32,028 IN-STATE TUITION $32,028 OUT-OF-STATE TUITION
Social Work.

Degree Levels Offered

  • Bachelors Degree
  • Master's Degree

Salary 1 Year After Graduation

Bachelors Degree
Not enough data
Master's Degree
$34,010

Program fields may include:

  • Social Work.
  • Youth Services/Administration.
  • Forensic Social Work.
  • Social Work, Other.
Institution Specifics/Quality

Type of Institution

Private nonprofit

Total Enrollment

1,399

Accredited By:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges

Graduation Rate:

63.64%

Costs

In-State Tuition:

$32,028

Out-of-State Tuition:

$32,028

Average Cost (tuition, fees, books, supplies and living expenses - minus grant/scholarship aid):

$22,376

Admissions

Applicants Accepted:

75.15%

Average SAT Score:

N/A

Average SAT Reading Score:

605

Average SAT Math Score:

595

Thomas More UniversityCrestview Hills, KY 31st for In-State Tuition $33,420 IN-STATE TUITION $33,420 OUT-OF-STATE TUITION
Public Administration and Social Service Professions, Other.

Degree Levels Offered

  • Associate's Degree

Salary 1 Year After Graduation

Associate's Degree
Not enough data

Program description:

Any instructional program in public administration and services not listed above.

Institution Specifics/Quality

Type of Institution

Private nonprofit

Total Enrollment

1,506

Accredited By:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges

Graduation Rate:

48.46%

Costs

In-State Tuition:

$33,420

Out-of-State Tuition:

$33,420

Average Cost (tuition, fees, books, supplies and living expenses - minus grant/scholarship aid):

$20,371

Admissions

Applicants Accepted:

91.91%

Average SAT Score:

N/A

Average SAT Reading Score:

N/A

Average SAT Math Score:

N/A