West Virginia Social Work Degree Programs - 2022

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

West Virginia Social Work Degree Programs Ranked and Sorted

Last Reviewed: August 29th, 2022

Social Worker License has analyzed data from 15 schools who offer degree programs in the field of social work and human services.

Whether you live in Charleston, Huntington, Morgantown or elsewhere in West Virginia, you can find the right social work or human services degree program for you. Filter schools in West Virginia by degree level and field type. Rank schools by features that matter to you. Explore all the social work programs offered in West Virginia below.

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Type of Institution

Program Fields (and degrees offered)

Southern West Virginia Community and Technical CollegeMount Gay, WV 1st for In-State Tuition $4,084 IN-STATE TUITION $6,314 OUT-OF-STATE TUITION
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

1,338

Accredited By:

Higher Learning Commission

Graduation Rate:

Not enough data

Costs

In-State Tuition:

$4,084

Out-of-State Tuition:

$6,314

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

$5,380

Admissions

Applicants Accepted:

Not enough data

Average SAT Score:

N/A

Average SAT Reading Score:

N/A

Average SAT Math Score:

N/A

Blue Ridge Community and Technical CollegeMartinsburg, WV 2nd for In-State Tuition $4,128 IN-STATE TUITION $7,464 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

1,603

Accredited By:

Higher Learning Commission

Graduation Rate:

Not enough data

Costs

In-State Tuition:

$4,128

Out-of-State Tuition:

$7,464

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

$5,505

Admissions

Applicants Accepted:

Not enough data

Average SAT Score:

N/A

Average SAT Reading Score:

N/A

Average SAT Math Score:

N/A

West Virginia Northern Community CollegeWheeling, WV 3rd for In-State Tuition $4,317 IN-STATE TUITION $11,901 OUT-OF-STATE TUITION
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

954

Accredited By:

Higher Learning Commission

Graduation Rate:

Not enough data

Costs

In-State Tuition:

$4,317

Out-of-State Tuition:

$11,901

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

$4,124

Admissions

Applicants Accepted:

Not enough data

Average SAT Score:

N/A

Average SAT Reading Score:

N/A

Average SAT Math Score:

N/A

New River Community and Technical CollegeBeaver, WV 4th for In-State Tuition $4,372 IN-STATE TUITION $6,900 OUT-OF-STATE TUITION
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

816

Accredited By:

Higher Learning Commission

Graduation Rate:

Not enough data

Costs

In-State Tuition:

$4,372

Out-of-State Tuition:

$6,900

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

$3,668

Admissions

Applicants Accepted:

Not enough data

Average SAT Score:

N/A

Average SAT Reading Score:

N/A

Average SAT Math Score:

N/A

BridgeValley Community & Technical CollegeSouth Charleston, WV 5th for In-State Tuition $5,142 IN-STATE TUITION $11,140 OUT-OF-STATE TUITION
Mental and Social Health Services and Allied Professions.

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:

  • 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

1,660

Accredited By:

Higher Learning Commission

Graduation Rate:

Not enough data

Costs

In-State Tuition:

$5,142

Out-of-State Tuition:

$11,140

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

$7,851

Admissions

Applicants Accepted:

Not enough data

Average SAT Score:

N/A

Average SAT Reading Score:

N/A

Average SAT Math Score:

N/A

Shepherd UniversityShepherdstown, WV 6th for In-State Tuition $7,784 IN-STATE TUITION $18,224 OUT-OF-STATE TUITION
Social Work.

Degree Levels Offered

  • Bachelors Degree

Salary 1 Year After Graduation

Bachelors Degree
$31,183

Program fields may include:

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

Type of Institution

Public

Total Enrollment

2,479

Accredited By:

Higher Learning Commission

Graduation Rate:

49.4%

Costs

In-State Tuition:

$7,784

Out-of-State Tuition:

$18,224

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

$10,983

Admissions

Applicants Accepted:

97.7%

Average SAT Score:

N/A

Average SAT Reading Score:

N/A

Average SAT Math Score:

N/A

West Liberty UniversityWest Liberty, WV 7th for In-State Tuition $8,150 IN-STATE TUITION $16,090 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

Public

Total Enrollment

1,868

Accredited By:

Higher Learning Commission

Graduation Rate:

48.94%

Costs

In-State Tuition:

$8,150

Out-of-State Tuition:

$16,090

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

$14,911

Admissions

Applicants Accepted:

68.44%

Average SAT Score:

N/A

Average SAT Reading Score:

520

Average SAT Math Score:

490

Mountain State CollegeParkersburg, WV 8th for In-State Tuition $8,215 IN-STATE TUITION $8,215 OUT-OF-STATE TUITION
Mental and Social Health Services and Allied Professions.

Degree Levels Offered

  • Associate's Degree

Salary 1 Year After Graduation

Associate'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

Private for-profit

Total Enrollment

23

Accredited By:

Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges

Graduation Rate:

Not enough data

Costs

In-State Tuition:

$8,215

Out-of-State Tuition:

$8,215

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

$14,154

Admissions

Applicants Accepted:

Not enough data

Average SAT Score:

N/A

Average SAT Reading Score:

N/A

Average SAT Math Score:

N/A

Concord UniversityAthens, WV 9th for In-State Tuition $8,385 IN-STATE TUITION $18,037 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
$39,870

Program fields may include:

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

Type of Institution

Public

Total Enrollment

1,452

Accredited By:

Higher Learning Commission

Graduation Rate:

40.04%

Costs

In-State Tuition:

$8,385

Out-of-State Tuition:

$18,037

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

$8,477

Admissions

Applicants Accepted:

91.4%

Average SAT Score:

N/A

Average SAT Reading Score:

480

Average SAT Math Score:

450

West Virginia State UniversityInstitute, WV 10th for In-State Tuition $8,437 IN-STATE TUITION $14,125 OUT-OF-STATE TUITION
Social Work.

Degree Levels Offered

  • Bachelors Degree

Salary 1 Year After Graduation

Bachelors Degree
$28,771

Program fields may include:

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

Type of Institution

Public

Total Enrollment

1,716

Accredited By:

Higher Learning Commission

Graduation Rate:

32.39%

Costs

In-State Tuition:

$8,437

Out-of-State Tuition:

$14,125

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

$16,118

Admissions

Applicants Accepted:

88.5%

Average SAT Score:

N/A

Average SAT Reading Score:

505

Average SAT Math Score:

475

Marshall UniversityHuntington, WV 11th for In-State Tuition $8,512 IN-STATE TUITION $19,366 OUT-OF-STATE TUITION
Social Work.

Degree Levels Offered

  • Bachelors Degree
  • Master's Degree

Salary 1 Year After Graduation

Bachelors Degree
$26,191
Master's Degree
$40,494

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

  • Master's Degree
  • Graduate/Professional Certificate

Salary 1 Year After Graduation

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

Public

Total Enrollment

7,595

Accredited By:

Higher Learning Commission

Graduation Rate:

49.01%

Costs

In-State Tuition:

$8,512

Out-of-State Tuition:

$19,366

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

$8,351

Admissions

Applicants Accepted:

89.25%

Average SAT Score:

N/A

Average SAT Reading Score:

535

Average SAT Math Score:

508

West Virginia UniversityMorgantown, WV 12th for In-State Tuition $8,976 IN-STATE TUITION $25,320 OUT-OF-STATE TUITION
Social Work.

Degree Levels Offered

  • Bachelors Degree
  • Master's Degree

Salary 1 Year After Graduation

Bachelors Degree
$32,401
Master's Degree
$40,542

Program fields may include:

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

Type of Institution

Public

Total Enrollment

19,669

Accredited By:

Higher Learning Commission

Graduation Rate:

60.17%

Costs

In-State Tuition:

$8,976

Out-of-State Tuition:

$25,320

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

$13,355

Admissions

Applicants Accepted:

83.89%

Average SAT Score:

N/A

Average SAT Reading Score:

570

Average SAT Math Score:

560

Huntington Junior CollegeHuntington, WV 13th for In-State Tuition $9,600 IN-STATE TUITION $9,600 OUT-OF-STATE TUITION
Mental and Social Health Services and Allied Professions.

Degree Levels Offered

  • Associate's Degree

Salary 1 Year After Graduation

Associate'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

Private for-profit

Total Enrollment

212

Accredited By:

Higher Learning Commission

Graduation Rate:

Not enough data

Costs

In-State Tuition:

$9,600

Out-of-State Tuition:

$9,600

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

$9,972

Admissions

Applicants Accepted:

Not enough data

Average SAT Score:

N/A

Average SAT Reading Score:

N/A

Average SAT Math Score:

N/A

Bethany CollegeBethany, WV 14th for In-State Tuition $30,840 IN-STATE TUITION $30,840 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

564

Accredited By:

Higher Learning Commission

Graduation Rate:

33.96%

Costs

In-State Tuition:

$30,840

Out-of-State Tuition:

$30,840

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

$10,030

Admissions

Applicants Accepted:

91.84%

Average SAT Score:

N/A

Average SAT Reading Score:

490

Average SAT Math Score:

480

University of CharlestonCharleston, WV 15th for In-State Tuition $32,200 IN-STATE TUITION $32,200 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

2,075

Accredited By:

Higher Learning Commission

Graduation Rate:

48.33%

Costs

In-State Tuition:

$32,200

Out-of-State Tuition:

$32,200

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

$23,381

Admissions

Applicants Accepted:

61.48%

Average SAT Score:

N/A

Average SAT Reading Score:

565

Average SAT Math Score:

508