Social Work Schools In Michigan

In Michigan, there are 37 accredited schools where social work classes faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of social work and social work training in Michigan, which includes social work training at the following levels:

  • Social Work Certificate
  • Associates degree in Social Work
  • Bachelors degree in Social Work
  • Masters degree in Social Work
  • PhD degree in Social Work


Schools

  1. Adrian College

    110 S Madison St, Adrian, Michigan 49221-2575

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  2. Alpena Community College

    665 Johnson St, Alpena, Michigan 49707

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  3. Andrews University

    Berrien Springs, Michigan 49104

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  4. Aquinas College in Grand Rapids

    1607 Robinson Rd SE, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49506-1799

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  5. Calvin College

    3201 Burton SE, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49546

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  6. Central Michigan University

    Mount Pleasant, Michigan 48859

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  7. Mott Community College

    1401 E Court St, Flint, Michigan 48503

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  8. University of Detroit Mercy

    4001 W McNichols Rd, Detroit, Michigan 48221-3038

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  9. Eastern Michigan University

    Ypsilanti, Michigan 48197

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  10. Ferris State University

    1201 S State St, Big Rapids, Michigan 49307-2251

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  11. Gogebic Community College

    E 4946 Jackson Rd, Ironwood, Michigan 49938

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  12. Cornerstone University

    1001 E Beltline Ave NE, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49525-5897

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  13. Grand Rapids Community College

    143 Bostwick Ave NE, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49503-3295

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  14. Grand Valley State University

    1 Campus Dr, Allendale, Michigan 49401-9403

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  15. Hope College

    141 E 12th St, Holland, Michigan 49423

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  16. Kellogg Community College

    450 North Ave, Battle Creek, Michigan 49017-3397

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  17. Lake Superior State University

    650 W Easterday Ave, Sault Ste Marie, Michigan 49783

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  18. Lansing Community College

    419 N Capitol Ave, Lansing, Michigan 48901-7210

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  19. Macomb Community College

    14500 E Twelve Mile Rd, Warren, Michigan 48088-3896

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  20. Madonna University

    36600 Schoolcraft Rd, Livonia, Michigan 48150-1176

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  21. Marygrove College

    8425 W McNichols Rd, Detroit, Michigan 48221-2599

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  22. University of Michigan-Ann Arbor

    Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109

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  23. Michigan State University

    East Lansing, Michigan 48824-1046

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  24. University of Michigan-Flint

    303 E Kearsley, Flint, Michigan 48502-1950

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  25. Muskegon Community College

    221 S Quarterline Rd, Muskegon, Michigan 49442-1432

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  26. Northern Michigan University

    1401 Presque Isle Avenue, Marquette, Michigan 49855

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  27. Oakland University

    Rochester Hills, Michigan 48309-4401

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  28. Kuyper College

    3333 East Beltline N.E., Grand Rapids, Michigan 49525-9781

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  29. Saginaw Valley State University

    7400 Bay Rd, University Center, Michigan 48710

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  30. Siena Heights University

    1247 E. Siena Heights Dr, Adrian, Michigan 49221

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  31. Southwestern Michigan College

    58900 Cherry Grove Rd, Dowagiac, Michigan 49047-9793

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  32. Spring Arbor University

    106 E. Main St, Spring Arbor, Michigan 49283-9799

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  33. Washtenaw Community College

    4800 E Huron River Dr, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48105-4800

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  34. Wayne County Community College District

    801 W Fort St, Detroit, Michigan 48226

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  35. Wayne State University

    656 West Kirby Street, Detroit, Michigan 48202

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  36. Western Michigan University

    1903 West Michigan Avenue, Kalamazoo, Michigan 49008-5167

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  37. Bay Mills Community College

    12214 W Lakeshore Dr, Brimley, Michigan 49715

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Michigan Vs. National Social Work Employment

Michigan 25,540
National 609,060

Approximately 4% of the country's social workers work in Michigan state.

Employment Growth for Social workers In Michigan

20,920 20,330 26,850 26,060 25,540
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Michigan, social work is a growing field. There were 4,620 more social workers working in Michigan in 2010, than there were in 2006. This represents a 22% growth in the field. This is faster than the trend for social workers around the US. Nationally, the number of social workers has grown by 10% between 2006 and 2010.

Social Work VS. All Professions salaries in Michigan

$46,798 $47,980 $48,280 $47,242 $46,402
$45,563 $47,071 $48,208 $48,728 $49,286
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Social Work
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The salaries paid to social workers are declining in Michigan. Social workers earned a yearly mean salary of $46,798 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $46,402 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Social workers in Michigan

10th percentile
$25,618
25th percentile
$32,900
50th percentile
$44,580
75th percentile
$56,415
90th percentile
$69,522

This represents a 1% decline in salaries. This decline is quite different from state trends for all professionals. Within the field of social work, there is a huge variation in pay, with the highest paid social workers earning 171% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket in Michigan state.

Average Salaries for Social workers and related professions in Michigan

Human Resources
$65,407
Human Services
$42,230
Public Administration
$87,235
Public Health
$61,860
Social Work
$46,402

Social workers in Michigan earn, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Social Work programs available for each degree type for all schools in Michigan

associate
13
bachelor
25
master
8
doctor
1
Certificate
6
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As the number of social workers is increasing in Michigan state, the number of students graduating from the 37 accredited social work schools in Michigan state is also increasing. In 2006, 1,814 students graduated from social work courses in Michigan. And in 2010, 2,076 students graduated.

There was an increase in the number of social work school degree or certificate graduates in Michigan by 14%. A majority of these graduates, or 47%, graduated with a bachelor's degree in social work.

Social Work Faculty Salaries in Michigan

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