Social Work Schools In Texas

Social Work classes faculty can choose to work at one of 54 accredited social work schools in Texas. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in social work in the state of Texas, which encompasses 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. Abilene Christian University

    1600 Campus Court, Abilene, Texas 79699

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  2. Amarillo College

    2011 S. Washington, Amarillo, Texas 79109

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  3. Angelina College

    3500 South First, Lufkin, Texas 75902-1768

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  4. Angelo State University

    2601 W Avenue N, San Angelo, Texas 76909

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  5. Austin Community College District

    5930 Middle Fiskville Rd, Austin, Texas 78752

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  6. Baylor University

    500 Speight Ave., Waco, Texas 76798

    75 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  7. Coastal Bend College

    3800 Charco Rd, Beeville, Texas 78102

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  8. Clarendon College

    1122 College Drive, Clarendon, Texas 79226

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  9. Del Mar College

    101 Baldwin Blvd., Corpus Christi, Texas 78404-3897

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  10. Texas A & M University-Commerce

    2600 South Neal, Commerce, Texas 75429-3011

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  11. Eastfield College

    3737 Motley Dr, Mesquite, Texas 75150-2099

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  12. El Paso Community College

    919 Hunter Drive, El Paso, Texas 79915-1908

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  13. Hardin-Simmons University

    2200 Hickory, Abilene, Texas 79698-0001

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  14. University of Houston-Clear Lake

    2700 Bay Area Blvd, Houston, Texas 77058-1098

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  15. University of Houston-Downtown

    1 Main Street, Houston, Texas 77002-1014

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  16. University of Houston

    212 E. Cullen Building, Houston, Texas 77204-2018

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  17. Howard Payne University

    1000 Fisk St., Brownwood, Texas 76801-2794

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  18. Lamar University

    4400 MLK, Beaumont, Texas 77705

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  19. Texas A & M International University

    5201 University Blvd, Laredo, Texas 78041-1900

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  20. Lee College

    511 S Whiting, Baytown, Texas 77520

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  21. Lubbock Christian University

    5601 19th Street, Lubbock, Texas 79407-2099

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  22. College of the Mainland

    1200 Amburn Road, Texas City, Texas 77591-2499

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  23. University of Mary Hardin-Baylor

    900 College St, Belton, Texas 76513-2599

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  24. McLennan Community College

    1400 College Dr, Waco, Texas 76708

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  25. Midland College

    3600 N Garfield, Midland, Texas 79705

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  26. Midwestern State University

    3410 Taft Blvd, Wichita Falls, Texas 76308-2099

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  27. University of North Texas

    Chestnut Ave., Denton, Texas 76203-1277

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  28. Our Lady of the Lake University-San Antonio

    411 SW 24th St, San Antonio, Texas 78207-4689

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  29. The University of Texas-Pan American

    1201 W University Dr, Edinburg, Texas 78539-2999

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  30. The University of Texas at Brownsville

    80 Fort Brown, Brownsville, Texas 78520-4991

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  31. Paris Junior College

    2400 Clarksville St, Paris, Texas 75460

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  32. Prairie View A & M University

    FM 1098 Road & University Drive, Prairie View, Texas 77446

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  33. Saint Edward's University

    3001 S Congress Ave, Austin, Texas 78704

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  34. St. Philip's College

    1801 Martin Luther King Dr, San Antonio, Texas 78203-2098

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  35. Southwestern Assemblies of God University

    1200 Sycamore, Waxahachie, Texas 75165

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  36. Stephen F Austin State University

    2008 Alumin Drive, Rusk 206, Nacogdoches, Texas 75961

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  37. Texas State University-San Marcos

    601 University Dr, San Marcos, Texas 78666

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  38. Tarleton State University

    1333 W. Washington, Stephenville, Texas 76401-0000

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  39. Texas A & M University-Kingsville

    955 University Blvd, Kingsville, Texas 78363

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  40. The University of Texas at Arlington

    701 S. Nedderman Dr., Arlington, Texas 76013

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  41. The University of Texas at Austin

    Austin, Texas 78712

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  42. The University of Texas at El Paso

    500 W. University Ave, El Paso, Texas 79968-0691

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  43. Texas Christian University

    2800 S University Dr, Fort Worth, Texas 76129

    97 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  44. Texas College

    2404 N. Grand Avenue, Tyler, Texas 75702

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  45. The University of Texas of the Permian Basin

    4901 E University, Odessa, Texas 79762-0001

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  46. The University of Texas at San Antonio

    One UTSA Circle, San Antonio, Texas 78249-1644

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  47. Texas Southern University

    3100 Cleburne St, Houston, Texas 77004

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  48. Texas Tech University

    Broadway and University Avenue, Lubbock, Texas 79409-5005

    160 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  49. Texas Woman's University

    304 Administration Dr, Denton, Texas 76201

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  50. Tyler Junior College

    1400 East Fifth Street, Tyler, Texas 75798

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  51. West Texas A & M University

    2501 4th Ave, Canyon, Texas 79016-0001

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  52. Palo Alto College

    1400 Villaret, San Antonio, Texas 78224-2499

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  53. South Texas College

    3201 W Pecan, McAllen, Texas 78502-9701

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  54. Northwest Vista College

    3535 North West Ellison Dr, San Antonio, Texas 78251

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Cities

  1. Social Work Schools in San Antonio, TX5 Schools
  2. Social Work Schools in Houston, TX4 Schools
  3. Social Work Schools in Austin, TX3 Schools
  4. Social Work Schools in Tyler, TX2 Schools
  5. Social Work Schools in El Paso, TX2 Schools
  6. Social Work Schools in Denton, TX2 Schools
  7. Social Work Schools in Waco, TX2 Schools
  8. Social Work Schools in Lubbock, TX2 Schools
  9. Social Work Schools in Abilene, TX2 Schools
  10. Social Work Schools in Beaumont, TX1 Schools
  11. Social Work Schools in Odessa, TX1 Schools
  12. Social Work Schools in Lufkin, TX1 Schools
  13. Social Work Schools in Laredo, TX1 Schools
  14. Social Work Schools in Nacogdoches, TX1 Schools
  15. Social Work Schools in Beeville, TX1 Schools
  16. Social Work Schools in Arlington, TX1 Schools
  17. Social Work Schools in Fort Worth, TX1 Schools
  18. Social Work Schools in Kingsville, TX1 Schools
  19. Social Work Schools in Corpus Christi, TX1 Schools
  20. Social Work Schools in Wichita Falls, TX1 Schools
  21. Social Work Schools in Mcallen, TX1 Schools
  22. Social Work Schools in Stephenville, TX1 Schools
  23. Social Work Schools in Brownsville, TX1 Schools
  24. Social Work Schools in Belton, TX1 Schools
  25. Social Work Schools in Edinburg, TX1 Schools
  26. Social Work Schools in San Marcos, TX1 Schools
  27. Social Work Schools in Brownwood, TX1 Schools
  28. Social Work Schools in Canyon, TX1 Schools
  29. Social Work Schools in San Angelo, TX1 Schools
  30. Social Work Schools in Amarillo, TX1 Schools
  31. Social Work Schools in Mesquite, TX1 Schools
  32. Social Work Schools in Clarendon, TX1 Schools
  33. Social Work Schools in Waxahachie, TX1 Schools
  34. Social Work Schools in Prairie View, TX1 Schools
  35. Social Work Schools in Commerce, TX1 Schools
  36. Social Work Schools in Baytown, TX1 Schools
  37. Social Work Schools in Paris, TX1 Schools
  38. Social Work Schools in Texas City, TX1 Schools
  39. Social Work Schools in Midland, TX1 Schools

Statistics

Professional Trends

Texas Vs. National Social Work Employment

Texas 31,590
National 609,060

Of all of the social workers that work in the US, approximately 5% work in Texas state.

Employment Growth for Social workers In Texas

25,880 27,420 36,450 30,810 31,590
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Texas, social work is a growing field. In 2010 there were 5,710 more social workers working in Texas than there were in 2006. So, in four years, the number of social workers has grown by 22%. 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 Texas

$37,445 $37,778 $36,042 $41,212 $43,120
$42,701 $44,703 $45,514 $47,910 $49,136
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Social Work
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The amount earned by social workers is increasing in Texas. Social workers earned a yearly mean salary of $37,445 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $43,120 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Social workers in Texas

10th percentile
$25,588
25th percentile
$32,108
50th percentile
$40,310
75th percentile
$52,675
90th percentile
$63,745

This represents a 13% growth in salaries. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. There is a 149% pay differential between the highest paid social workers and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket. Thus, there is huge variation in pay, within the field of social work in Texas.

Average Salaries for Social workers and related professions in Texas

Human Resources
$69,403
Human Services
$39,932
Public Administration
$90,572
Public Health
$63,410
Social Work
$43,120

In Texas, social workers earn, on average, less than professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

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

associate
19
bachelor
33
master
13
doctor
3
Certificate
2
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The number of students graduating from the 54 accredited social work schools in Texas is increasing. In 2006, 1,822 students graduated from social work courses in Texas. And in 2010, 1,977 students graduated.

This represents a 9% increase in the number of social work degree or certificate school graduates in Texas state. 47% of these graduates received an bachelor's degree in social work.

Social Work Faculty Salaries in Texas

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