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Hunter college School of Social Work ‐ Programs, Tuition, and Reviews

Hunter college School of Social Work is located in New York, NY. This school offers training in 8 qualifications, with the most reviewed qualifications being Social Work License, Care Coordinator Certificate, and Driver's License. Time to complete this education training ranges from 2 months to 2 years depending on the qualification, with a median time to complete of 2 years. The cost to attend Hunter college School of Social Work ranges from $1,500 to $40,000 depending on the qualification, with a median cost of $20,000. When asked how they paid for their training, most reviewers responded, "I paid for it myself".

The most commonly reported benefits of attending Hunter college School of Social Work are "Good teachers" and "Positive environment", but respondents also mentioned "Hands-on training" and "Good career preparation" as notable benefits. Hunter college School of Social Work has been reviewed 10 times, with an average rating of 4.80 out of 5. 100% of reviewers would recommend Hunter college School of Social Work to a friend.

School Information

2180 Third Avenue New York, NY 10035
2 months - 2 years


  • Social Work License: $7,000 - $40,000
  • Driver's License: $40,000
  • Care Coordinator Certificate: $1,500
  • Licensed Master Social Worker (LMSW): $20,000

What do students think about this program?

Top pros

Good teachers Mentioned in 8 reviews
Positive environment Mentioned in 7 reviews
Hands-on training Mentioned in 5 reviews

Recent reviews



Flexible class hours, Good teachers, Affordable, Helpful career services, Hands-on training

Other comments

Good overall combination of fieldwork and classroom training. Talented faculty and staff as well. It is a great social work institution and affordable.



Good teachers, good career preparation, hands-on training, good internship experiences


Intense 2 year graduate for masters degree

Other comments

The hardest part of the training is a tremendous amount of reading and writing. Many nights of homework to wee hours. All pays off in the end. They help in job placement.

Social Work License Questions & Answers

What do people wish they knew before earning their Social Work License?

934 people answered

“The amount of time and money to get the license.”

Sept. 29, 2019

“An LBSW versus an LMSW does not constitute much of a salary difference for most organizations.”

Sept. 29, 2019

What advice would you give to someone interested in earning their Social Work License?

1,106 people answered

“Find a job that pays for supervision.”

Sept. 29, 2019

“Take the exam right after completing your MSW. Study - don't assume you will pass first time.”

Sept. 29, 2019
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