Career Earnings Outlook

PPCC Social Work graduates may earn on average $39,060 a year.

In Colorado, there are entry-level job opportunities for this fast-growing career field.

Continuing Your Studies After PPCC

Students that pursue degrees beyond PPCC, may also consider advanced careers in fields such as:

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Professional Networking

There are numerous professional organizations that represent the social work field in which students may find more information regarding accounting careers and professional support.

National Association of Social Workers (NASW) - A professional organization of social workers in the United States that provides guidance, research, up to date information, advocacy, and other resources for its members and for social workers in general.

Clinical Social Work Association (CSWA) - A national individual membership organization dedicated to providing essential services, products, professional support, and national identity for Clinical Social Workers.

Council on Social Work Education (CSWE) - Supports quality social work education and provides opportunities for leadership and professional development so that social workers play a central role in achieving the profession’s goals of social and economic justice.

Latino Social Workers Organization (LSWO) - An organization focused on the recruitment and retention of Latinos in social work education since its inception.

National Association of Black Social Workers (NABSW) - An organization committed to enhancing the quality of life and empowering people of African ancestry through advocacy, human services delivery, and research. 

 

Employment Resources

Finding work in your field (or any field) can be challenging for anyone. Here are some resources that you can use to find a career that suits you and build a resume to win a job.

Pikes Peak Workforce Center Website - A comprehensive resource that offers job search assistance, resume preparation, and other career-related services for job seekers in the Pikes Peak region. 

Robert Half Research and Insights - A widely respected human resources consulting firm - Robert Half research and insights can give you industry respected tips and advice for job searches and resumes.

PPCC Career Connections - The college's portal for students and employers to post and search for jobs. You may also visit the PPCC Jobs website for on-campus student employment opportunities.

 

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