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Christopher Newport University

Social Work (44.0701)
Bachelor's Degree
Enrollment, Awards, Wages, Debt, and Other Outcomes




Social Work
Program Status: Active/Approved to Enroll Students and Confer Degrees
Degree Title: BA
2010 CIP Code: 440701

Credit HoursProgram Offered
On-Campus:YesYes
Off-Campus:YesNo

Date Progam Approved to Confer Degrees:  05/2013
Date of Last Council Action (mm/yyyy)  07/2012
Enrollments and Awards
Academic YearFall HeadcountAnnual FTEDegrees
2018-19706513
2019-20646317
2020-21787522
2021-22656324
2022-23686717

Average time-to-completion in yearsAverage credits-to-completionAverage monthly earnings six months after graduation
3.86115$ 1,868

Average time-to-completion in years (transfer students)Average credits-to-completion (transfer students)
2.6571




The table to the right provides the degree award history of each the last five years, disaggregated by state residency. This breakout may may help explain why a relatively low percentage of program completers may appear to be working in Virginia.



Program Graduates by Domicile
YearIn-StateOut-of-StateTotal
2018-1912113
2019-2015217
2020-2119322
2021-2223124
2022-2316117
Five Year Summary85893
Distribution by Gender and Race/Ethnicity within Five-year Totals,


YearForeign/ InternationalAfrican Am. or Black (NH)Am. Indian/ Native Am. (NH)Asian/ Pacific Islander (NH)HispanicWhite, Caucasian Am. (NH)Multi-Race (NH)Unknown/ Unreported (NH)Total
Sum of the Last 5 Years160393771293



Wages Earned in 2020

The table below shows the wage data for the select program and places it in the context of all wages at the same degree level of this institution by graduates with at least three (3) quarters of employment.





Post-Completion Wage Outcomes, Earnings in 2022
Graduation YearGrads (n)Grads w/Wages (n)25th PercentileMedian Wage75th Percentile
2011-12 (10 years)NaN
2013-14 (8 years)4459%$44,876$55,484$68,872
2016-17 (5 years)10158%$43,101$54,694$64,664
2018-19 (3 years)9148%$37,509$51,100$63,186
2020-21 (18 months)9155%$20,230$28,975$41,186



Student Debt of Graduates
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Number of Borrowers and Known Debt at Graduation
Borrowers (n)Borrowers (%)25th PercentileMedianMean75th Percentile
2013-14 to 2017-185756.4%$ 14,844$ 26,718$ 26,872$ 26,792
2014-15 to 2018-195358.2%$ 14,844$ 26,718$ 26,801$ 26,757
2015-16 to 2019-205358.9%$ 20,290$ 26,718$ 29,079$ 26,724
2016-17 to 2020-215762.6%$ 18,802$ 26,718$ 28,893$ 30,678
2017-18 to 2021-226061.9%$ 16,344$ 25,733$ 30,794$ 35,654
Note: Student borrowing at graduation, excludes PLUS loans, in five-year rollups. Includes all known institutionally-processed borrowing occuring at all public and nonprofit institutions in Virginia. Debt accrued outside Virginia in prior postsecondary activity is not available.
Number of Borrowers and Known Debt at Graduation, Including Parent-PLUS and Grad-PLUS
Borrowers (n)Borrowers (%)25th PercentileMedianMean75th Percentile
2013-14 to 2017-185756.4%$ 14,844$ 26,720$ 37,985$ 57,006
2014-15 to 2018-195358.2%$ 14,844$ 26,720$ 39,195$ 54,540
2015-16 to 2019-205358.9%$ 22,760$ 26,720$ 43,652$ 65,346
2016-17 to 2020-215762.6%$ 18,802$ 26,722$ 39,839$ 58,212
2017-18 to 2021-226162.9%$ 18,306$ 26,724$ 43,824$ 59,871


More Details on Enrollment History.


More Details on Degree Awards History.


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