A program that focuses on the theories, principles, and practice of providing services to communities, organizing communities and neighborhoods for social action, serving as community liaisons to public agencies, and using community resources to furnish information, instruction, and assistance to all members of a community. May prepare individuals to apply such knowledge and skills in community service positions.
While Community Organization and Advocacy offers degrees up to the Post masters certificate, most students earn a Bachelors degree. Students study Community Organization and Advocacy all around the US, though the major at the Bachelors degree level sees the most graduates in Arizona. The average annual income for an undergraduate degree in Community Organization and Advocacy is $34,000.
Northwestern University is a top option for students who want to major in Community Organization and Advocacy. Students can earn up to a Post masters certificate at the school. Northwestern University awards about 73 Bachelors degrees to students majoring in Community Organization and Advocacy per year. However, Central Michigan University and Siena Heights University are also options to consider. Take a look at the college options in the table below.
Some top careers related to Community Organization and Advocacy, include Eligibility Interviewers, Government Programs and Community and Social Service Specialists, All Other, both of which have lots of job openings. Though there are higher paying positions, such as Social and Community Service Managers. the most available position for Community Organization and Advocacy majors is Social and Community Service Managers.