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Advocate, administrator, counselor, or therapist; wherever your path may lead, the School of Social Work prepares you to be a change-maker.

Pursue your passion. Help people. Make a difference.

Why Social Work?

Our society faces serious, interrelated, and large-scale challenges–violence, substance abuse, environmental degradation, injustice, isolation, and inequality. We need social workers’ unique blend of scientific knowledge and caring practice more than ever.

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Most valuable were the small classes – no more than 30 students of various ages and experience and faculty care about everyone’s individual learning experience.

Kris Koester, MSW ‘12

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