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Degrees Offered


Our undergraduate program prepares students for generalist social work practice, graduate study and tomorrow’s workforce.


The MSW program equips students with advanced social work knowledge to address social problems and their solutions.


Under the supervision of experienced social workers, students learn how to provide social services in a practice setting.


Our PhD program prepares social work scholars for careers in research and teaching.


Our DSW program advances social workers’ skills in clinical practice, administrative social work, and social work education.
Field Students pose with Justice Clarence Thomas in front of a book case area

Field: A World of Opportunities

Our Field Education program connects your classroom experience with real-world social work practice. Whether you’re learning to advocate for policy in Washington, D.C. or providing aid to impoverished communities in Ghana, our many field placement opportunities will help you find your next career.

Our  Present  to  Your  Future

DSW Student Motivated by Clinical Work with Broad Spectrum of LGBTQ+ Clients

As an openly gay man in the Deep South, Chandler Caldwell has met many of the same barriers and struggles as others in the LGBTQ+ community. But for all the empathy one can share, he’s learned that the hardships experienced by his community today are both similar and different than when he was growing up.

Read More Featured Student Stories

TK Thorne: A Long Road of Public Service, Advocacy and Storytelling

MSW alumna, author reflects on life in policing, modern-day reform.

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Career Coaching - SAVE THE DATE

Tue 11/9, 1:00pm

Noontime Knowledge – Juvenile Justice

Wed 11/10, 1:00pm

LinkedIn BootCamp

Wed 11/17, 1:00pm

Our Impact

TOP 10

Online MSW Program by


Best Grad School in the nation
according to U.S. News & World Report


Field opportunities for
BSW and MSW students