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.


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


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

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

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Creating a Support Network for Veterans

Army Lt. Col. John Kilpatrick, a MSW student, served in two branches of the United States military while overcoming substance abuse. With support, he found his path to recovery and started a nonprofit, Veterans Recovery Resources, to help others like him.

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Bringing Chinese Culture to Our Communities

Alumna Fan Yang (’13 MSW) turned her UA international student experience into the University’s award-winning cultural enrichment program Heart Touch. Her program is helping to spark change in Tuscaloosa and other communities.

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Health and Child Welfare Summit

Fri 7/28, 9:00 am
Bryant Conference Center



BSW Field Orientation

Tue 8/22, 8:00 am
120 Farrah Hall



Social Work Society Supporters Annual Meeting

Fri 9/22, 10:00 am
North River Yacht Club

Our Impact

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


Field opportunities for
BSW and MSW students