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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

American Cancer Society to Fund Godfrey’s Dissertation Research

Kelli Godfrey's bout with cancer would eventually shape the focus for her dissertation at the University of Alabama School of Social Work.

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A male social worker speaks at an on-campus banquet.

Stout: Washington, D.C. Internship Program was ‘Life Changing’

Gilead Sciences VP is keen to 'nurture' critical alumni support system for students.

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MSW Information Session

Sat 7/25, 9:00 am


Ethel Hall

Wed 2/10, 11:00 am
Rast Room Bryant Conference Center

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Field opportunities for
BSW and MSW students