Social Work students are encouraged to participate in job preparation and career success opportunities through the School of Social Work and the University.

The UA Career Center

Through the UA Career Center, students can seek help with career planning, resumes and developing job-search strategies. The Career Center also hosts career fairs, mock interviews and employer information sessions to connect students, alumni and employers.

Connect with the UA Career Center

Social Work Career Services

The School of Social Work Career Services Program offers a wide variety of resources and services to help students achieve their career goals. Social Work Career Services include:

MSW Orientation

March 2, 2019

July 27 , 2019

BSW Orientation

2019 Dates TBD

Career Coaching – 90-minute session each semester

February 26, 2019 | 6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. (Central)
What Social Workers Need to Know About Finance$
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March 21, 2018 | 6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. (Central)
Why Social Workers Need to Negotiate their $alary & Benefit$
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Students may download and print the following job preparation and job search resources:

Resource: Social Work & Career Preparation Website Resources
Resource: Resume Format Template
Resource: Resume Checklist
Resource: Resume Action Words
Resource: Resume Action Words by Category
Resource: Interview Checklist
Resource: Sample Interview Questions
Resource: Sample Questions for Employer
Resource: Email Signature Template