Prospective Students

Why pursue a degree in social work?

Social work is a value based profession for those with a strong desire to make a difference in people’s lives.   Social workers help individuals and families to find solutions to life’s challenges, bring communities together and advance policy changes that promote human well-being.  A career in social work is for people with a passion for advocacy and social justice.  They also conduct research and are involved in administration.  Social workers inspire hope that will empower others.  To find out more about the social work profession visit the National Association of Social Workers website.


Social Work Day at the Capitol