Social Work is far more than a profession. It is an avocation. Social Workers bring their skills to bear on some of the most pressing issues in our society.

The Bachelor of Social Work degree program is ideal for you if you want to make a difference in the lives of individuals and communities. The curriculum imparts the skills and knowledge you'll need to begin your career as a social worker.

Our BSW coursework will teach you how to interview clients, knowledgeable about the issues that confront them. You’ll learn about and understand substance abuse, human behavior and urban environments. You’ll discover the legal aspects of Social Work, and you’ll explore the boundaries and ethics of the profession. You’ll gain the insight you need to work with children, families and individuals who may be facing the most critical crises in their lives.

Our program places a unique emphasis on the concept of social justice, and we prepare our students to lead and support social justice action agendas. We teach them to develop the community resources that individuals and families rely on to live their lives with dignity and progress.

Whether you’re a traditional or non-traditional student, you’ll find our BSW program ideally suited to your needs. Our faculty will teach you to think critically; engage in reflective practice; and apply Social Work knowledge, values and skills as a generalist practitioner.

Application Deadlines for BSW Program

Term                    Deadline

Fall, 2014                7/25/2014
Spring, 2015           12/5/2014 
Summer, 2015         4/17/2015
Fall, 2015                7/24/2015
Spring, 2016           12/5/2015

Learn More!

Click on the link below for a one-page Bachelor of Social Work Fact Sheet.