Social Work - We make a difference.

Social work is an action-oriented profession that helps individuals, families, groups, organizations and communities identify and develop strengths and resources to address personal, social and societal problems.

Social workers make a fundamental difference.


Employment opportunities:

  • Hospitals, hospice, and other medical facilities
  • Military and veteran agencies
  • Human service agencies
  • Mental health facilities
  • Government and policy
  • Private practice
  • Child welfare
  • Schools

Hands-on experience:

  • Field placement (internship) required
  • Students can earn over $50,000 during field placements

View what a social worker does.

View a social work career guide.