Educating for Change

We educate social workers with a passion for social impact and for making a difference in the world.


This undergraduate program that combines liberal arts and social work classes with a focus on social impact. This professional degree makes you eligible for licensure and gives direct entry into human service professional positions.

Join one of the top-ten master’s programs of social work in the nation and graduate ready for advanced social work practice with individuals, families, organizations and communities. Explore the curriculum and the multiple ways of tailoring this graduate degree to your interests.

Field internships give undergraduate and master’s students supervised, hands-on experience in an agency in the community and the opportunity to build upon, apply and integrate what they learn in the classroom.

If you are passionate about community-engaged research, this is the right doctoral program for you. We prepare students to be social work scientists, educators, scholars, and leaders in the field.

Learn about our post-doctoral training with the Dell Medical School, funded through a T32 award from the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute.

Certificate Programs

In this yearlong post-graduate program, clinicians will learn to deepen their social work practice by using core psychoanalytic ideas to think about their clinical work—themselves, their clients, and the settings in which they practice. Reach out to Kim Steglichwith any questions.

This certificate is designed for employees at child placing agencies, shelters, residential treatment centers, and group homes; attorneys, judges, and other judicial staff; mental health providers; employees at other support agencies; and volunteers with any of the above agencies.

This certificate is designed for Child Protective Services employees at the Department of Family and Protective Services, Single Source Continuum Contractors, and related agencies who are taking on child protection roles. As this is a more specialized certificate, participants in this certificate program are encouraged to complete the Child Welfare Services Certificate as well.

Go Global

Take your education beyond the Forty Acres and gain an international experience that will set you apart in your career and help you reach your goals.

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