Areas of Emphasis
Social workers practice in myriad settings and are skilled at working with diverse populations. Students have the opportunity to focus in a particular area of social work practice through their choice of electives, their choice of research projects, and their field practica. In addition, qualified students have an opportunity to apply to one of our Areas of Emphasis programs. More information on each Area of Emphasis is available at the links below.
- Gero Social Work Practice / BSW Area of Emphasis in Gero-Social Work (AEGSW) and MSW Area of Emphasis in Aging (AEA) Scholars
- Military Practice / Area of Emphasis in Military Practice (AEMP) Scholars: MSW clinical practice with service members, veterans and their families
- Practice with Immigrants and Refugees / Area of Emphasis in Practice with Immigrants and Refugees (AEIR) Scholars: MSW clinical practice with immigrants, refugees, their families and communities