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Did you know?

  • Social work employment is expected to grow by ~20% this decade

  • Social work is a licensed profession. Our BSW students gain real-world work experience during 600 hours of field placement and graduate prepared to take the licensure exam required to practice social work in MN.

  • The School of Social Work is a collaboration between St. Catherine University and the University of St. Thomas and is ranked in the top 25% nationally by U.S. News & World Report

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Featured Events

Oct 02 2015
School of Social Work Milestones Celebration, celebrating 40 years - BSW, 25 years - MSW, DSW Launch

Friday, October 2, 2015
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM

2015 marks a year of milestones for the School of Social Work. In honor of these milestones, we will be hosting a “Milestones Celebration” for our entire community!

Oct 16 2015

Friday, October 16, 2015
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Join us for an informal reception at APM in Denver to learn more about our DSW: Education as Practice. Current students and faculty representatives will join us.

Oct 23 2015

Friday, October 23, 2015
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM

Save the date for School of Social Work Signature Event, 2015 Room at the Table.

Oct 24 2015

Saturday, October 24, 2015
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM

My Other's Keeper: Sustaining the Ethical Turn In Psychoanalysis

Are you ready to take the next step?

Bachelor of Social Work (BSW)

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Master of Social Work (MSW)

Doctorate in Social Work (DSW)