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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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Aug 04 2015

Tuesday, August 4, 2015
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Program runs from 9 am - noon. Registration will open at 8:30 am

Trafficking in Minnesota: Micro, Mezzo and Macro Perspectives

Oct 02 2015
Milestones: Perspectives newsletter spring 2014

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 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.

Feb 26 2016

Friday, February 26, 2016
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

BSW Supervision: The Basics of Generalist, Agency-Based Supervision