Advocate. Empower. Promote social justice. Social work!

Did you know?

  • 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

  • Social work employment is expected to grow by over 12% this decade - higher than the average for all occupations

Program-at-a-glance»

Featured Events

Feb 26 2016
Supervision Institute:  The basics of generalist agency-based supervision

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

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

Mar 11 2016
Navigating Ethical Challenges in Group Work

Friday, March 11, 2016
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Learn to apply ethical strategies in the context of group work

Mar 11 2016
Feed My Starving Children Volunteer Service Opportunity

Friday, March 11, 2016
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Join the School of Social Work to support Feed My Starving Children

Apr 01 2016
AEA Scholars sponsor Growing Old Gracefully: The Transgender Experience

Friday, April 1, 2016
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Film viewing and discussion with filmmaker, Joe Ippolito, exploring the lives and experiences of aging transgender people.

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Bachelor of Social Work (BSW)

St. Kate's Undergraduate Admissions St. Kate's Evening/Weekend/Online Admissions University of St. Thomas Undergraduate Admissions

Master of Social Work (MSW)

Doctorate in Social Work (DSW)