Is Social Work for you?

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Two New Minors Now Offered by SSW

Social Work Field Education

A transformational experience in real-world practice

Social Work for Social Justice

Learn how our School of Social Work promotes social justice

BSW student organizations

Two universities. One community.

Advocate. Empower. Promote social justice. Social work!

The St. Kate's - St. Thomas BSW

Do you have a passion for working with people and advancing social justice? Are you interested in preparing for one of the fastest growing careers in the nation? Then this is the program for you! Gain skills and experience to empower and improve the lives of individuals, groups, and families.

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.

  • BSW graduates may apply to the school's nationally-ranked Master of Social Work degree program as Advanced Standing, having completed 18 hours of foundation-level coursework.

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Featured Events

Apr 28 2017
2017 ACPI Hamm Clinic Bob Nesheim conference

Friday, April 28, 2017
8:15 AM - 4:00 PM

Presented by the St. Kate's - St. Thomas Advanced Clinical Practice Institute

May 05 2017

Friday, May 5, 2017
8:30 AM - 1:00 PM
May 5, Workshop: 8:30am to 11:30am. Registration begins at 8:00am. Luncheon: 11:45am to 1pm.

The Conundrum of Social Work Practice with Mental Health and Substance Use, Abuse, and Addiction: Perspectives from the Field.

May 13 2017
2017 Dash-it for baskets

Saturday, May 13, 2017
8:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Saturday, May 13. Registration opens at 8 am; Race begins at 9:00 am. Volunteers will be need to arrive by 7:30 am

MSWSA volunteer opportunities and run/walk teams. Proceeds benefit Open Baskets!

May 13 2017

Saturday, May 13, 2017
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Moments of Meeting and the Problem of Shame

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