Is Social Work for you?

Ten questions to consider

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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

Sep 24 2016

Saturday, September 24, 2016
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Motivation, Babies, and How To: A Story About Stories

Oct 13 2016

Thursday, October 13, 2016
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Career fair for St. Kate's students and alumni

Oct 14 2016

Friday, October 14, 2016
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

SAVE THE DATE for this School of Social Work Signature Event!

Apr 03 2017

Monday, April 3, 2017
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Monday, April 3. Schedule TBD

SAVE THE DATE for this year's Bonnie Jean Kelly and Joan Kelly Distinguished Visiting Scholar Lecture at St. Kate's

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