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

Mar 03 2017

Friday, March 3, 2017
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Students - Come learn more about career paths in community-based practice!

Mar 03 2017

Friday, March 3, 2017
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM

Join us for an informal reception at BPD in New Orleans to learn more about our DSW: Education as Practice.

Mar 07 2017
BSW field education poster session, Lena Bessas

Tuesday, March 7, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Celebrate Social Work Month and explore the diversity of the profession at the BSW Field Education Poster Session at St. Kate's

Mar 09 2017
BSW Field Education Poster Session 2015

Thursday, March 9, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Celebrate Social Work Month and explore the diversity of the profession at the BSW Field Education Poster Session at St. Thomas

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