Advocate. Empower. Promote social justice. Become a social worker!

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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Featured Events

Sep 24 2015
2014-2015 School of Social Work faculty and staff

Thursday, September 24, 2015
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM

Interested in Exploring Adjunct Teaching Opportunities? JOIN US to learn more at St. Kate's - St. Thomas School of Social Work

Oct 02 2015
School of Social Work Milestones Celebration, celebrating 40 years - BSW, 25 years - MSW, DSW Launch

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 13 2015

Tuesday, October 13, 2015
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM

Interested in working with non-profits and social service agencies? Learn more!

Oct 16 2015

Friday, October 16, 2015
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Join us for an informal reception at APM in Denver to learn more about our DSW: Education as Practice. Current students and faculty representatives will join us.

Are you ready to take the next step?

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)