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Social Work

Integrate a passion for service with a solid foundation in science to excel as a social work professional.

Our rigorous and individualized program sets the stage for your success in the “helping profession.” Understanding social issues such as poverty, addiction, and abuse allow you to develop the skills needed to assist people struggling with these issues.

Our instructors deliver comprehensive teaching with a focus on hands-on experience through internships, practicums, and volunteer work that complements classroom study and prepares you to be highly effective.

You’ll learn about

  • Human behavior
  • Social policy
  • Helping relationships
  • Abuse and neglect

Majors: Establish a foundation to excel as a social work professional or pursue an advanced social work degree.

Minors: Enhance your career by understanding current social issues and how they impact behavioral health.

CSWE Assessment Outcomes

Student Handbook

MO Fast Track Eligible!



Regular Faculty

Christine Flores, MSW, LCSW

Assistant Professor and Coordinator of Social Work Field Education

Maria Lewis, MSW, LCSW

Assistant Professor and Director of Social Work Program

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