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Social Work


The Bachelor of Social Work and Master of Social Work programs at the University of Southern Indiana are fully accredited by the Council on Social Work Education.

Social work is a helping profession which aims to improve the well-being and quality of life of people from diverse demographic and socioeconomic backgrounds. 

Social workers work with different populations, social problems and levels of practice and are employed in a variety of settings, including social service agencies and programs, healthcare institutions and services, communities, correctional systems, schools and government.

The social work program at the University of Southern Indiana prepares students with the knowledge, skills and values for generalist practice with diverse populations and emerging social issues.


Upcoming Events Spring 2015

Disability Awareness Week Panel: Uncovering Hidden Differences

March 30, 2015 Noon to 1:00pm UC2217-2218


Stand Against Racism Rally

April 23, 2015 11:00am to 2:00pm Outdoor Ampitheater by UC

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