University of Utah Bachelor of Social Work
Now enrolling for the Spring 2016 cohort.
– Through practicum placements, our BSW students contribute an average of more than 47,000 hours of community service each year.
– Students who earn a BSW degree are eligible for Advanced Standing in an MSW program, earning their master’s degree with only one additional year.
– Employment of social workers is expected to continue to quickly grow, especially in health care, mental health, and substance abuse setting
– Dr. Patrick Panos, Director of the Bachelor of Social Work Program, was selected to receive the 2016 Outstanding Program Director Award by the Association of Baccalaureate Social Work Program Directors
With focused education and training, the College works to shape social institutions, policies, services, and interventions; to prevent and alleviate human suffering; to enhance individual, community, and global well-being; and to promote social and economic justice for all. Our students are educated in accordance with the core values and principles of the social work profession: freedom of inquiry and open debate, inclusion and shared leadership, respect for self-determination and the need for accountability, and the affirmation and value of social and cultural diversity.