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Social Work

CSWE LogoThe Bachelor of Social Work (BSW) and Master of Social Work (MSW) 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.

USI students and faculty answer the question: How do I identify as a Social Worker? Major as Home Video Project


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Find Us

The Social Work Department is located in the lower level of the Education Center. EDUC 0129

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BSW Assessment of Student Learning Outcomes

MSW Assessment of Student Learning Outcomes

Contact Dr. Marie Opatrny Pease


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