A Master of Social Work degree from the University of North Dakota offers you flexibility in social work employment, and gives you additional expertise and training for career advancement.
With a MSW, you will learn how to:
provide the advanced social services needed by individuals, families and groups in your community.
develop the skills needed for supervisory, management and program development positions.
With an MSW you have the added credentials to seek upper-level/administrative or direct practice opportunities in private practice, hospitals, or in city, county, state and federal government agencies, including:
Adoption/Foster Care Agencies
Addiction Service Centers
Child Care/Protection Agencies
Community Mental Health Centers
Elderly & Adult Services
Family, Civil, & Criminal Courts
Social Service Agencies
According to the U.S. Department of Labor:
a master's degree in social work or a related field has become "the standard" for many positions
job prospects for social workers are projected to grow much faster than average, particularly for social workers who specialize in the aging population or work in rural areas
UND Career Services
Career Connect is a great way to connect students looking for work experience with employers eager to hire ambitious students