Prepare to become a licensed social worker through UND's top-ranked program.
UND's bachelor's degree in Social Work (B.S.S.W.) is flexible to meet your needs with online and on-campus course options. You'll graduate with a professional degree, ready to serve vulnerable people and communities with a special focus for rural settings.
- Program type:
- On Campus or Online
- Est. time to complete:
- 2-4 years
- Credit hours:
- 120 or less (depending on number of completed credits)
Why earn a bachelor's degree in social work?
Social Work at UND
Complete a field internship under the supervision of a licensed field instructor.
Get involved with our nationally-recognized award-winning student clubs, the Student Social Work Association or Phi Alpha, the social work honor society.
Top 25% program in terms of the total number of undergraduate students enrolled at UND.
Develop knowledge, values and skills that equip you to intervene with individuals, families, groups, communities, and in the policy arena.
The first state university to offer a distance B.S.S.W. using web-based videoconferencing technology.
Social Work Careers
Social Work Courses You Could Take
When You Major in Social Work
A Career That Works
An Social Work degree gives you the strategic skills you need, including:
- Case Management
- Crisis Intervention
- Event Planning
UND Social Work Major Alumni
Social Work alumni have gone on to a variety of successful careers with:
- Altru Health System
- Essentia Health
- Development Homes, Inc.
- Department of Veterans Affairs
- Lutheran Social Services of North Dakota
Leaders That Do
On campus or online, UND offers flexible programs that work with your schedule to achieve your educational and professional goals.