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Social Work Program

The Social Work program offers a Bachelor of Arts in Social Work (BASW) degree program fully accredited by the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE), the national accrediting agency.

The program's mission is to prepare students to work as professionals in entry-level social work generalist practice.

Graduates will become social workers dedicated to:

  • Enhancing the quality of people's lives.
  • Empowering individuals, families, groups, and communities.
  • Advancing human rights and social and economic justice.

Consistent with the University mission, the Social Work Program strives to develop students who think critically and provide health-related and other professional social work services to the people of Idaho, the nation and the world.

Senior Practicum

The Senior Field Practicum is an experiential learning opportunity which challenges students to link social work knowledge, values and skills with applied practice. Students, field instructors and faculty integrate practice and theory from academic course work to the practicum experience.

See the undergraduate catalog for course details.

Degree Plan/Advising
Program Director

Staci Jensen-Hart
Office: Kegel Liberal Arts 353
Phone: (208) 282-3369