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Career Outlook for Social Workers
The Academic Plan is a semester-by-semester plan for the full-time college-ready student. Part-time students should work with an advisor to customize the map to fit individual needs.
- National Association of Social Workers (NASW) - Learn more about becoming a Social Worker.
- U.S. News & World Report - Child and Family Social Worker is #15 for Best Social Services Jobs and #86 on The 100 Best Jobs list.
- U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics Occupational Outlook Handbook for Social Workers - Offers a variety of detailed information about Social Workers including pay, education, work experience, job outlook and more.
- Discover Social Work - An excellent source for professional career advice, inspirational stories and ways to connect with real social workers. Take the quiz to see what type of social worker you will be!
Accredited Social Work Programs
The Council on Social Work
Education (CSWE) is the
accrediting body for Bachelor's
and Master's level schools
of Social Work. In order
to use the title of Social
Worker, you must attend
an accredited school. View
the list in order to ensure your
next school is accredited: