Program Learning Outcomes

Master of Social Work Program Learning Outcomes

  • To prepare students to be social work professionals and competent advanced generalist practitioners with individuals, families, groups, communities, and societies.
  • To prepare students to assist in the promotion of social and economic justice within individual, family, political, cultural, and social context.
  • To enhance professional development within students through engaged teaching methods, clinically-based learning activities, and self-exploration.
  • To promote the profession of social work in the local community and identify how it is impacted within the global context.
  • To engage with communities of color in order to increase service provision and utilization of services for historically marginalized populations.
  • To prepare students to be effective practitioners by evaluating research and engaging in research-informed practice.