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Why Study Social Work at Madonna University?

  • 2/3 of BSW students continue on to graduate school; 9/10 BSW students who don’t go on to graduate school are employed in the field at graduation
  • A Social Work degree offers you real world experience through service learning and practicum placements
  • The faculty brings a broad range of professional knowledge and experiences to the classroom setting
  • The program is accredited with CSWE, which is a requirement for licensure in the state of Michigan

As a student in Madonna's Social Work program, you’ll get practical experience in social service settings assisting individuals, groups, families, and communities. The purpose of social work education is to prepare professionals who are committed to the enhancement of human and community well-being and to the alleviation of poverty, oppression, and social injustice. Within its general scope of concern, professional social work is practiced in a wide variety of settings. The diverse range of skills you receive in the Social Work program will prepare you to work in both public and private settings with an array of client populations.

Careers   Grad School   Employers of Alumni
Case Manager   Madonna University   Macomb Oakland Regional Center
Agency Director   University of Southern California   St. Vincent & Sarah Fisher Center
Medical Social Worker   University of Michigan   Garden City Hospital
Policy Analyst   Michigan State University   Children's Center
Child Protective Services   Wayne State University   Dept. of Human Services
Therapist*   Eastern Michigan University   Westland Nursing & Rehab Center
Outreach Coordinator       Personalized Nursing Light House
        Connection Youth Services
(*MSW needed)