Is Social Work right for you?
Before applying for admission to the program, please take some time to think about whether or not social work is the major and potential career choice for you. The following questions can hopefully assist you in making a determination about social work as a major and profession. For further help in making a decision, you are encouraged to seek out students who are currently majoring in social work, professional social workers in the community, and social work faculty to discuss your interests and questions.
Discrimination and prejudice do not fit with the values of the profession.
A core value of social work is that all humans are inherently worthy. While individuals may engage in negative and destructive behavior, they are still worthy of dignity and respect.