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The first bachelor of social work program in Liberia.

Social Work at Calvin

Pursue your passion for people

Do you have a heart to see all people in society—the young and the old, the rich and the poor, the healthy and the ill—flourish in their circumstances?

Consider Calvin's bachelor of social work (BSW), a program that will prepare you to help others discover their God-given strengths and resources to improve their life situations.

Calvin's accredited BSW program combines courses in the liberal arts with a community field education experience and social work courses.

Explore the many scholarships available for social work majors, or check out career options for social work professionals.

Learn more about Calvin's social work program

Read one student's perspective on Calvin's social work program. People, Passion, and a Career: Social Work by Stacia Allen




Senior BSW Student Featured in Calvin News

Senior Cristina Ureña is featured in a Calvin News article about the D.C. semester.

BSW Grads to Be Honored

The Social Work department will honor 26 graduates on Thursday, May 22, 2014, at the annual Social Work Commissioning Ceremony at 8:00 p.m. in the Gezon Auditorium. Andrea Nelson Le Roy will address the students, and senior Heidi Scholten, chosen by the graduating class, also will speak briefly.

Faculty News

The Social Work faculty continues to be very engaged in research and scholarship. To read about their accomplishments and activities, click here.

Two Tickets to Hong Kong

Read about two social work students who did their field education in Hong Kong last year.

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