You want to be a force for change in your community. You believe in service and using research to affect change at the local, national and global level. Most of all, you know what it takes to be a leader and a voice for those who need it the most.
A career in Social Work is the right fit — and there is no better place to earn your degree than the University of Texas at San Antonio.
A Master of Social Work will prepare you to begin or continue your career in transformative,culturally competent social work. You’ll gain specialized skills and knowledge to work across the micro-mezzo-macro practice continuum and make a positive impact in the lives of those who are vulnerable or marginalized. You’ll also gain skills employers want: critical thinking, research skills, problem solving and oral and written communication skills.
TGraduates work in professional positions serving diverse individuals, families, groups, organizations, and communities (see National Association of Social Workers website for more information about the profession and career opportunities). Students graduating from the program demonstrate a commitment to cultural competence, multidimensional contextual practice, social responsibility, and transformative social work.