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Major: Social Work


Introduction

Social work programs prepare students for the professional practice of social welfare administration and counseling, and that focus on the study of organized means of providing basic support services for vulnerable individuals and groups.

Specific programs included in this major:

  • Social Work
  • Social Work, Other
  • Youth Services/Administration

 

Careers You Qualify For With This Major

 

Schools That Offer This Major

SchoolCity
Alexandria Technical & Community College Alexandria
Alexandria Technical & Community College - Online Alexandria
Bemidji State University Bemidji
Bemidji State University - Online Bemidji
Central Lakes College - Brainerd Brainerd
Central Lakes College - Staples Staples
Inver Hills Community College Inver Grove Heights
Metropolitan State University - St. Paul Saint Paul
Minneapolis Community and Technical College Minneapolis
Minnesota State College Southeast - Online Red Wing
Minnesota State College Southeast - Red Wing Red Wing
Minnesota State College Southeast - Winona Winona
Minnesota State University Moorhead Moorhead
Minnesota State University, Mankato Mankato
Rochester Community and Technical College Rochester
South Central College - Faribault Fairbault
South Central College - North Mankato North Mankato
Southwest Minnesota State University Marshall
Southwest Minnesota State University - Online Marshall
St. Cloud State University St. Cloud
Winona State University Winona

 

Related Majors

 

College Preparation

In Minnesota, your school may have developed a Program of Study in this career area. A Program of Study is an academic and career plan developed by your high school to help move you towards a career and college path. A Program of Study can help you:

  • Select high school classes that prepare you for college and getting a job
  • Understand how the classes you're taking in high school lead to a career
  • Identify extra-curricular activities that are related to your career interest
  • See what classes at your school offer early college credit that will save you time and money towards your college expenses
  • Graduate from high school prepared for your next step toward the career you choose

Learn more about Programs of Study at your high school.

 

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