Social workers help and serve people! If you are passionate about social justice and human rights, and have a desire to promote understanding and respect for diversity, a degree in Social Work will prepare you for a fulfilling career. The Department of Social Work at the University of Saint Francis offers a Bachelor of Social Work program. Taught in the liberal arts tradition and enriched with Franciscan values, this degree program will prepare you for entry-level generalist social work practice. You will be able to pursue a career as an advocate, case manager or counselor for individuals, families, groups, organizations and communities immediately upon graduation.
According to the U.S. Department of Labor, social work employment is expected to grow faster than most other professions.
This summer, discover the career opportunities that exist in the world of healthcare. During this two-day camp, students will participate in hands-on activities that will introduce them to the principles behind various healthcare professions, including nursing, physical therapy, social work, surgery, radiology and more. Students must be going into 6th, 7th, or 8th grade in the fall of 2015 to attend. Registration is $25 for each student and lunch is included on both days. Financial assistance is available for those who qualify.