Why major in Social Work?

Social work focuses on helping people and empowering them to make changes in their lives and communities. Mount Mary University’s accredited social work bachelor’s degree program has prepared students for successful and fulfilling social work careers since 1974. Edit

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Social work might be a good major for you if:

  • you want to help people and are excited about working with people
  • you want to make a difference in the world
  • people turn to you with their problems and you enjoy helping them
  • you enjoy learning about human behavior, social justice, and interpersonal and family problems
  • you want a career that will support you financially and add meaning to your life

Benefits of a social work degree at MMU

Learn more about the benefits below.

Growing Career Field

Rigorous Bachelor’s Degree Curriculum and Fieldwork

Accreditation and Social Worker Licensure

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