The mission of the School of Social Work is to prepare competent and committed human service practitioners who will promote the development and enhancement of resilient communities, social groups, families and individuals.
The BSW program at GWC is a professional program that prepares graduates for immediate entry into a diverse range of social service positions. As a graduate of the BSW program, you may work in foster care and adoption, child protective services, crisis intervention, homeless shelters, mental health, criminal justice and courts, international social work, elderly services, community organizing, hospice, political advocacy, domestic violence, social policy, as well as many other possibilities in the field.
Faculty members at GWC are committed to helping you learn the theory and skills necessary to become a social work professional and are dedicated to assisting you in finding your place within the social work profession. We want you to succeed in your professional education and we will go that extra mile to help ensure your success.