2023 Spring Symposium

Registration is now open! Join us for this enriching program by reserving your seat today.

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Our school is home to a diverse group of students, faculty, staff and alumni.

If you’re looking for a supportive, enriching community in which to gain the skills and perspectives that will prepare you for the honorable, challenging and rewarding field  of social work, check us out.

We offer a Bachelor of Social Work (BSW) degree and a Master of Social Work (MSW) degree option, which includes a traditional two-year plan of study or the advanced standing, one-year course of study. 

At NC State, we prepare social workers for careers where they will make a difference in individual lives as well as in our society as a whole.


CSWE Accredited Program Through February 2029

Our Mission

The mission of the School of Social Work at NC State University is to prepare students for
practice that addresses social, economic, cultural, demographic, and political changes affecting
individuals, families, groups, communities and organizations. Through teaching, advising,
research, and scholarship, the school emphasizes:

  • professional ethics,
  • social justice,
  • diversity, and
  • community engagement

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