The BA/MSW program leads to a bachelor's degree in social sciences interdisciplinary with a concentration in health and human services and a Master of Social Work (MSW) degree. Our highly competitive program prepares you for advanced practice in social work and is fully accredited by the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE).
Building on previous course content, this course examines the concepts of resiliency and self-monitoring in the evaluation of strategies that are effective for renewing and sustaining interest in the profession. The opportunities and challenges of post-graduate social work practice and the importance of support from mentors and colleagues are explored. Students will identify how their own learning style informs the development of their professional identity. In particular they will focus on how their practice, professional identity and commitment to the profession can be sustained through life-long learning, use of supervision and self-care.