Social Work

  • Social Work

    Why should you choose social work?

    Because it's a unique profession rich with meaning, action, and the power to make a difference. Social workers help people; they provide direct services and work to promote social and economic justice.

    Social work has its own body of knowledge, code of ethics, practice standards and a nationwide system of accredited education programs. As a professional social worker, you'll be equipped with the knowledge, skills and ethics necessary to serve individuals, families, organizations, and communities.

    There are a broad spectrum of career opportunities available to you with a social work degree. Carlow social work graduates are found in many places, including public agencies, private businesses, hospitals, schools, nursing homes, police departments, courts, and in private practice.