Program Details

  • Award: Bachelor of Social Work
  • Credits: 120
  • Delivery: Face-to-face
  • WIA Certified

About this Program

This major, accredited by the Council on Social Work Education, qualifies the graduate for entry level practice in the field of social work. The School Social Worker license also requires two years of field experience. Culminating in a required three-month internship with a social service agency, the curriculum includes related study in biology, economics, history, multicultural studies, political science, psychology, and sociology.

Program Locations

  • Minnesota State University Moorhead 56563

Labor Market Information

  • Health Care Social Workers
  • Median wage:$25.17/hour-Above the median
  • Employment outlook: Well above statewide average
  • Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers
  • Median wage:$22.52/hour-Above the median
  • Employment outlook: Well above statewide average
  • Probation Officers and Correctional Treatment Specialists
  • Median wage:$32.22/hour-Well above the median
  • Employment outlook: Shrinking
  • Child, Family, and School Social Workers
  • Median wage:$28.95/hour-Above the median
  • Employment outlook: Average
  • College Social Work Teachers
  • Median wage:$69,214/year-Well above the median
  • Employment outlook: Average
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Minnesota State University Moorhead
Minnesota State University Moorhead
1104 7th Avenue South Moorhead, MN 56563 Toll-Free: (877) 678-6463 Local: (218) 477-2161 TTY: (800) 627-3529 Email: admissions@mnstate.edu