The Social Work Program at Auburn University is accredited by the Council on Social Work Education’s Board of Accreditation. Accreditation of a baccalaureate or master’s social work program by the Council on Social Work Education’s Board of Accreditation indicates that it meets or exceeds criteria for the assessment of program quality evaluated through a peer review process. An accredited program has sufficient resources to meet its mission and goals and the Board of Accreditation has verified that it demonstrates compliance with all sections of the Educational Policy and Accreditation Standards.
Social work is one of the fastest growing job markets in the US. According to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, social work employment is expected to increase 13% from 2019-2029.
Assistant Professor of Social Work Felicia Tuggle has been named to the Fulbright Specialist Program to establish Liberia’s first community-based social work graduate program.
Social work senior Sydney Gwyn wove her lifelong passion for helping others into a career in social sciences through an internship with the Air Force Civilian Service.
To prepare for her future as a social worker, sophomore Cameron Allen began building language skills in Arabic courses.
Yarbi Cound, a 1995 graduate, joined the Opelika Police Department in November.