54 Bachelor Programs in Social Work

Social Work is the interdisciplinary social science that examines human behavior and social systems. It is a broad field of study and graduates with a Bachelor of Social Work have many career opportunities. A Bachelor of Social Work will provide students with a foundation of Social Work theories and practices. It will examine major human behavior theories and how these are applied to real world is… Read more

Social Work is the interdisciplinary social science that examines human behavior and social systems. It is a broad field of study and graduates with a Bachelor of Social Work have many career opportunities.

A Bachelor of Social Work will provide students with a foundation of Social Work theories and practices. It will examine major human behavior theories and how these are applied to real world issues and people. A Bachelor of Social Work helps students gain the skills and knowledge necessary to work in the demanding field of Social Work, and this is done through coursework that focuses on topics such as social welfare and policy, psychology, human development, morals and ethics, and community development. Graduates with a Bachelor of Social Work often go on to jobs in non-profit or non-governmental organizations in positions such as Case Managers and Advocates, working with people dealing with issues of poverty, substance abuse, or family violence.

If you have a genuine interest in helping people and want to use that attribute in your career, then consider a Bachelor of Social Work. Start by searching through the options below to find the perfect school for you!

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Bucks New University
High Wycombe, United Kingdom +1 More

Knowing how to help someone overcome their challenges isn’t easy. This course gives you the insight and knowledge to help them overcome barriers. Your study will combine class ... +

Knowing how to help someone overcome their challenges isn’t easy. This course gives you the insight and knowledge to help them overcome barriers. Your study will combine classroom theory with real-life practice experience, some of which involves working alongside current social workers. You’ll also gain an understanding of how social work fits in with UK government policy and legislation. -
BSc
Full-time
3 years
English
Campus
 
Hong Kong Baptist University - Faculty of Social Sciences
Hong Kong

The Bachelor of Social Work (Hons) aims to develop students' knowledge, skills and professional values in social work so that the graduates can effectively meet the social ser ... +

The Bachelor of Social Work (Hons) aims to develop students' knowledge, skills and professional values in social work so that the graduates can effectively meet the social service needs of the community in a flexible, realistic, creative and professional, yet caring manner. Graduates of our BSW (Hons) programme are recognized by most professional bodies at the international level. -
Bachelor
Full-time
4 years
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
City University of Hong Kong
Kowloon Tong, Hong Kong

The aim of the programme is to enable students to evaluate and align personal values with the value base of the social work profession, acquire knowledge, understanding and pr ... +

The aim of the programme is to enable students to evaluate and align personal values with the value base of the social work profession, acquire knowledge, understanding and practice competence in practice. -
Bachelor
Full-time
4 years
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
BAU Bahcesehir Cyprus University
Nicosia, Cyprus

Bahçeşehir Cyprus University Department of Guidance and Psychological Counseling; aims to train qualified psychological consultants who have a creative and critical thinking s ... +

Bahçeşehir Cyprus University Department of Guidance and Psychological Counseling; aims to train qualified psychological consultants who have a creative and critical thinking structure and can lead in the field, and who have a positive impact on the applications of Guidance and Psychological Counseling, nationally and internationally. -
Bachelor
Full-time
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
Clarks Summit University Online
USA Online, USA

Build a biblical foundation in counseling and prepare for studies at the graduate level.

Build a biblical foundation in counseling and prepare for studies at the graduate level. -
Bachelor's
Full-time
Part-time
4 years
English
Online
 
Boyce College
Louisville, USA

Gain counseling experience inside and outside of the classroom as you learn to point to Christ-centered solution. Our counseling programs fulfill the training requirement for ... +

Gain counseling experience inside and outside of the classroom as you learn to point to Christ-centered solution. Our counseling programs fulfill the training requirement for certification with the Association of Certified Biblical Counselors. -
BSc
Full-time
4 years
English
19 Aug 2020
15 Jul 2020
Campus
 
Regent College London
London, United Kingdom

Health and Social Care relates to services that are available from health and social care practitioners that provide health care support to a range of individuals with issues ... +

Health and Social Care relates to services that are available from health and social care practitioners that provide health care support to a range of individuals with issues faced by vulnerable individuals and groups such as children, older people, those with mental illness and disabilities. -
BSc
Full-time
3 years
English
Campus
 
University of Roehampton London
London, United Kingdom

Gain better insight into yourself, and learn to make a positive impact on others, by studying psychology and counselling here at the University of Roehampton.

Gain better insight into yourself, and learn to make a positive impact on others, by studying psychology and counselling here at the University of Roehampton. -
BSc
Full-time
3 years
English
Sep 2020
31 Aug 2020
Campus
 
Mykolas Romeris University
Vilnius, Lithuania

The goal of the programme is to train social workers of high personal and professional competence, holders of Bachelor’s degree, who are able to professionally act in spheres ... +

The goal of the programme is to train social workers of high personal and professional competence, holders of Bachelor’s degree, who are able to professionally act in spheres of national and international social life, who are able to provide high quality social services, strengthen abilities of individuals, groups and communities to adapt to environment through restoration and strengthening of social links, integration into society and sustaining social participation. -
Bachelor
Full-time
4 years
English
01 Jan 2021
31 May 2020
Campus
 
The University of Waikato
Tauranga, New Zealand

When studying for a Bachelor of Social Work at Waikato, you'll be learning how to make a positive difference to the lives of others. If you're a person who wants to contribute ... +

When studying for a Bachelor of Social Work at Waikato, you'll be learning how to make a positive difference to the lives of others. If you're a person who wants to contribute to society – this is a professional qualification that helps you to do just that. -
Bachelor
Full-time
4 years
English
Campus
 
Massey University
Auckland, New Zealand +1 More

Massey is the longest-serving (since 1976) four-year Bachelor of Social Work (BSW) degree in New Zealand. Our highly sought-after, internationally recognised degree will offer ... +

Massey is the longest-serving (since 1976) four-year Bachelor of Social Work (BSW) degree in New Zealand. Our highly sought-after, internationally recognised degree will offer you a lifelong career that can take you across the country and around the world to countries such as the United Kingdom, Ireland, Canada, Australia, Fiji, Papua New Guinea, Hong Kong and the United States. Just to name a few. -
Bachelor
Full-time
Part-time
4 years
English
Mar 2020
Campus
Online
 
University of North Alabama College of Arts and Sciences
Florence, USA

The B.S.W. graduate qualifies for immediate application to become a licensed professional social worker. The B.S.W. degree equips students to begin professional social work pr ... +

The B.S.W. graduate qualifies for immediate application to become a licensed professional social worker. The B.S.W. degree equips students to begin professional social work practice in public and private social service agencies at the local, state, and federal levels which provide a variety of services to diverse populations. -
Bachelor
Full-time
4 years
English
Campus
 
Northeastern Illinois University
Chicago, USA

The Social Work Program’s mission is to produce generalist practitioners who are prepared for entry-level social work positions and admission into graduate schools of social w ... +

The Social Work Program’s mission is to produce generalist practitioners who are prepared for entry-level social work positions and admission into graduate schools of social work. Our students become critical thinkers, gaining social work values, professional identities and knowledge through self-reflection and service learning. -
BA
Full-time
4 years
English
Campus
 
Instituto Superior Miguel Torga (ISMT)
Coimbra, Portugal

Forming qualified professionals that act in a creative, innovative and enterprising way, requalification and of intervention on the social damages generated in the actual proc ... +

Forming qualified professionals that act in a creative, innovative and enterprising way, requalification and of intervention on the social damages generated in the actual process of sustainability of the system. -
Bachelor
Full-time
7 semesters
Portuguese
Campus
 
Klaipeda University
Klaipėda, Lithuania

The studies in the Bachelor's degree programme in Social Work at Klaipeda University last for 3,5 years. Students may choose one of the two offered specializations: Social Wor ... +

The studies in the Bachelor's degree programme in Social Work at Klaipeda University last for 3,5 years. Students may choose one of the two offered specializations: Social Work in Community or Social Work in Health Care. The curriculum includes courses from the fields of psychology, medicine, sociology, management, philosophy, social policy, human rights, etc. Each specialization focuses on courses directly related to the chosen sphere. For students with specific interests, the programme offers courses such as dolphin-assisted therapy, social-occupational therapy and social work with refugees, or supervision. Strong emphasis is placed on students’ practical skills: social work studies have four periods of internships. -
BSc
Full-time
4 years
English
Sep 2020
Campus