Welcome to the School of Social Work

We are proud to be a diverse group of students, faculty, staff members, and alumni dedicated to the values and ideals of social work and social work education.The School offers both the BSW and MSW degree options.  Our mission is to "prepare competent social workers and promote community well-being and social justice through teaching, scholarship, and service with special attention to vulnerable populations". We encourage you to visit our website and learn more about how the School of Social Work at UNC Charlotte can address your educational needs.

UNC Charlotte School of Social Work Statement regarding House Bill 2

We, the faculty and staff of UNC Charlotte’s School of Social Work are committed to upholding our professional (NASW) Code of Ethics that states that we will respect the dignity and worth of all people, combat oppression in all its forms, and fight for social and economic justice (read more).




The School of Social Work receives CSWE Reaffirmation
June 20, 2016

At its June 2016 meeting, the Commission of Accreditation for CSWE determined that the BSW and MSW programs of UNC Charlotte School of Social Work are reaffirmed accreditation for 8 years.

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School of Social Work Names Inaugural Director
May 5, 2016

The College of Health and Human Services is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Schnavia Hatcher as the inaugural Director of the School of Social Work. Hatcher arrives at UNC Charlotte from the University of Texas at Arlington, where she served as a tenured professor in the School of...