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.



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Professor Susan McCarter Discusses Racial Inequality on NPR
October 12, 2016

In the wake of the shooting of Keith Scott by Charlotte police and the sometimes violent protests that followed, social work professor Susan McCarter joined NPR's "Here and Now" to provide prospective on long-simmering racial tensions in Charlotte. LISTEN    

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UNC Charlotte School of Social Work Awarded $2 Million for Graduate School Scholarships
August 25, 2016

The UNC Charlotte School of Social Work has been awarded a $2 million federal grant to provide scholarships for graduate students from disadvantaged and underrepresented backgrounds who are preparing for careers in behavioral health care. 100 students will receive full academic...