The Social Work Program at JMU began in 1962 within the Department of Sociology, Anthropology and Social Work. The Social Work Program was established as a separate department on July 1, 1989. The department is one of seven departments within the College of Health and Behavioral Studies.
- May 27 - University Closed
- July 4 - University Closed
- August 26 - First Day Classes
- The need for social workers is growing! View the Bureau of Labor Statistic's Occupational Outlook for Social Workers.