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April 20, 2018
Gemeinshaft Home residents along with Harrisonburg-area and JMU student and faculty musicians will share stories and songs written in a collaborative research project funded by the National Endowment for the Arts.
April 5, 2018
Read more about Morgan's field placement experience in the social work program
March 28, 2018
Since 2014, students in SOWK 317 class have partnered with Open Doors, an organization located in Harrisonburg which provides shelter and support for the local homeless population.
March 14, 2018
The Daily News Leader recently featured JMU social work faculty and students in an article about Remote Area Medical clinics in Virginia.
Welcome from Social Work
Welcome to the JMU Department of Social Work! Our Bachelor of Social Work (BSW) degree prepares students for beginning professional practice, and is the entry-level credential as recognized by the National Association of Social Workers. Our program is fully accredited by the Council on Social Work Education, qualifying our BSW graduates for consideration for Advanced Standing in MSW programs across the nation. More >