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December 12, 2017
Social work professor Cindy Hunter is working with music professors David Stringham and Jesse Rathgeber to study the impact of an interdisciplinary, arts-based project on formerly incarcerated persons, pre-service professionals and community members.
December 6, 2017
Gracie Cuevas, a senior majoring in social work and Spanish, said she has been surprised by how the men have opened up and discussed their lives.
November 28, 2017
The American Association of Colleges and Universities (AAC&U) recently recognized JMU nursing and social work for exemplary civic education within their respective programs.
October 24, 2017
Student teams take a crack at solving complex issue: What's the best way to provide health insurance to 400,000 Virginians who earn too much to afford Medicaid but too little to purchase their own insurance?
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 >