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A Rewarding and Valuable Career

Social work: Making a difference in peoples' lives and communities.

 

 

As a student, you will be prepared to work in a variety of settings, including child welfare, mental health, criminal and juvenile justice, gerontology, domestic violence, health care, community development, policy practice, and research. If you are concerned with matters of social justice and want to make a difference in peoples' lives and your communities, we invite you to consider the social work profession as a rewarding and valuable career.

Introduction to UNLV's School of Social Work

What's Happening

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Apr. 16, 2019

A new book by social work professor An-Pyng Sun walks readers through the roots of addiction and treatment.

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Apr. 3, 2019

City resilience framework will focus on health and wellness, economy and society, infrastructure and environment, and leadership and strategy.

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Mar. 28, 2019

Mariana Sarmiento Hernández, once an undergraduate Dreamer, now helps undocumented students navigate the intricacies of immigration policy.

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Mar. 11, 2019

Thirteen UNLV programs ranked within nation’s top 100 in U.S. News & World Report’s annual list of top graduate and professional schools.

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Mar. 4, 2019

She's daring and he's diverse. Both are committed to helping UNLV students achieve their dreams.

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