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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

UNLV professor Matthew Lachniet works in his lab on campus.
Dec. 27, 2019

A collection of stories highlighting UNLV faculty and students who made the news in 2019.

UNLV students in red caps/gowns hugging at commencement
Dec. 17, 2019

UNLV president Marta Meana will highlight four graduating students at commencement who embody the academic, research, and community impact of the Class of 2019.

People preparing to cut ribbon on new Fertitta Complex
Nov. 1, 2019

A collection of local, national, and international news stories highlighting the people and programs of UNLV.

A woman in a red and black dress stands next to the College of Urban Affairs sign
Oct. 23, 2019

Graduate College Alumna of the Year Constance Brooks has served public policy in stints with Clark County, NSHE, and MGM Resorts.

Nicholas Barr poses on UNLV's campus, his work focuses on homeless young adults and military service members.
Oct. 14, 2019

Mindful of the needs of homeless youth, the social work professor has created a program to help.

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