Social Work

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If you are looking for a career that will help you make a difference in the lives of others, consider the Department of Social Work at Wright State. You can pursue social justice and the well-being of families and communities while devoting yourself to a rewarding profession that encourages you when you see victories, both personal and collective. You can become a Licensed Social Worker (LSW) in Ohio and you can also earn a significant workforce bonus if you become a child welfare worker in Ohio through the University Partnership Program (UPP).

Prepare for a career that makes a difference. Apply to Wright State right now.

Degrees and Programs

Bachelor's Degree

Master's Degree



Department Leadership

Chair (interim): Jennifer Hughes, Ph.D.


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