School of Social Work and Human Services


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Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

All programs at Wright State University are accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC). Additionally, programs offered in the College of Health, Education, and Human Services have special accreditations that specifically address standards unique to the given field.

Social Work

The social work program is accredited by the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE). This assures that the curriculum and faculty meet established national standards. The degree in social work from an accredited educational institution is a prerequisite to applying for the Ohio social work license (

Assessment Reports

Master of Social Work Accreditation

Human Services


CACREP is a recognized accrediting agency by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA) and holds full membership status with the Association of specialized and Professional Accreditors (ASPA) and the International Network of Quality Assurance Agencies in Higher Education (INQAAHE).

National accreditation has been conferred on the Clinical Mental Health Counseling (M.S.), School Counseling (M.Ed.), Rehabilitation Counseling (M.R.C.) and Addiction Counseling (M.R.C) until October 31, 2022 by the CACREP

CACREP Vital Statistics 2020

CORE (Council on Rehabilitation Education)

CORE (Council on Rehabilitation Education) is a specialized accreditation organization that is recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation for rehabilitation counseling training programs and standards review process.

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Associations and Boards

Code of Ethics

Counseling and Academic Professional Honor Society International

Chi Sigma Iota (CSI) is an international honor society that values academic and professional excellence in counseling.

Phi Alpha Honor Society

The purpose of Phi Alpha Honor Society is to provide a closer bond among students of social work and promote humanitarian goals and ideas. Phi Alpha fosters high standards of education for social workers and invites into membership those who have attained excellence in scholarship and achievement in social work

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