Careers in Social Work: Career Resource

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Social Work Guide

Social Work is rich, stimulating, and one of the few careers which enables you to stand up for social injustice.

The field of social work spans across multiple career options, depending on the type of social work degree you pursue and your personal career goals and interests.

This online educational resource is designed to provide information for individuals who think they might be interested in pursuing a career in social work.

Table of Contents
  1. Top 10 Reasons to Pursue a Career in Social Work
  2. What Does a Social Worker Do?
  3. Social Worker Job Description
  4. People They Serve
  5. Where They Work
  6. Types of Social Work Careers
  7. Micro Level Careers
  8. Mezzo Level Careers
  9. Macro Level Careers
  10. Frequently Asked Questions
  11. Additional Resources