Social workers use their expertise in problem solving, engagement, assessment and advocacy to bring about positive change. When individuals, families, or communities are trying to overcome social and personal challenges, social workers are there to offer support and encouragement.
You can find social workers in many areas of a community, including schools, government, medical facilities, state and private agencies, and corporations, to name a few.
Our program offers an engaging experience in the classroom and in the social work field. You will collaborate closely with dedicated faculty and staff at Illinois State, and spend time working with professionals in the field.
Take your first step toward making a positive impact. Become a Social Work major at Illinois State.
Master of Social Work
Work with enthusiastic faculty who are dedicated to your success. Our MSW program helps you identify your career interest and set a plan of action to accomplish your goals. The MSW program is accredited as an in-person program and does not offer an online option.