Social Work | SIU

Southern Illinois University



College of Education and Human Services

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Certification Program

School Social Worker training helps students understand the influences of school, home, and community on children.

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For those with a desire to learn, we offer an academic experience that will take them as far as they want to go.

We prepare students for fulfilling careers, meeting the human service needs of people all over the world as professional social service workers.  Our program offers bachelor’s and master’s degrees.

Our academic concentrations include:  children, youth and families; health and mental health; and a school social work certificate program.  Within our master’s program, you can earn a certificate in gerontology.

We bring in millions of dollars in grants each year as we provide valuable services to families and the community while giving our students a quality education and  practical experience.