School of Social Work

Social Work at a Glance

Social Work at Cleveland State University

The field of Social Work — offers a variety of opportunities, depending on your interests.     

You can work in hospitals, nursing homes, governmental agencies, schools,  mental health centers, home care agencies, and rehabilitation agencies. 

The U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics forecasts a 12 to 15 percent increase in social work jobs through 2030.

Social Work major — qualify to take the Social Work Licensure Exam.
Most social work positions require a degree in social work and state licensure.