Social Work Careers

Social Work Career Pathways

See what careers you can pursue with a social work major. Furthering your education can help you earn a higher salary and open more position opportunities.

Students with an undergraduate degree in social work can go on to be:

  • Social work generalist
  • Case worker
  • Case manager
  • Youth counselor

... and more!

Students who major in social work can go on to graduate studies in:

  • Master of Social Work (check out Alverno's MSW!)
  • Doctorate (DSW) or PhD in Social Work
  • Psychology
  • Public health
  • Criminal justice

... and more!