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Five Great Reasons for Choosing UNC Charlotte for your MSW Program:

  1. Faculty: Our faculty have a reputation for being accessible, inclusive, and invested in student success
  2. Students: Our students demonstrate an appreciation for diversity and a commitment to social justice
  3. Community Engagement: The School of Social Work has partnerships with over 200 urban and rural practicum placement agencies serving vulnerable populations in the Charlotte region. Students, practicum instructors, and practicum faculty work together to ensure that students gain the knowledge and build the skills they need to be competent practitioners. Research faculty and students are also engaged in community-based research projects.
  4. Careers: The School of Social Work has a positive reputation in the community. Alumni can be found all over the region engaging in direct practice and in supervisory roles.
  5. Location: UNC Charlotte, the area’s urban research university, is located in a vibrant city with performing arts, festivals, sporting events, and outdoor recreation.

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School of Social Work students in Malawi over Spring Break 2020 for SOWK 5125: Social Development in Malawi