Social Work Department

Social Work is a professional art, based on an eclectic, scientific body of theory, incorporating practice, knowledge, and skill, and fused to specific ethics with inherent social value assumptions. The profession is oriented toward helping in the resolution of diverse individual and social problems, the provision for meeting broad human and community needs, and the enhancement of personal or social functioning. The primary goal of the social work program is to prepare students for beginning professional generalist social work practice.

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Celebrate our Students' Achievements at the Evening of Excellence - April 21

Members of the public are welcome to attend and learn about our students' projects and achievements! Click More for details and to RSVP.

Danielle Wray: Mpowered by UM-Flint

Danielle Wray: Mpowered by UM-Flint

UM-Flint student Danielle Wray, graduating Sunday, said Mpowering My Success and the social work department helped her thrive.

UM-Flint Commencement Speaker is Alumna and Best Buy Exec

UM-Flint Commencement Speaker is Alumna and Best Buy Exec

Shari Ballard, Best Buy executive and UM-Flint alumna, will be the keynote speaker for both of UM-Flint's April 30 commencement ceremonies.

UM-Flint DPS Offers Training to Enhance Inclusive Community

UM-Flint DPS Offers Training to Enhance Inclusive Community

Open to faculty, staff and students, the DPS de-escalation training series is set for March 23 & 30 and April 6 & 13.

UM-Flint Social Work’s “Privilege Walk” Provides Practical Learning

UM-Flint Social Work’s “Privilege Walk” Provides Practical Learning

At UM-Flint, social work students use self-reflection activities as purposeful professional development tools.

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