Transformative Social Work: Profound. Generative. Relational.
UVM's nationally recognized MSW program prepares students for transformative social work with individuals, families, groups, organizations, and communities. Our graduates become professionals whose practice reflects the most humane and empowering knowledge, skills, and values of social work.
Emphasis on Experience
Our program offers experience with a wide range of roles and settings, including schools, medical centers, mental health centers, government agencies, and community-based organizations. The breadth and depth of experience you’ll gain will well prepare you to become an effective professional. It will also develop your collaborative skills and give you a chance to explore different interests before choosing a particular path within the profession.
Preparation for Success
- 100% of our MSW graduates taking the Master's level exam passed the first time, compared to 74% overall in the U.S. and Canada (2018-2021).
- 90% of our MSW graduates taking the Clinical level exam passed the first time, compared to 75% overall in U.S. and Canada (2018-2021).