Bachelor of Science in Social Work

Liberty University

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Serve Your Community with an Online Social Work Degree from Liberty University

Liberty University’s online Bachelor of Science in  Social Work degree provides you with the knowledge and skills necessary to address critical social situations and events through an understanding of human psychology. While completing Liberty’s online social work degree, you will learn to evaluate, engage, and intervene with individuals, families, groups, organizations, and communities.

Our online social work degree will teach you important ethical principles and help you develop critical thinking skills needed to adapt to a diverse world and provide care to hurting communities. Learn from industry professionals with real-world experience in human services, and get on-the-job experience in your community through field experience, all while fitting your education into your life with Liberty University’s award-winning flexible online learning environment.

Why Choose Liberty University’s Online Social Work Degree?

With Liberty’s Bachelor's Degree Online in Social Work, you can help people in your community, or work with communities worldwide. Our online social work degree provides all of the skills needed for becoming a social worker, but also provides critical knowledge of human psychology that is sought after in every people-focused industry. According to the Federal Bureau of Labor Statistics, psychology-related employment opportunities are expected to have above-average growth through 2024*, providing many new career paths and applications for a social work degree.

You can pursue a practical, rewarding career with an online social work degree while still preparing yourself for future graduate studies, or pursue employment outside of the role of a social worker. Liberty’s online social work degree provides this flexibility of employment opportunities, while also giving you the needed online structure that lets Liberty fit into your life.

What Will You Learn in the Online Bachelor of Science in Social Work Degree?

Liberty’s social work degree includes specialized training in assessments, intervention strategies, and counseling techniques to assist human services professionals practice in diverse communities. Serving as a social worker will require you to be able to assist in positive changes for individuals of varying ages, and families of many underserved communities of different racial and economic backgrounds. Liberty’s online social work degree provides this training along with the interdisciplinary skills required to earn a fully accredited bachelor’s degree, ensuring that you are prepared for future graduate studies or advancement in your career.

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