It takes a particularly dedicated practitioner to work with victims of sexual crimes. A master’s degree in social work will hone skill sets that are integral to earning the trust of vulnerable clients that have survived horrific abuses.
Florida State University alumna Lauren Young is stepping in to serve the emotional and conditional needs of “frequent” 911 callers.
If you are looking for a meaningful job in social work, palliative care is a growing field with a high demand for qualified and compassionate professionals. Before you embark on your master’s degree in social work, know that opportunities abound for clinically-licensed caregivers with expertise in end-of-life care.
Busy bachelor-level social workers often work long and unconventional hours, supporting clients and coordinating services. Child Protective Services (CPS) workers may find they lack the time it takes to complete a traditional master’s degree program that can open opportunities and increase earnings.
The students who pursue a Master's Degree in Social Work (MSW) from Florida State University's College of Social Work include individuals with undergraduate degrees in a broad range of fields, not just social work.