The Council on Social Work Education (CSWE) is a nonprofit national association representing more than 2,500 individual members, as well as graduate and undergraduate programs of professional social work education. Founded in 1952, this partnership of educational and professional institutions, social welfare agencies, and private citizens is recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation as the sole accrediting agency for social work education in this country.

Council on Social Work Education
1701 Duke Street, Suite 200
Alexandria, VA 22314
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  • Responses to the Events in Ferguson, MO

    Today let us renew our commitment to justice. Let us use the power of our positions as educators, researchers and scholars to advocate for just policies and practices. Our students are watching.

  • Now Open: Application Cycle for New MFP-Y Program

    Select the link above to learn more about the Now Is the Time: MFP-Youth Program from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)

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