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University of Illinois Springfield

Department of Social Work University of Illinois Springfield

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What You Can Do With This Degree

Social Workers are trained to work with a variety of people, problems, and settings. BSW graduates have gone on to work in the following fields:

  • Aging Services
  • Child Welfare Services
  • Children & Youth Services
  • Community Action Agencies
  • Criminal Justice Agencies
  • Developmental Disabilities Services
  • Domestic Violence Programs
  • Family Service Agencies
  • Homeless Shelters
  • Income Maintenance Programs
  • Mental Health Services
  • Mental Retardation
  • Nursing Homes
  • Public Health Agencies
  • Public Housing Agencies
  • Residential Treatment Programs
  • Schools
  • Substance Abuse Programs
  • Veterans Services
  • Vocational Rehabilitation