Undergraduate Admission

In the National Catholic School of Social Service, we are committed to developing scientific approaches to solving the problems of poverty, the technological divide, mental health, family violence, health care, aging issues, and homelessness. These approaches will prepare you for a for a rewarding career in generalist social work practice, and get a head start on pursuing advanced degrees in social work.

B.S.W. Admission

Applicants are invited to contact Dr. Jennifer Charles, Bachelor's Program Chair, for more information about our liberal arts and social work program or to schedule an appointment at charlesj@cua.edu. 

Admission to the full-time curriculum of the School of Arts and Sciences or to the Metropolitan School of Professional Studies is necessary to enter the undergraduate program in social work. Undergraduate applicants interested in social work apply to the University through the College of Arts and Sciences.


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    Undergraduate Admission Website

    Have more questions about the undergraduate application process? Visit the main Undergraduate Admission website to meet your admission counselor, request information, schedule a visit or sign up for a virtual information session, take a virtual tour, and more. 

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