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Social Work AOC

Social Workers transform the world.
Social Work is dedicated to promoting the development of conditions that will assist people in reaching their full potential. Social work practice involves many sub fields such as psychological services, child services, policy making, and community development. It is an ideal field for someone that strives to make the world a better place.
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Professor/Director of Human Service
301-784-5556
Location: ALLIED HEALTH (AH) 306

 

What will you learn?
  • Foundations of Social Work
  • Critical Thinking
  • Interpersonal and Teamwork
  • Oral/written communication skills
What will you do?
  • School Social Worker
  • Case Management
  • Community Outreach and Development
  • Individual, Child, or Family Therapy
  • Addictions Treatment
  • Governmental Policymaking

Program Details
The Social Work AOC is designed for students that are planning to transfer to a four-year institution in preparation for a career in Social Work. The course work focuses on the general education credits which prepares the student for graduation.

During the final semester, students take an introductory course in Social Work that provides them with an overview of the subfields of Social Work, as well as an introduction to foundational elements of the discipline.

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Meet the Faculty

Our experienced, knowledgeable faculty and staff are excited to share their expertise with you and prepare you to succeed in the diverse, dynamic field of Social Work.

Cherie Snyder 
Professor and Program Director

301-784-5556
Allied Health 239

B.A., Dickinson College
M.S.S., Bryn Mawr College
M.A., University of Pennsylvania
Certification in Mind/Body Skills, Center for Mind/Body Medicine, Washington, D.C.

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