The 24-credit minor in Social Work emphasizes the knowledge and skills necessary for students to think critically and to develop beginning helping skills.

The goal of the Social Work program is to provide students the educational background necessary for competent generalist social work practice in a range of human service settings and/or to pursue graduate study in social work or related disciplines.

Why ESU for Social Work Minor?

  • The Social Work minor not only complements the Sociology and Criminal Justice majors offered in the department, but also education and other disciplines in the behavioral, social and health sciences.
  • The minor emphasizes the knowledge and skills necessary for students to think critically and to develop beginning helping skills.
  • The minor provides students with the educational background necessary for competent generalist social work practice in a range of human service settings and/or to pursue graduate study in social work or related disciplines.

Contact Us

For additional information regarding the programs offered, please contact the department secretary at (570) 422-3453 or email at dboushell@esu.edu.

Contact Information

Campus Address
Stroud Hall 101
Phone:
(570) 422-3453
Title of Department Leader
Department Chair
Name
John Kraybill-Greggo
Phone:
(570) 422-3844