Margaret Carnes never considered a social work career as she prepared to receive her bachelor’s degree in visual arts from Clemson University last year. But one conversation led the Greenville native to pursue her Master of Social Work.
Madison Stephens came from Cincinnati, Ohio for her undergraduate studies at the University of South Carolina. But she changed her initial career plans after working with social workers at a post-graduate internship.
Marianna Moss arrived in the capital city last August to pursue her Master of Social Work and take advantage of the college's classroom and field education opportunities.
Amanda Mickey earned her Bachelor of Social Work in 2018 and will graduate this May with her MSW, thanks to the college’s Advanced Standing program.
Anaida Malkhasian’s hometown of Ulan-Ude, Russia is 6,480 miles from the UofSC campus. But it was not Malkhasian who chose UofSC for her MSW but another organization that brought her to the Palmetto State.
Dominique Fay came to UofSC to earn her Bachelor of Social Work degree and took advantage of the college's Advanced Standing Program.
Brianna Jenkins earned her bachelor's degree from Allen University in Columbia but stayed in the capital city to earn her Master of Social Work from UofSC.
Sometimes the best way to learn about a degree program is to read the experiences of current students. Allow a few of our students to tell you why they chose the College of Social Work and their experiences inside and outside the classroom.