CSI Social Work Program - Anthropology, Geography, Law Enforcement, Pre-Law, Social Work, Criminal Justice, History, Political Science, Psychology, Sociology

Social Work Program

Contact Person: Kerry Koontz
Office Location: Hepworth 128-B
Direct Phone: 208-732-6878
E-mail: kkoontz@csi.edu

Social WorkSocial Work is a profession that provides moral, practical and compassionate leadership in helping people confront and resolve their personal dilemmas. Social work’s focus on the “person-in-environment” paradigm uniquely equips Social Workers (BSW) to work effectively with individuals, families, small groups, communities and organizations.

Completion of the program is designed to result in an Associate of Arts degree, and meets the general education requirements at all Idaho public universities. Course selection should be coordinated to meet requirements for your intended transfer institution.

Social Work graduates are employed in many different public & private work settings, including: Nursing homes, Hospices, Hospitals, Home care agencies, Substance abuse programs, Mental health services, Mental retardation/developmental disabilities services, Vocational rehabilitation services, Public health agencies, Community actions agencies, Family services agencies, Children & youth agencies, Child Welfare agencies, Aging services, Residential treatment programs, Child & adult day care centers, Domestic violence programs, Homeless shelters, Criminal justice agencies, School (elementary & secondary), Income maintenance, Legal service agencies.