Are you an incredible listener who has great empathy and a willingness to help people improve their quality of life?
Do you want to help make a positive impact on the world? There will always be people in need, from young children to individuals struggling with addictions. Social workers help people cope and improve their quality of life, and as a result, they can affect the future of an entire community, and even social policy.
At Harford Community College, we offer a social work degree that can prepare you for transfer to a four-year institution to complete your bachelor's degree.
Harford's small, student-centered, and flexible learning class options are the ideal learning environment for your social work studies.
What kind of courses can I expect to take?
Develop a strong background in social work through required courses and electives like these at Harford:
Introduction to Social Work
Marriage and the Family
The Helping Relationship
Alcohol/Drugs: Impact on Behavior
What can I do when I complete this program?
With a degree in social work at Harford, you can prepare for transfer to a four-year institution to complete your bachelor's degree while gaining foundational knowledge to help improve people's lives.
Top Transfer Destinations
- Bowie State University
- Salisbury University
- Hood College
- McDaniel College
- Child and Family Social Worker
- Child Welfare Worker
- Social Worker
- Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Worker
- School Social Worker
- Medical Social Worker
- Social Work Supervisor
Who teaches this program?
At Harford, our award-winning full-time and adjunct faculty bring a wealth of industry and classroom experience to professionally mentor and guide you through your program.