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January 7, 2019
Read more about Janae's social work experience and her plans to focus on social work's role in higher education success.
January 7, 2019
The Gus Bus is a mobile literacy program that brings story time, reading activities and book checkout services to neighborhoods in Harrisonburg and Page County.
January 3, 2019
This was the third year in a row that Laura Hunt Trull's class has received this honor, leading to monetary awards for local non-profits.
January 2, 2019
Through a collaborative effort between Center for Global Engagement (CGE), Outreach and Engagement, and Community Service-Learning, James Madison University is now an official partner university of the Peace Corps Prep program.
December 6, 2018
During summer of 2018, social work professor Cindy Hunter completed a study tour in China that afforded her useful insight and new ideas.
December 5, 2018
For the second year, the social work department opened its doors for alumni to tour the new facilities and spend time catching up with former and current classmates and professors during homecoming weekend.
Welcome from Social Work
Welcome to the JMU Department of Social Work! Our Bachelor of Social Work (BSW) degree prepares students for beginning professional practice, and is the entry-level credential as recognized by the National Association of Social Workers. Our program is fully accredited by the Council on Social Work Education, qualifying our BSW graduates for consideration for Advanced Standing in MSW programs across the nation. More >