Methods-based Curriculum

The UConn School of Social Work is unique. Here, you have the opportunity to pursue a methods-based specialization in social work practice. You can choose an area of concentration — Casework, Group Work, Community Organization, Administration, or Policy Practice. Within your chosen area of concentration, you will learn specific skills and practices as they apply in a variety of professional settings.

Click a link below to learn more about the advanced concentrations:

Community Organization
Group Work
Policy Practice

Learn more about our curriculum through these links:
About the Foundation Curriculum
Required Foundation Courses
Focused Areas of Study
About Field Education
Degree Options
Flexible Study Options
Degree Requirements
MSW Course Directory


Students talk about their Method Concentration:

Paul Gaines, Jr.Administration
Paul Gaines, Jr.
Naomi BocarslyCasework
Naomi Bocarsly
Rio ComaduranCommunity Organization
Rio Comaduran
Vanessa MoralesGroup Work
Vanessa Morales
Brunilda FerrajPolicy Practice
Brunilda Ferraj
Kristen CharpentierAdvanced Standing
Kristen Charpentier