Social Work


Bachelor in Social Work

Welcome! We are excited that you have taken an interest in the UNCP Bachelor in Social Work (BSW) Program here at UNCP. The UNCP BSW Program is uniquely positioned to prepare generalist level social workers who are ready to tackle the challenges and needs of rural communities. Receiving initial accreditation in 1982, our Council on Social Work Education (CSWE) accredited program has a long-standing commitment to preparing students for the challenges and strengths of generalist practice in rural settings. As you learn more, you will discover the many ways our program works to help students achieve success.  

The UNCP BSW Program has much to offer you! We suggest that you to explore the BSW Program links shown to learn more about the following areas: 1) Program Requirements, 2) Applying to the BSW program, 3) Minors in social welfare and substance abuse, 4) Information for transfer and 2nd degree seeking students, and 5) Important information for curent BSW students such as information on the field placement process. Please let us know if you have any questions on how we can help you reach your social work education and career goals.


Rebekah Hazlett, PhD, MSW

BSW Program Director

Please call the Department of Social Work at 910-775-4090 with questions or to schedule an appointment with the BSW Program Director.