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CSSW COVID-19 Updates

Click here for the latest communications issued by CSSW. Looking for social work volunteer opportunities, resources, and trainings for helping with the pandemic? See our Action Lab for Social Justice website.

What distinguishes the School’s curriculum?

The School’s curriculum is distinguished by

  • 4 method areas: Advanced Clinical Social Work Practice; Advanced Generalist Practice & Programming; Policy Practice; Social Enterprise Administration.
  • 7 fields of practice: Aging; Contemporary Social Issues; Family, Youth & Children’s Services; Health, Mental Health & Disabilities; International Social Welfare and Services to Immigrants and Refugees; School-based & School-linked Services; World of Work.
  • 4 minors: Business Administration; International Social Welfare; Law; Public Policy & Administration.
  • 9 dual degrees with other professional schools at Columbia: Business, Divinity, International Affairs, Jewish Studies, Law, Public Health, Public Policy & Administration, Special Education, Urban Planning.

For more information, go to Degree Options.