Department of Social Work

Using an ecological framework, the social work curriculum at Winthrop University is aimed at producing graduates that are capable of enhancing the health and well being of persons across the life span, in various population groups, by strengthening the resilience of individuals, families, groups and communities to expand their coping skills and empower them to improve their quality of life and to maximize their opportunities for growth and development. In addition the Department is committed to making ongoing contributions to the development of the greater community through practice relevant research, scholarship and community service.

Your gift to the Department of Social Work ensures that students who have more ability and promise than financial resources will have access to the excellent education and full college experience provided by Winthrop University. 


Social Work Group

For additional information regarding the Department of Social Work, please call (803) 323-2168.  For more information about giving to Winthrop University, please call (803) 323-2150.