About Social Work at Keuka College
To be a social worker is to help people overcome some of life’s most difficult challenges. Social workers take into account the needs of individuals, families, and groups, and help restore social functioning and work toward creating positive conditions for people to thrive. As a Keuka College social work student, you’ll combine coursework with hands-on, practical experience, helping you to become a seasoned professional ready to enter the workforce or pursue an advanced degree.
You’ll gain knowledge of human development and behavior; how our social, economic, and cultural institutions function; and the various delivery systems and evaluation strategies used in the profession.
Together, all social workers can make a difference helping families and communities cope with the stresses of everyday life.