Future Careers

Future Careers

Social workers respond to human needs and problems from birth to death and practice in a wide range of settings: in preschools, nursing homes, schools, legislatures, hospitals and clinics, group homes, public agencies, private agencies and social change organizations. Within these settings, social workers are educated as generalist practitioners and carry a wide range of activities, roles, and responsibilities. Bachelor level social workers function as brokers and educators, advocates and community organizers, researchers and policy analysts, case managers, supervisors and administrators.

Our Social Work program prepares students for future careers as a(n):

  • Clinical social worker
  • Child and family social worker
  • Mental health counselor
  • Substance abuse social worker
  • Healthcare social worker
  • Patient representative
  • Marriage and family therapist
  • Public welfare specialist
  • School social worker
  • Vocational/rehabilitation social worker
  • Victim assistance specialist
  • Case manager
  • Public policy specialist

Contact Us

Shirley Rush
401 Normal Hall
181 Main St.
Presque Isle, ME 04769

Phone: (207) 768-9427