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Lanayjah J. May 26, 2021 310 views
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Lanayjah J. May 24, 2021 198 views

what are the biggest strengths in the role of a social worker?

I am a future psychologist who wants to go to school for social work . social-worker...


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Coleton John H. Mar 23, 2021 179 views

I cannot decide what to do to school for art or social work

I am pretty decent in social studies and English/Laguage arts I don't like not knowing how to decide on a focus. I seem to be good with people when I'm looked up to. But I like art to communicate my emotional inner world. Lack confidence for sure. Negative thinker. Gives more of self....

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Caitlin O. Aug 04, 2018 364 views

Are the hours put into social work worth the outcome?

After watching videos on the social work profession, it seems that the hours can be rough and there is not a lot of vacation time available and holidays are not always available to take off. Is this a demanding career? And most importantly, is the effect you're having on the lives of others...

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Caitlin O. Aug 04, 2018 424 views

What is the pay-off of being a social worker?

My interest has always been in helping people. Will I get to see that in a career in social work? Will I truly be making a difference in people's lives? social-work social-worker...


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Alexia C. Oct 19, 2016 492 views

What resources and services am I able to occupy if I want to major in Social Work?

I would like to know more about this major and the resources that I am able to have through reaching this goal as becoming a social worker for the future. social-work...


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Lydia A. Jun 22, 2017 12811 views

Careers available in prevention of human trafficking?

I am a high school student currently enrolled in collegiate high school working towards my AA. I am very interested in fighting sex trafficking and would be interested to know my options as far as this field goes and what my major should be to be successful on this path, but still have a...

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Deana A. Apr 26, 2017 7062 views

Master's in Public Administration vs Master's in Social Work

I plan to get my bachelor's degree in social work with a focus on community organization and nonprofit managment. I want to work with nonprofit programs and government programs in the future, and I would on e day love to start my own nonprofit organization. Would it be more beneficial for me to...

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Ana T. Jan 04, 2017 909 views

what can I major in if I want to work for a non-profit

I am interested in working for an organization, something like Rapha Hous which deals with the rehabilitation of young girls that have been trafficked, or Playing for Change which teaches music to children in different parts of the world; mostly dealing with underdeveloped or developing...

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Jennifer M. Dec 17, 2016 709 views

I do not know what I want to pursue in college. I know I want to help people, what careers can I go in?

I'm a 17 year old senior, currently I am thinking of becoming a dentist but before that I wanted to pursue pharmaceuticals. I've been hopping around from career the career, but as I am applying to colleges I need to make up my mind. Please help me. business medicine nursing...

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Deana A. Dec 07, 2016 1153 views

What does a first job represent?

I'm a high school senior looking for a part time position as my first job. Should a first job like this be focused on whatever is available, or should it connect to the career I want to pursue in the future. For context, I want to work as a macro social worker in the future, but there are few...

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Desiree G. Nov 18, 2016 669 views

What are good volunteering ideas if I want to major in Social Work?

I plan on transferring from my community college to UT and would like to have some volunteering experience under my belt. social-work...


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Gregory R. Nov 15, 2016 789 views

What is the difference between a Psychologist and a Psychiatrist?

I'm interested in these fields, but I just want to know which is which. social-work social-services...


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Matt W. Oct 23, 2016 558 views
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Alexander B. Mar 25, 2015 1290 views

I want to pursue my masters in public health

Hi guys. I will soon obtain my bachelors degree in Human services and I am planning of going for my Masters in Public Health! I believe both of these fields are similar in a way. My question is, would I be able to go straight into a Public Health Masters program with an undergrad in Human...

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CareerVillage . Jan 02, 2012 1878 views

What is the career path to a career in social services?

I'm interested in social work and social services. I'm wondering how people decide to go into social work and what the career path is like? social-work...