Jun 24, 2021  
Graduate Catalog 2014-2015 
Graduate Catalog 2014-2015 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

School of Social Work

Dean: Kristie Wilder

MSW Program Director: Mioara Diaconu

MSW Field Director: Evie Nogales Baker

Graduate Enrollment Counselor: Tricia Foster

Faculty: Evie Nogales Baker, Mioara Diaconu, Annette Heck, Lorri Merchant, Magdana Philossaint, D. Laura Racovita-Szilagyi, Cornel Rusu, Kristie Wilder

Mission Statement

The mission of Southern Adventist University’s Master of Social Work (MSW) program is to prepare advanced generalist practitioners within a Christian learning environment for service and excellence in evidence-based social work practice.

Degree Offered

The School of Social Work offers a Master of Social Work (MSW) degree.  The following emphases are offered each year, based on adequate levels of student interest:

  • Child and Family Advocacy and Treatment
  • Entrepreneurship in Social Services
  • International Social Work
  • Marital Therapy and Stability
  • Older Adult Enrichment
  • Spiritual Care in Nontraditional Settings
  • Trauma and Emergency Management