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School of Social Work Ranked #3 Among Social Work Catholic Schools
Professor Emerita Dr. Susan Gray receives NASW Lifetime Achievement Award

Professor Emerita Dr. Susan Gray receives NASW Lifetime Achievement Award

Susan Gray, PhD, EdD, MBA, MSW, who retired from the School of Social Work in 2013 as professor emerita, was recently presented with the lifetime achievement award by the National Association of Social Workers (NASW). The award celebrates the best of social work values, contributions to the profession and extraordinary achievements demonstrated in...

School of Social Work awarded $2.6 million federal grant

School of Social Work awarded $2.6 million federal grant

Barry University's School of Social Work has been awarded a $2.6 million federal grant from the Health Resources and Service Administration (HRSA). The grant will be distributed over the course of four years at $650,000 each year. The HRSA grant will provide scholarship dollars for a new student program called Social Work CONNECT, a graduate,...

Social Work graduate Denasia Lawrence wins national singing competition

Social Work graduate Denasia Lawrence wins national singing competition

Barry University School of Social Work graduate Denasia Lawrence (MSW '16) was named the winner of the State Farm Sing Your Way competition as part of the Neighborhood Awards, which took place July 22 – 24 in Las Vegas. The singing competition began with several entries, varying from YouTube submissions to live auditions, followed by a...

School of Social Work celebrates 50 Years of Educational Leadership, Academic Excellence & Service
Barry's School of Social Work highest ranked in South Florida

Barry's School of Social Work highest ranked in South Florida

Barry University's School of Social Work was ranked first in South Florida by U.S. News and World Report. Barry's program came in at #78, tied with California State University in Long Beach, CA among others. Schools like Ohio University in Athens, OH; Univ. of North Carolina in Greensboro, NC and West Chester University of Pennsylvania were among...

Register now for the upcoming Post-Master’s Certificate on Mindfulness and Therapeutic Practice
MSW Part-Time Saturday Program

MSW Part-Time Saturday Program

Coming this Fall, the School of Social work is pleased to announce the addition of a part-time MSW Saturday Program at the Miami Campus. Designed for those who work full time, this unique 60 credit program allows you to earn your MSW degree in 28 months through weekend study. This program option is open only to new first-year MSW students. In...

Barry observes 40 Days of Peace

Barry observes 40 Days of Peace

Barry University is observing 40 Days of Peace in celebration of the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. The program of events includes service projects, dialogues on social issues, film screenings, and discussions, as well as advocacy efforts. The events are organized around six themes: human trafficking, poverty and food access, military...

Stipend Program Open for BUSSW Students

Stipend Program Open for BUSSW Students

The Barry University School of Social Work will be partnering with the Department of Children and Families to educate qualified social work students to focus on the much needed area of child abuse and neglect in the state of Florida. This program is designed to ensure that students will be prepared to pass the test for certification and be...

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