About the Program
Major in Social Work, BSW Degree
BSW Academic Program
Do you want to help people and families in crisis? Would you like to know how different organizations can promote the well-being of an individual or a community? Become a part of the solution with a Bachelor of Social Work! At Barry University, you will get the social work practice skills and the academic background you need to make a difference. Barry's BSW program will give you a strong social work core, a liberal arts background, volunteer experience, and year-long field placement. Your education will be further enhanced by Barry’s mission as a Catholic, Dominican University that works for social justice and promotes community service.
Financial Aid, Scholarships, and Grants
If your test scores, initiative, and GPA are strong enough, you could receive the top Barry scholarship of $13,500! Contact us today, and we'll let you know if you qualify for a scholarship or grant. More than 70% of our student body receives some form of financial assistance. Find out how to apply in the Financial Aid Section.
South Florida Location
What better place to be than South Florida? With the region's ethnic diversity and its mix of social issues, you'll find field experiences in the South Florida metropolitan area are incomparable! As for recreation - cultural and sporting events, nightlife, and beaches are only about 20 minutes away from main campus.