About Social Work

Mission

The Lincoln University Social Work Program prepares an array of diverse undergraduate students for generalist social work practice. The program is committed to providing students with the knowledge, values and skills need to intervene, empower and promote human rights and advocate for social economic and environmental justice in a global world emphasizing diversity-informed practice.

Program Goals

The Lincoln University Social Work Program:

  • Prepares students to engage in generalist social work practice on the micro, macro and mezzo levels
  • Provides curriculum that prepares students to promote diversity through ethical social work practice
  • Provides curriculum that prepares students to advocate for social change and social justice through evidence-based and critically-informed practice