Studying social work at Adelphi is a hands-on experience.
Learning by Doing
Before graduating you’ll complete hundreds of hours of fieldwork and follow in the footsteps of fellow Adelphi alums who held internships at some of the top human services organizations in the New York area.
You’ll develop professional skills and competence in practice.
Licensing Exam Prep
Upon completion of the MSW program, Adelphi graduates are eligible to apply for licensure as a licensed master social worker (LMSW). Learn some of the nuances about the social work licensing process, preparing for the exam, plus tips and resources to help you pass.
Online Course: Reporting Child Abuse
Adelphi University has been designated as an approved provider of this course by the New York State Education Department for the training of mandated reporters of child abuse and maltreatment.
Professional and Academic Advising
You’ll be supported with professional social work advising from the time you’re admitted until you complete your degree requirements.
Social Action Initiative
An annual social action initiative to address an important area of social justice and to create an impact in our communities. With hundreds of students working together toward increased awareness, practice change, and policy reform for social justice—this initiative holds the potential for real change.