How much education does a social worker need?

Answer The minimum education a social worker needs is a bachelor's degree that requires 4 years of study. A higher paying job requires a master's degree, which takes 2 more years. Further, you can spend a... Read More »

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What kind of degrees&education do you need to be a social worker?

Social workers need at least an undergraduate education and a bachelor's degree. Most employers require a degree in social work, although some accept candidates with a bachelor's degree in such are... Read More »

Is an adoption worker different from a social worker?

What does it take to become a social worker?

Social workers work with a variety of people such as toddlers, teenagers and the elderly on a variety of issues such as homelessness, divorce and depression. They work in hospitals, mental health c... Read More »

What is the job of a social worker?

Social workers are responsible for trying to improve the lives of people who face social, mental, or medical problems. Many different fields of social work address the needs of children, adults, an... Read More »