Graduate Certificate in Clinical Social Work
University of Kentucky

Program Details

The Graduate Certificate in Clinical Social Work from the University of Kentucky prepares students for social work practice with individuals and families in a variety of settings. Students will gain in-depth knowledge of clinical skills and practices.

Coursework covers standards of care, ethical and legal principles, and diagnostic and therapeutic interventions. Students will learn how to apply relevant scientific evidence and exercise clinical judgment to support their professional decision-making. Out-of-state students should check eligibility and licensure requirements for their state.

Graduates will be prepared to provide services in settings such as:

  • Counseling agencies
  • Community mental health centers
  • Hospitals
  • Schools
  • State and public agencies
  • Family services

Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree
  • College transcripts
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Writing sample
  • Personal statement

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges