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Students make up a majority of our NASW-KY membership. The board of directors has two student members who contribute a their unique perspective to committees and are active in decision making for our state chapter. 

Benefits of student membership include being able to network with professionals, exclusive access to job banks, up to date information on licensing and test prep workshops, and discounts on continuing education courses and professional development opportunities.

Add NASW to your resume! Show your knowledge of the benefits of joining a professional association. NASW offers the resources for developing and transitioning your career. Join today! Please check out the amazing student event series offered by NASW:

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NASW-KY Internships

Social work students at the BSW and MSW level can complete their required field practicum at the Kentucky Chapter office. ** NASW-KY IS CURRENTLY NOT TAKING ANY INTERNS FOR THE 2024 ACADEMIC YEAR.  WE ARE NOT OFFERING ANY REMOTE PRACTICUMS.  
Learn more about NASW-KY internships

CSWE-Accredited Social Work Programs in Kentucky

Council on Social Work Education (CSWE) is the national association representing social work education in the United States. Its members include over 750 accredited baccalaureate and master’s degree social work programs, as well as individual social work educators, practitioners, and agencies dedicated to advancing quality social work education.

Asbury University – BSW

Brescia University – BSW, MSW

Campbellsville University – BSW, MSW

Eastern Kentucky University – BSW, MSW

Kentucky Christian University – BSW

Kentucky State University - BSW

Morehead State University – BSW

Murray State University – BSW

Northern Kentucky University – BSW, MSW

Spalding University – BSW, MSW, PhD, DSW

University of the Cumberlands - BSW

University of Kentucky – BSW, MSW, PhD, DSW

University of Louisville – BSW, MSW, PhD, DSW

University of Pikeville – BSW, MSW

Western Kentucky University – BSW, MSW