Social Work

Casey C-014
516.323.3880
Fax: 516.323.3885

Social work is a career where you can truly make a difference, and there's no better place to start than Molloy College on Long Island, New York. Enroll in our undergraduate program or our collaborative M.S.W. program through Fordham University and prepare for meaningful work with endless job possibilities.

A degree in social work offers the opportunity to work in a vast number of fields and in a wide array of settings. View some of the some of the possibilities for your future in this growing profession here.

Within an environment that teaches students to be caring, competent professionals, our curriculum provides:

  • Flexible full and part-time plans of study with day and evening classes
  • Small classes with a low student/faculty ratio
  • Experiential learning in a variety of settings - active classrooms, hospitals, agencies focusing on mental health and family/children, homeless shelters, meetings with legislators and many other exciting opportunities
  • Gerontology (GRN) minor providing the most current information on older adults and issues related to aging
  • Extensive internship opportunities
  • Professional encounter courses provide an opportunity for students to spend a semester in the field with the on-site mentoring of a faculty member, prior to their actual field internship
  • Professional development is an essential activity for ensuring quality social work services. Starting in 2015 all licensed social workers in New York state must complete 36 hours of continuing education in order to maintain their licenses. Molloy College plans to offer conferences and programs that will fulfill those requirements and the proposed programs can be found under Social Work Professional Development

You may also choose to enroll in our one-of-a-kind Fordham/Molloy graduate program. Our collaborative Master of Social Work (M.S.W.) program with Fordham University Graduate School of Social Service enables you to earn a Fordham University M.S.W. degree while taking some of the courses at Molloy College. This graduate program also offers flexible full or part-time plans of study that includes day, evening and weekend classes.

If you would like any additional information or an application mailed to you, please call 516.323.3880 or email Dawn Egan at dpegan@molloy.edu.

Save the Date - May 28 - What You Need to Know About Social Work Licensure and Continuing Education

National Association of Social Workers - NYS Chapter - Molloy College presents"Kellenberg Hall, Room 106: "CE Regulations for NYS Licensed Social Workers" - What You Need to Know About Social Work Licensure and Continuing Education. Session approved for 1.5 CE contact hours which will be presented on Thursday, May 28 form 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. in Kellenberg Hall, Room 106. As of January 1, 2015, every LMSW and LCSW practicing with his or her New York license must complete the required acceptable formal continuing educa-tion in order to renew their license. As a practicing LMSW or LCSW, you are required to complete 36 hours of acceptable formal continuing education during each three-year registration period. Learn about the new policy and procedures and what is required.  6:00PM-7:00PM (Networking & Registration). 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. (CE regulations presentation followed by a question and answer session). $25 per person. To register, please contact Dr. Lois Carey at lcarey@molloy.edu or call Dr. Carey at 516.323.3881.

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Social Work
1000 Hempstead Avenue Casey Building, C-014 Rockville Centre, New York 11571-5002

516.323.3880

dpegan@molloy.edu