do you have a passion for helping others solve the challenges and difficulties they face?
If you enjoy interacting with people who face a variety of challenges and you want to make a positive difference in the world around you, a career in social work may be the perfect fit for you. In your studies at Gulf Coast, you will learn to practice social work in a variety of settings including hospitals, child welfare agencies, the court system and in nursing homes, just to name a few. Gulf Coast State College's Social Work Option, Liberal Arts A.A. will give you a solid foundation to complete your degree at a four-year university. A title of Generalist Social Worker can be earned with the Bachelor of Social Work (BSW) degree, and can be completed at Florida State University's Panama City (FSU PC) campus right across the street from Gulf Coast State College. In addition to completion of the BSW, a Master’s degree can also be obtained at FSU PC, and can prepare you for state licensure at the Licensed Clinical Social Workers (LCSW) level.