How To Apply

The University Of Kentucky College Of Social Work aspires to educate the best social workers in the nation. In the Southeast Kentucky BASW and MSW Programs, the faculty and resources at the UK Center of Excellence in Rural Health are equal to those found on the Lexington campus.

The College of Social Work sets high standards for all students, including:

  • Challenging curricula.

  • Faculty who are committed to the individual growth of students.

  • Field education programs that offer students challenging opportunities to work with diverse populations.

  • Research programs aimed at addressing real world problems.

  • Partnerships with state and local agencies and community groups that complement our educational and research agendas.

  • Commitment to the special needs of people in Kentucky and in rural areas throughout Appalachia.

  • New and innovative continuing education programs.

Apply to admission to the University of Kentucky here.

Apply for admission to the BASW program here.

Apply for admission to the MSW program here.