Master of Social Work program earns full accreditation from CSWE
Park University’s Master of Social Work
program, which officially began in Fall 2014, has been granted full accreditation by the Council on Social Work Education’s Commission on Accreditation. Park’s MSW program, which has three areas of practice emphasis — military, children and families, and gerontological — is the home of one of the few accredited advanced practice concentration in behavior health in the U.S. In addition, Park is the only college/university in the Kansas City metropolitan area to have both an accredited MSW program and an accredited Bachelor of Social Work
program. To learn more about Park’s MSW and BSW programs, visit www.park.edu/academics/academic-programs/undergraduate-programs/social-work/index.html
, or contact Walter Kisthardt, Ph.D., professor and chair of social work, and MSW program director, at firstname.lastname@example.org
or (816) 584-6586.
Park University receives military friendly accolade
Park University has been selected as one of the “2016 Top Military Friendly Online Colleges” by the Guide to Online Schools
. Colleges and universities named to the list provide a strong military culture, exceptional online support to its military students, and earn high marks in financial aid and flexibility. Of the 78 schools selected, Park University is one of just eight schools to earn a perfect score (100 points) for both its military culture and online support.
Another military friendly honor for Park
Victory Media has published its 2016 Guide to Military Friendly Schools
and named Park University to its list of the “Top 25 Military Friendly Online Programs.” The recognition is related to the University’s honor by Victory Media as a 2016 Military Friendly School for the seventh consecutive year
. Zachary Clark, a junior military history major, was highlighted with a quote about Park on a “Did You Know?” page in the Guide