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Department of Social Work

Department of Social Work

Bachelor of Social Work

Study Abroad

Winthrop University provides a variety of enriching opportunities for students to study abroad on all four corners of the globe and everywhere in between. Specifically, Winthrop has study abroad programs in locations including Central America, the Southern Cone (including Argentina), Asia, Australia, Africa, and Europe. Students can participate in summer, semester, or full academic year programs abroad, and tailor their experience to their specific academic goals and personal interests. Additionally, Winthrop has created clear connections between studying abroad and the curriculum we offer our students.


The Department of Social Work offers these examples of four year plans with a semester abroad:

                Edge Hill, UK (pdf 187 KB)

                Veritas,Costa Rica (pdf 187 KB)


For more information about Study Abroad opportunities, please visit the website for the International Center.


Allison Gibson, Assistant Professor of Social Work, and Miranda Knight, Assistant Dean of Students, will be leading a study abroad trip to Japan on May 4 - 14, 2017

Monique Constance-Huggins, Undergraduate Program Director and Assistant Professor, will be leading a study abroad trip to St. Vincent July 9-17, 2017.  

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