School Social Work Certificate

The UW-Green Bay School Social Work Certificate prepares social workers to apply for licensure with the state of Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction and obtain employment in a K-12 Wisconsin school. 

The certificate is available for practitioners who hold an MSW degree and are seeking school social work licensure and current MSW students emphasizing in school social work as part of their graduate degree. 

For more information about the School Social Work Certificate, visit the MSW website at

Required Courses
EDUC 695Special Topics (The Exceptional Individual)2
SOC WORK 751Social Work Practice in Schools2
SOC WORK 761Overview of Wisconsin DPI School Social Work Standards2
SOC WORK 762Wisconsin DPI School Social Work Standards Practicum3
SOC WORK 767Assessing Mental Health and Substance Use in Practice3
Act 31 workshop
Total Credits12