SUMMER 2024 & FALL 2024

On-Campus and 100% Online Options!


A Social Worker main goal is to help others improve their lives by:

  • Helping individuals, families, groups and communities improve their lives.
  • Advocating for social justice.
  • Working toward understanding human behavior in the social environment.

Did you Know?

  • Social Workers work with everyone including: children, families, military, students, couples, the aging, people with disabilities.
  • Social workers are in a variety of settings including healthcare, school, government, for-profit and nonprofit.
  • The Job Market is growing 11% faster than the average
    Median salary of a Bachelor level social worker: $49,470
    (salaries vary widely by social work industry ranging from $41,810 to $81,400)
    You'll never be bored - To change the world!

Welcome from the Director

Welcome to the Bachelor of Social Work at the UTA School of Social Work (UTASSW). We know you have many choices in your education and are pleased you chose us. The BSW program is acclaimed as one of the most affordable bachelor programs in social work and the demand for social workers is growing much faster than average job growth.  Our BSW program includes courses parallel to those taught in our nationally ranked Master’s of Social Work Program. These courses are taught by nationally and internationally recognized faculty who are leading scholars in many areas of social work and social welfare. Students in these programs have an opportunity to take a variety of courses from instructors committed to social justice, social work education, and the advancement of the social work profession.

I join the whole faculty in welcoming you to our BSW program at UTA. I look forward to working with you to help make your experience enjoyable, productive, and rewarding.


Allison Tomlinson

Allison Tomlinson, PhD, LCSW-S
Director of Undergraduate Programs and Assistant Professor of Practice


BSW Program Contacts

Shermell Osborne
Undergraduate Programs Administrative Assistant
(817) 272-3613

Allison Tomlinson, PhD, LCSW-S
Director of Undergraduate Programs
Allison Tomlinson Profile

Get In Touch with SSW Admissions

Melissa Cruz
Academic Recruiter
Primarily Undergraduate Admissions

Email: melissa.cruz@uta.edu
Office:  SWSH 203G

Darlene Santee
Manager for Recruiting and Admissions
Email: santeed@uta.edu
Office:  SWSH 203U

Antwan C. Williams, J.D.
Asst. Director of Communications, Marketing, Recruiting, Admissions,
and Community Outreach

Email: antwan.williams@uta.edu
Office:  SWSH 203S

Attend An Info Session

Attending a Undergraduate Admissions Information Session provides you with a unique opportunity to meet with representatives from the School of Social Work and discuss the BSW program.

Reserve Your Spot