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Social Work Department


The nationally accredited Social Work Program at McDaniel College prepares students for entry-level, culturally sensitive, generalist practice with individuals, families, small groups, communities and organizations. Through coursework, field education, and a rich learning environment, students gain the knowledge, skills, values and training needed to work effectively with vulnerable and at-risk populations. Graduates can move directly into social work positions, are eligible for state licensure and qualify for advanced standing at most graduate schools of Social Work.


Nationally accredited by the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE.)

Summary of Student Learning Outcomes

Connect With Us

Dr. Cathy Orzolek-Kronner

Department Chair and Director of Field Education 

Phone: 410-857-2535

Office: Hill Hall 319


Hill Hall, third floor

Experts & Mentors in the Social Work Department

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Michael Dvorak

Senior Adjunct Lecturer

Social Work Email Michael 410-857-2410
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Gary Honeman

Senior Adjunct Lecturer

Social Work Email Gary 410-386-4863
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Martin Kuchma

Senior Adjunct Lecturer

Social Work Email Martin 410-386-4863
Jim Kunz

Jim Kunz


Social Work Email Jim 410-857-2538
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Betsy Rosenbaum-Cassel

Adjunct Lecturer

Social Work Email Betsy 410-386-4863