Student Success

At USC, we strive to help all of our students achieve their goals, so we will always be available to support your academic and professional development. As an MSW@USC student, you will have access to support and resources throughout the program and after graduation. Our faculty and staff are committed to your success, both as a student and a social worker.

Get to Know Your Student Support Advisor

You will be paired with a Student Success Advisor who is dedicated to helping you get started in the MSW@USC program. Reach out to your advisor if you have questions about:

  • Enrollment and registration
  • University resources
  • Field placement
  • School/work/life balance
  • Technical requirements
  • Academic advising
  • Learning online

Start Preparing for Your Career the Moment You Enroll

The moment you enroll as an MSW@USC student, you become part of the worldwide Trojan Family network, which gives you connections and support that will help you lead change as a professional social worker.

While enrolled, you will not only receive hands-on training but you will also gain access to a variety of career development opportunities including resume and cover letter reviews, networking events with alumni and mentors, and workshops that educate you on important topics such as LCSW preparation.

Visit our career development services page to learn more about the career services you will have access to through the USC Suzanne Dworak-Peck School of Social Work.