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Department of Social Work


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FSU is the first HBCU in the country to collaborate with the US Army to offer a master's degree in social work to active duty soldiers. The FSU-Army MSW Program at Fort Sam Houston, Texas, is designed as a full-time accelerated MSW Program.

Bachelor of Social Work (BSW) Program has been granted Initial Accreditation by the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE)!  BSW Degree Program has been accepting students since Fall 2012!  


The Masters of Social Work (MSW) Program is consistent with the university's mission and institutional goals, and the Educational Policy and Accreditation Standards of the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE); is fully accredited through the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE).

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Salute to the Faculty and Staff!

Our Faculty

Congratulations to Dr. Gregory Perkins and Dr. Terri Moore Brown on their publication Parallels and Convergence of Social Engagement by Social Workers and the African American Church  Journal of Sociology and Social Work, 2(2), pp. 51-57. DOI: 10.15640/jssw.v2n2a3   

Congratulations to Drs. Mark R. Marquez, Terri Moore Brown, Chester D. Dilday, Tamara M. Woods, Gregory E. Perkins on their publication A Call for Military-Centric Social Work Education  Journal of Sociology and Social Work, 2(2), pp. 253-262. DOI: 10.15640/jssw.v2n2a15     

Congratulations  to Dr. Erica Campbell on her publication of "Using Critical Race Theory to Measure "Racial Competency" among Social Workers." Journal of Sociology and Social Work, 2(2), pp. 73-86. DOI: 10.15640/jssw.v2n2a5.    

Congratulations to Dr. Gregory Perkins and Dr. Marquez on their presentation about "Trauma and Ethics In Working With Military Families" at the 5th Annual Forward March Conference. This conference has been instrumental in increasing public awareness of the unique challenges experienced by military families, especially in times of various changes and multiple conflicts.

Thank you for supporting student Veterans, Dr. Perkins!

Gregory Perkins

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Fayetteville State University - Number 1 Choice

College Factual reviews colleges and universities and publishes the list online in order to help veterans and active duty service members identify schools that are likely to be supportive of them and their unique needs. It recently announced the top 10 colleges/universities for Veterans in the State.

Top 10 Veteran Colleges


Summer School Dates for 2016
Intercession:                                  May 11-26, 2016
Session I:                                      June 1-28, 2016
Session II:                                     July 11- August 5, 2016
On-Line Classes:                          June 1-August 5, 2016

Early Bird MSW Application will be accepted beginning October 15, 2016 for consideration for the Fall 2017 admission into the Master of Social Work Program. 

Deadline for all applications for consideration for the Fall 2016 admission into the Master of Social Work Program is January 15, 2016.

Incomplete Applications Will Not Be Considered. 

(Notice: While every attempt has been made to assure that this website contains correct and updated information, the university reserves the right to alter the policies, rules, regulation procedures and the Department of Social Work at any time.)





The MSC Navy Social Work Program has developed the Health Sciences Collegiate Program (HSCP) to assist with increasing the number of active duty Navy Social Workers. This is a two year post-Master's program which allows a candidate to obtain their social work license while on active duty.

For more information please contact Navy Medical Officer Recruiter Chief Delton Carmon at 252-373-4009 or


 Hours of Operation

Monday - Friday, 8 am -5 pm

Phone: 910-672-1210/1334

Fax: 910-672-1755


Contact Us 

Department of Social Work
Fayetteville State University
1200 Murchison Road
Fayetteville, NC 28301-4298
Lauretta J. Taylor Building, Room 223


Dr. Terri Moore Brown
Department Chair

Dr. Gregory Perkins   
Assistant Department Chair 
Graduate Coordinator

LTC Nathan Keller 
Director Off Campus
MSW Program
Fort Sam Houston,TX

Dr. Dexter Freeman
Assistant Director Off Campus
MSW Program
Fort Sam Houston,TX

Dr. Sharon E. Williams
BSW Program Director

Ms. Densie Lucas
Director of Field Education

Dr. Tamara Woods
BSW Field Coordinator

Dr. Oliver Johnson
Certificate in Substance Abuse Studies Coordinator

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