"Go into the program with an open mind. There is a lot to learn, and the curriculum really stretches you. Be ready to dive deep into issues."
“My next internship at the Alzheimer’s Association is a macro-level internship, so I expect I’ll be dealing with policy issues and doing some grant writing.”
Meredith earned a bachelor’s degree in psychology so going for an MSW seemed like the logical next step. Her classes at Ambrose helped her to consider the bigger picture. She says, “The Social Policy course really got my classmates fired up. Before, we saw social work practice as one-on-one with clients. Now we can see how it works on the macro level—how governmental policy-making and legislation impact practices.”