Should I Become a Social Worker?

Resources and thought exercises to help you confidently make the decision of whether or not to become a social worker.

Last Reviewed: June 8th, 2022

  1. U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS)

    If you have some basic ideas of what you may need your career to provide you in life, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics can give you a general idea of what social workers do, how much they get paid,... more

  2. National Association of Social Workers (NASW)

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    NASW's short social work career overview, brief explanations of varying career fields, and a short quiz to help you determine what type of social worker you might be.