The School Social Work Licensure Program
The State of Tennessee School Social Work Licensure Program at the Universtiy of Tennessee College of Social Work is available to currently enrolled Bachelor's level and Master's level students as well as persons who currently hold either a Bachelor's and/or Master's degree in Social Work from an accredited program. This licensure program in school social work equips students with the knowledge and skills necessary to practice in school settings throughout the state of Tennessee.
The University of Tennessee College of Social Work, in collaboration with the University of Tennessee College of Education, will certify applicants for the State of Tennessee School Social Work License after the satisfactory completion of the requirements detailed in the application packet.
For more information about School Social Work - and spefically, what you can do with School Social Work licensure - see "What do school social workers do?"
Requirements for applicants who currently hold either a MSSW/MSW or BSSW/BSW from an accredited Social Work program (PDF, 10 KB)
Requirements for applicants who are currently enrolled at the UT College of Social Work (PDF, 9 KB)
UT School Social Work Licensure Application (PDF, 195 KB)
Application for Tennessee Teaching License (PDF, 16 KB)
Please contact Ms. Jennifer Scagnelli at the address or phone number to the right if you have questions or need additional information.