Carrie J. Smith

M.S.W., D.S.W.
Department Chair


D.S.W., School of Social Work, Howard University, Washington,D.C. (1998)

Master of Social Work, School of Social Work, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia (1978)

Bachelor of Arts, Sociology, Hampton Institute, Hampton, Virginia (1976)


Child Welfare,child and family policy, social work practice, social welfare policy and services, racism and racial dialogue, incarceration and impact on families, and kinship care.


SWK328/WSP328 Human Diversity in Social Context

SWK301 Foundations of Social Work Practice

SWK415 Policy and Services in Child Welfare

SWK768 Child and Family Policy

SWK314 Social Welfare Policy and Services