Individuals interested in promoting constructive social change will find this dual degree meets their needs. Graduates of the J.D./M.S.W. program are prepared for careers as social service administrators, juvenile court representatives, family court judicial personnel, mediators, public policy officials, guardian ad litems, family law attorneys and child support enforcement administrators. Students will participate in both legal and social work internships. Applicants must take the Graduate Record Examination (GRE) or the Miller Analogies Test (MAT).

J.D./M.S.W. Program of Study Information

Contact Information

Mumbi Mwaura, LMSW, MPH
Graduate Recruitment Coordinator
School of Social Work
279 Williams Street
Athens, GA 30602

(706) 542-5450
Dr. Leon Banks

MSW Admissions Director
School of Social Work
279 Williams Street, Rm 153A
Athens, GA 30602
(706) 542-5428


Devon G. Sanger, LCSW

She/Her/Hers Pronouns

Field Education Coordinator
MSW/JD Program Coordinator
School of Social Work
University of Georgia
279 Williams Street, Rm 111
Athens, GA 30602

(706) 542-5466