Johnson C. Smith University is pleased to announce the Master of Social Work (MSW) program was admitted to candidacy during the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE) meeting of the Commission on Accreditation held February 7-9. This initial step enables the university to begin offering the graduate level social work program and admitting students.
Johnson C. Smith University has received a $975,000 grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to support faculty development and expand the curriculum in the Department of Visual, Performing and Communication Arts. The new funding will also support a Mellon Early Career Faculty Development Program for technology and new media, an emerging scholars lecture series and a collaborative research initiative.
The Tom Joyner Foundation is recognizing Johnson C. Smith University as the February 2014 School of the Month. The foundation, formed by the nationally syndicated radio personality, chose Johnson C. Smith University as part of its ongoing effort to assist HBCUs in broadening and strengthening their efforts to raise money to help keep students in college.