1. Engage in systematic inquiry to advance the evidence base in social work practice.
  2. Use and critically evaluate advanced-level evidence-based practices and their application to marginalized populations.
  3. Develop and disseminate practice-relevant knowledge in practice, research, and academic settings.
  4. Demonstrate leadership in social work practice and education with integrity.
  5. Develop and maintain substantive expertise in one or more areas of social work.
  6. Apply biblical values when developing solutions to complex problems.