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Division of Social Work


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Thank you for your interest in the Division of Social Work at CBU, which is home to some of the top social work programs in Southern California. We are certainly excited that you are interested in becoming an advocate for positive change in the world.


About Us

By earning your degree in social work, you are choosing to champion those in need through the integration of important social work values and by developing the critical skills needed to serve individuals, families, and communities.

By specifically choosing a social work program at CBU, you are ​choosing a program that integrates social work and faith to serve diverse populations.

Our social work faculty team is comprised of thoughtful and caring professionals with years of social work experience in a multitude of settings. Together, these professionals will work with you, mentor you, and ensure that you meet the expectations for a successful social work career upon graduation from our programs. Apply now to see how YOU can make a difference!

– Dr. Charles Lee-Johnson
Associate Dean, Division of Social Work

Dr. Charles Lee-Johnson

Why the Division of Social Work?

CBU believes in the great commission and using God's glory to serve our local community and government and promote social justice and change to bring glory to His kingdom. As a social work student at CBU, you will learn how to integrate biblical principles and faith in a non-judgmental and compassionate way.


Visit Us

College of Behavioral and Social Sciences
California Baptist University
8432 Magnolia Avenue
Riverside, CA 92504

Contact Us

Dr. Charles Lee-Johnson
Associate Dean, Division of Social Work, College of Behavioral and Social Sciences
(951) 552-8081

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