Meet Our Alumni

No matter where our students call home, the convenience of the online MSW program means they can pursue their goals wherever, whenever. Instead of setting everything aside to earn a degree, students can continue working as they advance their education.

The USF online MSW alumni community is comprised of a remarkable group of individuals who have gone on to make an important impact on various aspects of the profession. In the videos below, you'll hear why some of our recent alumni chose the online MSW at USF and how it helped them excel.

Mikayla Simeral, MSW ('23)

Not all rock’n’roll singers decide to switch their careers to full-time nonprofit work, but Mikayla Simeral did, and it’s why she chose USF’s online Master of Social Work to propel her career of helping others. Read more.

Haley Hines-Gaal, MSW ('23)

Haley Hines-Gaal's decision to pursue an online master's degree in social work was driven by her personal experiences and gratitude towards the social workers who helped her navigate the challenges of growing up in Iowa's foster care system. Read more.