The Augsburg College Social Work Department is located in the Cedar-Riverside neighborhood of Minneapolis, MN. Cedar-Riverside is considered one of the most racially and ethnically diverse neighborhoods in the country, with a rich history of welcoming newly arrived immigrants. The Department is strongly focused on international education within the social work profession. The curriculum reflects the pedagogical imperative of international study, and its courses include short-term and semester study abroad options. The Department is committed to educating social workers proficient in transnational social work practice.