The Canadian Association for Social Work Education - líAssociation Canadienne pour la formation en travail social (CASWE-ACFTS) is a voluntary, national association of university faculties, schools, departments, and modules offering professional social work education in Canada.
The Associationís primary mandate is to support the promotion of excellence in social work education, scholarship, and practice. This mandate is carried out through the accreditation of BSW and MSW social work programs, research, the publication of a journal, and an annual conference.
The Associationís Commission on Accreditation is responsible for accrediting these programs. There are currently 38 CASWE-ACFTS accredited university programs in Canada.