If you have a social work degree, a license is required if you provide social work services as defined inMinnesota Statutes section 148E.010, subdivisions 6 or 11, or use the title social worker, unless you are employed by a county or a federally recognized tribe.
A license may still be required even if the employer does not require a license, the job does not require direct client contact, or if the job title is not social worker
Only the Board has the authority to determine whether a person is engaged in social work practice and must be licensed
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As a licensed professional, you are responsible for being aware of and complying with all licensing requirements.