Director of Graduate Social Work & Assistant Professor of
Graduate Social Work
Department: Graduate Social Work
Dr. Courtney Wiest has a Doctorate degree in
Post-Secondary Education Leadership and a Master’s in Social Work.
She is currently a full-time Assistant Professor in the MSW program
at Saint Leo University in Dade City, Florida. Along with her
teaching duties, she is the Field Director for the MSW program. Dr.
Wiest has been at Saint Leo for the last ten years. Before
she was a full-time instructor at Saint Leo, she was a Behavior
Specialist at the local high school in Dade City, Florida. In her
earlier career, she was in the field of social work working with
children and families in the dependency system. Courtney Wiest’s
current research interests are: goals are higher education and
online learning, particularly related to “sense of community” in
the online environment.
Teaching & Professional
Courtney Wiest’s current research interests are: goals are
higher education and online learning, particularly related to
“Sense of Community” in the online environment.
Honors & Awards:
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