Department of Social Work and Human Services

Anne Hicks-Coolick, Ph.D., MSW

Anne Hicks-Coolick

Dr. Anne Hicks-Coolick, Ph.D., MSW, is an Associate Professor of Social Work in the Department of Social Work and Human Services at Kennesaw State University.  She received a M.Ed. from Georgia State University and a M.S.W. and Ph.D. from the University of Georgia School of Social Work. 


For ten years she was the Clinical and Education Coordinator at Mill Springs Academy in Alpharetta, GA a school for youth with learning disabilities.  She has also worked in public housing and as a mental health counselor in public mental health. 


Dr. Hicks-Coolick’s primary areas of interest are children, youth, their families, and program evaluation.  At KSU she teaches Cultural Competency as well as classes in Research and Program Development. 



Phone: 470-578-3398