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Bachelor of Social Work Curriculum

(Leading to the Bachelor of Social Work degree)

Core Curriculum I – IV (42 Hours)

Social Work majors must choose the following core courses:
BIO 127 General Biology and Laboratory (4)
BIO 128 General Biology and Laboratory (4)
ENG 209 Introduction to Literature (3)
HIS 131 World History (3)
HIS 132 World History (3)
PSY251 General Psychology (3)
SOC 110 Introduction to Sociology (3)

Preprofessional, Major and Elective Courses (21 Hours)
ANT113 Societies Around the World (3)
Or
ANT328 Cultural Anthropology (3)
ECO 254 Introduction to Economics (3)
ENG 218 Intermediate Composition (3)
Or
ENG 328 Technical and Professional Writing (3)
POS 218 State and Local Government (3)
SOC 213 Social Problems (3)
SOC 361 Social Science Statistics (3)
SPE 200 Voice and Diction (3)

Required Support Courses (6 Hours)
PHL 210 Logical Reasoning (3)
SOC 222 Computer Applications in the Social Sciences (3)

Required Major Courses (37 Hours)
SWK 220 Introduction to Social Work (3)
SWK 221 Social Work Communications (3)
SWK 322 Human Behavior and Social Environment I (3)
SWK 323 Human Behavior and Social Environment II (3)
SWK 356 Social Welfare Policy and Services I (3)
SWK 357 Social Welfare Policy and Services II (3)
SWK 450 Applied Research (3)
SWK 463 Field Instruction I (4)
SWK 464 The General Method of Social Work Practice I (3)
SWK 465 Field Instruction II (4)
SWK 466 The General Method of Social Work Practice II (3)
SWK 467 Field Instruction Seminar I (1)
SWK 468 Field Instruction Seminar II (1)

Major Electives (6 Hours)
SWK 230 Social Work in Health Settings (3)
SWK 354 Child Welfare (3)
SWK 370 Social Work with the Aged (3)
SWK 455 Social Work with Families (3)

General Electives (8 Hours)

TOTAL SEMESTER HOUR REQUIREMENTS (120 Hours)

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