Social Work Program

Students must maintain a 2.5 Grade Point Average in all required Social Work courses to be eligible to advance in the program and be eligible for field practicum. A grade of a "C" or better must be achieved in all prerequisite and required courses. Students may be dismissed from the Social Work Program if they do not maintain this standard.

NOTE: Students must be ACCEPTED majors to register for 345/346. To review those requirements please visit our Admissions page.


Required social work courses:

SWK 261 Social Welfare Needs of Vulnerable Populations: Exploring Helping Role from Social Work Perspective

SWK 275 Human Behavior &  the Social Environment

SWK 298 Economics, Policy, and Social Welfare 

SWK 345 Practice I - Social Work With Individuals and Families

SWK 346 Pre-Practicum

SWK 359 Practice II: Social Work with Groups

SWK 435 Practice III - Advocacy, Injustice, Oppression and Ethical Decision-making

SWK 460 Field Practicum Seminar I

SWK 461 Field Practicum I

SWK 480 Field Practicum Seminar II

SWK 481 Field Practicum II


Pre-requisite and co-requisites

PSY 111 Introductory Psychology

SOC 101 Introduction to Sociology: Self and Society

SOC 314 Statistics for the Social Sciences (Same as ANT 314, HAP 314)