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Bachelor's Degree in Social Work Classes

Social Work Curriculum

General Education Requirements - 52 Credits

General Education Core Requirements - 40 Credits
CAP 1XX Computer Literacy Competency (CL) 3
COM 1XX Communications Competency (COM) 3
ENG 101 English Composition 3
ENG 115 Writing for the Human Services Professional (WR) 3
ENG 300 Advanced Composition (AW) 3
MATH 135 Contemporary Math (MATH) 3
SCI 1XX Science Competency w/lab (SCI) 3
PSY 112 Introduction to Psychology (SS) 3
SOC 101 Introduction to Sociology (SS) 3
  Cultural Competency (CU) 3
  Philosophy or Ethics Elective (E/P) 3
  Global Studies Competency (G/US) 3
  Global Studies Competency (G/W) 3

Programmatic General Education Core Requirements - 12 Credits
IDA 120 Intellectual Discovery Strategies OR General Education Elective 3
SOC 201 Multicultural Issues (MC) 3
PSC 201 The Legislative Process 3
SWK 110 Introduction to the Social Work Profession 3

Major Core Requirements - 40 Credits
Semester 1
SWK 250 Social Work Practice in Research I 3
SWK 260 Human Behavior & the Social Environment I 3
Semester 2
SWK 310 Human Behavior and the Social Environment II 3
SWK 320 Social Work Practice in Research II 4
SWK 390 Generalist Practice I 3
Semester 3
HSC 305 Ethical and Legal Issues in Healthcare 3
SWK 410 Generalist Practice II 3
SWK 450 Social Work Internship and Seminar I 6
Semester 4
HSR 335 Social Welfare Policy 3
SWK 420 Generalist Practice III 3
SWK 460 Social Work Internship and Seminar II 6
Electives - 30 Credits
1XX Directed Electives 9
2XX Directed Electives 3
1XX Open Electives 18


Total Credits: 


122

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Students must successfully complete 36 credits in order to be matriculated into the Social Work major. Of these 36 credits, students must take:
ENG 101 - English Composition
ASD 120 - The College Experience
ENG 115 - Writing for the Human Services Professional
PSY 112 - Introduction to Psychology
SOC 101 - Introduction to Sociology
PSC 201 - The Legislative Process
SOC 201 - Multicultural Issues
SWK 110 - Introduction to Social Work
+4 other general elective courses

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Course sections noted with an 'H' are delivered in a hybrid format (a combination of on-campus and online learning).
Course sections noted with an 'O' are delivered in an online format.