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School of Social Work

Social Work Degree Requirements and Curriculum

The Social Work Major builds on a broad liberal arts base and includes professional social work courses and a supervised field education. Curriculum areas include social work practice, human behavior and the social environment, social work research, social welfare policy and services, and field instruction.

Degree Requirements

The Bachelor of Science in Social Work requires completion of 120 credits, including 40 credits in required Social Work courses, a minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.5, and a minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.5 in the major. Students must satisfy both the college’s general education requirements and specific liberal arts requirements for the School of Social Work.

Social Work Major Suggested Program Plan