Required Courses


  • BI 203 Human Biology fulfills the natural science lab requirement.
  • Social work majors are required to take either MA 210, MA 211 or MA 212 Statistical Methods for their mathematics requirement.
  • Juniors will complete 104 hours of a practicum in SW 338.
  • Seniors will complete 425 hours of a field placement in their senior year in conjunction with SW 430 and 431.

Elective Courses

Social work students must have a GPA of 2.5 to be admitted into the program and must maintain a grade of C or better in required social work classes (not included are cohort course - MA 210, BI 203, SO 201, and PS 203). Any grade lower than a C would necessitate retaking the course.