Required Courses

  • SW 202 Introduction to Social Services
  • SW 303A Life Span Human Behavior
  • SW 304A Communities, Groups and Organizations
  • SW 327 Social Policy and Social Change
  • SW 330 Theory and Practice of Social Work I
  • SW 332 Theory, Practice and Practicum -II
  • SW 430- Field Work and Seminar – I
  • SW 431- Field Work and Seminar- II
  • SW 401 Integrating Seminar
  • IPE 306- Research Methods for Health Professions
  • SO 201 Introduction to Sociology
  • SO 303A Oppression, Prejudice, Discrimination
  • PS 203 Introduction to Psychology

Notes

  • BI 203 Human Biology fulfills the natural science lab requirement.
  • Social work majors are required to take either MA 210 or MA 211 or MA 212 Statistical Methods for their mathematics requirement.
  • Juniors will complete 104 hours of a practicum in SW 332.
  • Seniors will complete 425 hours of a field placement in their senior r year in conjunction with SW 430 and 431.

Elective Courses

  • SW 320 Child Welfare
  • SW 325 Social Work in Health Care Settings
  • SW 344 Coping with Death and Dying
  • SW 339 Clinical Interviewing, Role-Plays, and Reflection
  • SW 340 Contemporary Social Problems: AIDS, Addictions, and Violence
  • SW 342- The Baby Boom Generation: Adults in Midlife
  • SW 350- International Social Work

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.