Social Work Course Requirements

Social Work Major

Note:SW 200 and PY 205 or consent of the Social Work Program Director is required prior to taking the following social work courses.

  • Required Courses:
    BI 110-G College Biology – 4 credits
    MA 221-G Elementary Statistics – 4 credits
    PY 111 General Psychology – 3 credits
    PY 205 Helping Relationships – 3 credits
    PY 305 Counseling – 3 credits
    SO 113-G Introduction to Sociology – 3 credits
    SO 321 Research Methods – 3 credits
    SW 200 Introduction to Social Work – 3 credits
    SW 215 Human Behavior and Social Environment – 3 credits
    SW 345 Social Work Practice I – 3 credits
    SW 350 Social Welfare Policy – 3 credits
    SW 355 Social Work Practice II – 3 credits
    SW 428 Field Instruction – 10 credits
    SW 442 Senior Seminar – 2 credits

TOTAL HOURS 50

Social Work Minor

PY111 G General Psychology – 3 credits SW200 Introduction to Social Work – 3 credits SW225 Human Behavior and Social Environment – 3 credits SW345 Social Work Practice – 1 3 credits SW355 Social Work Practice – 2 3 credits Elective – 3 (electives can be in SW or PY or approved by the advisor)

TOTAL HOURS 18

*general education requirements