Social Work BA

Major Requirements

A major in social work consists of:

HEPR 150Introduction to Health Professions

1

MATH 123Elementary Statistics

3

PSYC 100General Psychology

3

SOWK 101Introduction to Social Work

3

SOWK 305Social Work Practice I

3

SOWK 306Social Work Practice II

3

SOWK 307Social Work Interviewing Skills

2

SOWK 310Field Placement I

4

SOWK 347Research Methods for Social Workers

3

SOWK 355American Social Service Policy

3

SOWK 360Human Behavior in the Social Environment I

3

SOWK 361Human Behavior in the Social Environment II

3

SOWK 405Social Work Practice III

3

SOWK 410Social Work Field Instruction II

12

SOWK 447Senior Research Project

3

SOWK 495Senior Integrative Seminar

3

Three hours of psychology electives

Three hours of history, public administration, or political science

 

EDUC 151Ethnicity

3

or

SOCI 250Human Diversity in America

3

 

ECON 199Introduction to Economic Thinking

3

or

ECON 200Principles of Macroeconomics

3

 

one of the following:

SOCI 105Introduction to Sociology

3

SOCI 220Contemporary Social Problems

3

SOCI 230Sociology of the Family

3

one of the following:

PHIL 100Introduction to Philosophy

3

PHIL 101Introduction to Logic

3

PHIL 220Ethical Issues of the Modern World

3

PHIL 221Health Care Ethics

3

and one of the following:

BIOL 100An Integrated Approach to the Sciences

3

BIOL 102Introduction to the Biological Sciences

3

BIOL 201Introduction to Anatomy and Physiology

3