Major Requirements - Social Work

Required Courses: 44-48 semester hours
Foundation Knowledge, Values, and Skills — 36-40 semester hours
SWK2500 Survey of Social Work (3) (or SWK1100 Careers in Social Work [4] and SWK2100 Social Work in American Society [4])
SWK3140 Social Work with Groups (4)
SWK3150 Social Welfare: Institutions and Policies (4)
SWK3210 Human Behavior in the Social Environment: Infancy to Adolescence (HBSE I) (3)
SWK3390WI Social Work Practice with Diverse and Vulnerable Populations (4)
SWK3400 Human Behavior in the Social Environment: Adult Lifespan (HBSE II) (3)
SWK4010 Social Work with Communities and Organizations (3)
SWK4110 Individuals and Families (3)SWK4120 Integrative Seminar in Social Work (3)
SWK4200 Social Work Research I (3)SWK4300 Social Work Research II (3)


Field Instruction (concurrent with SWK4110 and 4120) — 6 semester hours
SWK3500 Pre-practicum Seminar (2)
SWK4210 Field Instruction I (3)
SWK4220 Field Instruction II (3)


Selected Courses: a minimum of one course from courses listed below. The BSW program provides students with the following elective courses from which they are required to select a minimum of one course. Students may be granted credit for suitable transfer courses
SWK2050 Drugs and Human Behavior: Substance Abuse Evaluation and Treatment (4)
SWK2150 Violence in America (4)
SWK3730 Social Development and Prevention Programs (3)
SWK3760 Effects of Trauma on Children (3)
SWK3770 Social Work Practice with Older Adults (3)
SWK3810/4810 Selected Topics
SWK4400 Social Work Perspectives and Practice on Psychopathology (3)
SWK4710 Expressive Therapy for Children (3)
SWK4720 Social Work with Vulnerable Children and Families (3)
SWK4725 Child Welfare Services (3)
SWK4740 Family Violence: Issues and Intervention (3)


Addictions Specialization: 13 semester hours
SWK2050 Drugs and Human Behavior: Substance Abuse Evaluation and Treatment (4)
SWK3200 Psychopharmacology (3)
SWK3750 Addictions Counseling I (3)
SWK4700 Addictions Counseling II (3)


Child Welfare Specialization:
SWK3760 Effects of Trauma on Children (3)
SWK4720 Social Work with Vulnerable Children and Families (3)
SWK4725 Child Welfare Services (3)