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BACHELOR OF SOCIAL WORK - NO MINOR REQUIRED

 

Degree Requirements

A candidate for the B.S.W. degree must meet the following WNMU degree requirements and is subject to the following WNMU regulations:

  1. The student must be admitted to the Social Work program. Admission packets and information are available at the Social Work Department. A student must have a 2.5 cumulative grade point average and pass SWK 101 with a C or better to be eligible to apply to the program;
  2. Students must be admitted to the program prior to enrolling in SWK 386, Social Work Practice I. Academic credit for life or previous work experience will not be awarded. Demonstrate minimum competency (grade of C) in the following courses: ENGL 101 and 102, COMM 110, MATH 111, MATH 321 and all Social Work professional foundation courses;
  3. Students who have completed a degree, must complete 46 credit hours of professional foundation courses, other courses required by the B.S.W. degree and all other regulations regarding their particular status;
  4. B.S.W. students must successfully complete six credit hours in a language other than English or its equivalent.
Supporting Course Work (may count as General Education)
Degree Plan
General Education credits
41

2013-14

2012-13

2011-12

2010-11

2009-10

2008-09

 

Degree plans below are in Adobe Acrobat (.pdf) format, and can be opened using the free Adobe® Reader® software.

 

Upper division credits are required (6 credits outside of major)
54
Writing Intensive credits
12
ACAD 101 Student Success Seminar
3
BIOL 101/103* & 102/104* Biology for General Education I & II
or KINS/PE 240/242 Anatomical & Physiological Kinesiology
8
plus one other lab science
POLS 201* American National Government
3
PSY 102* General Psychology
3
PSY ___ Any Upper Division Psychology course
3
SOC 101* Introduction to Sociology
3
B.S.W. Requirements
Complete six credit hours in a language other than English or its equivalent.
Social Work Core Requirements
SWK 101 Intro to Social Welfare & Social Work
3
SWK 300 Human Behavior & the Social Environment I
3
SWK 301 Human Behavior & the Social Environment II
3
SWK 320 Diversity in Social Work Practice
3
SWK 331 Social Welfare Policy I
3
SWK 340 Writing for Social Work
3
SWK 386 Social Work Practice I
3
SWK 422 Social Welfare Policy II
3
SWK 460 Social Work Research Methods
3
SWK 461 Social Work Research Project
3
SWK 487 Social Work Practice II
3
SWK 488 Social Work Practice III
1
SWK 491 Social Work Field Placement Seminar I
6
SWK 492 Social Work Field Placement I (Corequisite with SWK 491)
1
SWK 498 Social Work Field Placement Seminar II
6
SWK 499 Social Work Field Placement II (Corequisite with SWK 498)
3
  Total credit hours
49
Guided Electives
Electives must be approved by the Social Work advisor
12

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