Social Work, BS

Liberal Education Foundation (MnTC) 1
BIOL 100Biology in the Modern World3
BIOL 100LBiology in Modern World Lab1
ENG 151Academic Writing4
ENG 251Writing in Professions3
PHIL 103Ethics3
POL 2203
PSYC 101General Psychology3
SOCI 101Introduction to Sociology3
Interdisciplinary Foundation 1
PSYC 200Statistics for the Behavioral Sciences3
PSYC 200LStatistics for the Behavioral Sciences Lab1
PSYC 235Abnormal Psychology3
PSYC 260Developmental Psychology3
SOCI 315Applied Social Research3
Professional Social Work Foundation 1
SWRK 234Introduction to Social Work & Social Welfare3
SWRK 330Basic Interviewing Skills3
SWRK 340Human Behavior in the Social Environment3
SWRK 342Generalist Social Work Practice I 23
SWRK 343Generalist Social Work Practice II 23
SWRK 344Generalist Social Work Practice III 23
SWRK 351Diverse and At-Risk Populations3
SWRK 402Social Welfare Policy3
Field Practicum
SWRK 484Pre-Field Practicum1
SWRK 485Social Work Field Seminar4
SWRK 499Field Practicum8
Total Credits76

A grade of C- or better is required for Liberal Education Foundation, Interdisciplinary Foundation, and Professional Social Work Foundation courses.


For Social Work Methods Sequence (SWRK 342 Generalist Social Work Practice I (3 cr.), SWRK 343 Generalist Social Work Practice II (3 cr.), and SWRK 344 Generalist Social Work Practice III (3 cr.)) admission to the major is required.

Bachelor of Science: Social Work Notes:

Transfer students or students with an AA degree may find they have already met some of the course requirements. Please see your advisor if you have any questions.

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