B.A. in Social Work

The requirements for the social work major include:

1.  Social Work

    21:910:220  Introduction to Social Work and Social Welfare (3)

    21:910:322  Human Behavior and the Social Environment (3)

    21:910:324  Social Work Junior Field Practice (3)

    21:910:341  Social Welfare Policies to the 1930s (3)

    21:910:342  Contemporary Social Welfare Policies (3)

    21:910:345  Human Diversity (3)

    21:910:346  Social Work Theory and Methods I (3)

    21:910:411  Social Work Theory and Methods II (3)

    21:910:412  Social Work Theory and Methods III (3)

    21:910:413  Social Work Senior Seminar I (2)

    21:910:414  Social Work Senior Seminar II (2)

    21:910:471  Senior Field Practice in Social Work I (4)

    21:910:472  Senior Field Practice in Social Work II (4) 

 *  Note: Field placement, although usually available, cannot be guaranteed for evenings or weekends; arrangements must be made with the department and followed through the semester prior to the placement.

2.  Sociology 

    21:920:201  Introduction to Sociology (3)

3.  Psychology

    21:830:102  Principles of Psychology (3)

4.  Research

    21:920:301-302  Social Research (4,4) or 21:830:301  Statistical Methods for the Cognitive and Behavioral Sciences (4) and 21:830:302  Experimental Methods for the Cognitive and Behavioral Sciences (4)

5.  Biology

A minimum of 3 credits in a human biology course

6.  Political Science

    21:790:201  American National Government (3)