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BACHELOR OF SOCIAL WORK
(to be phased out by Spring 2010)


Following is one suggested four-year degree plan. Students are encouraged to see their advisor each semester for help with program decisions and enrollment. Students are responsible for reviewing the Program of Study Requirements.

*See Appendix A Core Curriculum and Optional Course Information.
 
FALL
HOURS
SPRING
HOURS
FRESHMAN YEAR FRESHMAN YEAR
ENGL
1301 English Composition I 3 ENGL 1302 English Composition II 3
HIST
1301

The U.S. to 1877

3 HIST 1302 The U.S. Since 1877 3
MATH
1314 College Algebra 3 MATH 1342 Introductory Statistics 3
SOCI
1301 Introduction to Sociology 3 PSYC 2301 Introduction to Psychology 3
COMM   Communication1 3 SOCW 2361 Intro to Social Work 3

    Activity or Wellness* 1
Total 15   16
 
SOPHOMORE YEAR
SOPHOMORE YEAR
    Natural Science* 4 PSCI 2306 American State Govt
3
ENGL   Survey of Literature* 3     Visual/Performing Arts3 3
PSCI
2305 American National Govt 3     Natural Science*
4
SOCW 3303 Social Work Rsrch Meth 3     Spanish
3
  Spanish 3        
Total 16  
13
 

JUNIOR YEAR
JUNIOR YEAR
SOCW 3304 Soc Welfare Prog,Serv,Pol 3 SOCW 3301 Prin Gen Social Work Prac
3
SOCW 3305 Border&Div Iss in Soc Wk 3 SOCW 3307 Human Behavr&Soc Env II 3
SOCW 3306 Human Behav&Soc Envir I 3 SOCW 3308 Current Soc Welfare Issues 3
SOCW   Adv Social Work Elec3 3 SOCW 4306 SW Prof Values&Ethics 3
SOCW 4305 Wrtg for Prof SW 3 SOCW   Adv Social Work Elec3 3
Total 15   15
 

SENIOR YEAR
SENIOR YEAR
SOCW 4302 Social Work w/ Orgn&Com 3 SOCW 4310 Field Seminar
3
SOCW 4303 Soc Work w/Indiv&Family 3 SOCW 4612 Social Work Practicum I 6
SOCW 4304 Soc Work with Groups 3 SOCW 4616 Social Work Practicum II
6
    Adv Restricted Elec4 3        
    Adv Restricted Elec4 3    
           
Total 15  
15
 
TOTAL SEMESTER CREDIT HOURS:     120
1Communication, select 3 SCH from ENGL 2311, HUM 2301 or SPCH 1311.
2Suggested selection of Art History or Music History from core options.
3Social Work electives, select 6 SCH from any 3000-4000 level SOCW course (SOCW 4307 may be repeated as often as topic varies).
4Restricted elective, select 6 SCH from behavioral and social science, health sciences, CriminalJustice, Women and Gender Studies, or other 3000-4000 level course approved by advisor; three of these hours must be selected from: PSYC 3306, 3307, 3310, 3315, 4310 and 4314.
 
Actual degree plans may vary depending on availability of courses in a given semester.
 
Some courses may require prerequisites not listed.
   

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