BSW Program Requirements

I. Written Composition (6 Credit Hours)
           1.  EH 101 - English Composition I (3)
           2.  EH 102 - English Composition II (3)

II. Humanities and Fine Arts (12 Credit Hours)
           1.  Select two courses:
                EH 201 - American Literature I (3)
                EH 202 - American Literature II (3)
                EH 203 - Survey of English Literature I (3)
                EH 204 - Survey of English Literature II (3)
                EH 219 - Honors Literature I (3)
                EH 220 - Honors Literature II (3)
                EH 231 - World Literature I (3)
                EH 232 - World Literature II (3)
           2.  EH 141 - Oral Communication (3)
           3.  Select one course:
                MU 233 - Introduction to Music (3)
                DR 242 - Introduction to the Theatre (3)
                ART 202 - Art Appreciation (3)

III. Natural Sciences and Math (11 Credit Hours)
           1.  BY 101 - Introductory Biology I (3)
           2.  BY 103 - Introductory Biology Lab I (1)
           3.  BY 102 - Introductory Biology II (3)
           4.  BY 104 - Introductory Biology Lab II (1)
           5.  MS 110 - Finite Mathematics (3) or MS 112 Precalculus Algebra (3) or higher

IV. History, Social, and Behavioral Sciences (12 Credit Hours)
           1.  PSY 201 - Principles of Psychology (3)
           2.  SY 221 - Introduction to Sociology (3)
           3.  Select one course:
                HY 101 - Western Civilization I (3)
                HY 102 - Western Civilization II (3)
                or
                HY 201 - American History I (3)
                HY 202 - American History II (3)

V. Pre-Professional (19 Credit Hours)
           1.   EC 221 - Principles of Microeconomics (3)
                 or
                 EC 222 - Principles of Macroeconomics (3)

           2.   CS 201 - Introduction to Information Technology (3)
           3.   PSC 100 - Introduction to American Government (3)
           4.   MS 204 - Basic Statistics (3)
           5.   General Elective(s) (3)
           6.   General Elective (1)
           7.   Select one course:
                 FCS 215 - Introductory Nutrition (3)
                 HPE 109 - Concepts of Wellness (3)
                 HPE 212 - Personal and Community Health (3)
                 MSC 115 - First Aid (3)

VI. Required Social Work Courses (24 Credit Hours)
           1.   SW 330 - Introduction to Social Work (3); PREQ: 24 hours earned
           2.   SW 332 - Social Policy and Services (3); PREQ(s): SW 330, 380, 390
           3.   SW 350 - Social Work Research (3); PREQ(s): SW 330, CS 201, MS 110 or >
           4.   SW 360 - Cultural Diversity and Social Justice (3); PREQ: SW 330
           5.   SW 380 - Human Behavior & Social Envir. I (3); PREQ: Biology
           6.   SW 381 - Human Behavior & Social Envir. II (3); PREQ(s): SW 330, 380
           7.   SW 390 - Social Work Practice I (3); PREQ: SW 330
           8.   SW 391 - Social Work Practice II (3); PREQ(s): SW 330, 391, and
                                 Admission to the Bachelor of Social Work Program


VII. Select five (5) Social Work Elective Courses (15 Credit Hours)
           9.   SW 300 - Interpersonal Skills & Human Relations (3); PREQ(s): None
                 SW 333 - Family & Child Welfare I (3); PREQ(s): SW 330
                 SW 335 - Social Work in Health Care (3); PREQ(s): SW 330
                 SW 336 - Crisis Intervention (3); PREQ(s): SW 330
                 SW 338 - Social Work & Mental Health (3); PREQ(s): SW 330
                 SW 339 - Communication in SW Practice (3); PREQ(s): SW 330
                 SW 340 - Social Work & Substance Abuse (3); PREQ(s): SW 330
                 SW 343 - Family & Child Welfare Services II (3); PREQ(s): SW 330
                 SW 344 - Community Engagement & Leadership (3); PREQ(s): None
                 SW 353 - Forensic Social Work (3); PREQ(s): SW 330
                 SW 365 - Perspectives on Poverty (3); PREQ(s): None
                 SW 370 - Aging & Human Development (3); PREQ(s): None
                 SW 371 - Perspectives on Death & Dying (3); PREQ(s): None
                 SW 392 - Cognitive Theories in SW Practice (3); PREQ(s): SW 330
                 SW 395 - Case Management (3); PREQ(s): SW 330
                 SW 399 - Study Tour (3); PREQ(s): SW 330
                 SW 441, 442, 443 - Independent Study (3); PREQ(s): Instructor
                                 Department Chair approval; Social Work Majors Only

                 SW 445, 446, 447 - Special Topics in Social Work (1); PREQ(s): Instructor
                                Department Chair approval; Social Work Majors Only

VIII. Select six (6) credit hours of General Electives

          10.   General Elective(s) (3); PREQ(s): Dependent upon course(es)
          11.   General Elective(s) (3); PREQ(s): Dependent upon course(es)

All other required and elective courses for the BSW degree must be completed prior to taking the following courses:

          12.   SW 448 - Social Work Practice III (3)
          13.   SW 449 - Field Instruction Placement (9); 450 Hours Required
          14.   SW 450 - Field Instruction Seminar (3)

Total Credit Hours: 120