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BSW Sample Four-Year Plan

Prerequisite course to the Professional BSW Program to be completed prior to beginning BSW Core Courses. Grades must be in the "C" range or higher.

Graduation requirement

Professional BSW Courses

Fall Semester Spring Semester
English 1000 (3) Communications 1200 (3)
Biology 1010 (3) College Algebra or Math 1100 (or higher) (3)
Biology 1020 (lab) (2) Sociology 1000 (3)
Psychology 1000 (3) Anthropology (any) (3)
History (Constitution) (3) SW 1115 (Elective) (3)
SW 1110 (Elective) (1)    
Total Hours: 15 Total Hours 15
Fall Semester Spring Semester
SW 2220 Human Behavior & Environ (WI) (3) Philosophy (any) (3)
Social Psychology (3) Economics (3)
Elective (3) Humanities–2000+ level (3)
Cultural Diversity Elective SW 2000 Social & Economic Justice (WI) (3) SW 3320 (3)
Elective (3) Political Science (any) (3)
Total Hours: 15 Total Hours 15

If all requirements have been fulfilled, apply to BSW Program in the Spring Semester of your Sophomore Year by February 15. If accepted, begin BSW Core Courses in Fall Semester of Junior Year.

Fall Semester Spring Semester
SW 4710 Social Justice & Social Policy (3) SW 4310 Social Statistics (4)
SW 4730 Intro to Social Work Practice (3) SW 4711 Social Justice & Policy II (3)
SW 4740 Intro to Community Org. Proc. (4) SW 4720 Variations in Human Behavior (3)
SW 4750 Interaction Skills Workshop (3) SW 4760 Theory & Prct. of Social Group Work (3)
SW Field of Practice (FoP) Elective (3) SW 4951 Research Methods for SW I (WI) (3)
Total Hours: 16 Total Hours 16
Fall Semester Spring Semester
SW 4770 Strategies of Direct Practice (3) Cultural Diversity Elective (Soc 2200) (3)
SW 4952 Research Methods for SW II (3) Electives (4)
SW 4971 Undergrad. Field Practicum (MWF) (6) Electives (or MSW Senior/Dual Enrollment) (6)
SW 4970 Senior Professional Seminar (3)    
Total Hours: 15 Total Hours 13

Total Hours to Graduate: 120

Apply to the BSW Program