Major courses - 38 hours
SWK 220Introduction to Social Work (3)
SWK 223Social Policies and Issues (3) S
SWK 321Human Behav/Soc Environment (3)
SWK 327Interviewing and Assessment (3)
SWK 328Group Approaches to Problem-solving (3)
SWK 329Organizational and Community Development (3)
SWK 330Fieldwork I & Seminar (5)
SWK 375Social Research I (4)
SWK 377Eval, Res, Grantsmanship (3)
SWK 400Senior Thesis (3)
SWK 432Fieldwork II & Seminar (5)
Cognate Courses - 26-28 hours
BIO 131Basic Human Anatomy and Physiology (4) N/CN
ECO 201Economic Issues (3) S
MTH 176Stats I With SPSS (3) MA/CMA
MTH 174Statistics I (3) MA/CMA
PSY 103Introduction to Psychology (3) S/CEP
PSY 103HHON:Intro Psychology (3) S/CEP
PSY 205Child/Adolescent Development (3) S
PSY 206Adult Dev and Aging (3) S
PSY 204Lifespan Development (4) S
SOC 103Our Social World (3) S/CS
SOC 202Race, Class, Gender (3) S
SOC 216Sociology of the Family (3) S
Residency Requirement: 36 Hours
Cumulative GPA of 2.0 or higher
Students who successfully complete the social work major will be able to:
- work with client systems of all sizes, to work in varied social contexts of social work practice and to recognize changing practice of these contexts.
- appreciate and work with diverse groups, especially minorities who are present in the Cincinnati area.
- promote social work knowledge development.
- practice this learned social work knowledge and provide leadership for social work agencies.
***Effective July 1, 2014, the College of Mount St. Joseph became Mount St. Joseph University. Any reference within the catalog to the College will be understood to be a reference to Mount St. Joseph University after July 1, 2014, unless otherwise noted.***