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Social Work

Full-time MSW curriculum

Applications are no longer being accepted for full-time students. Part-time cohorts will remain open until they are at capacity.

Full-time students complete the MSW program in two years, taking 16 credits each semester for four semesters.

Generalist Year 

Fall Semester — Year 1

SW 504 Foundations of Scientific Inquiry with Social Systems, 3 credits

SW 505 Human Behavior in the Social Environment, 3 credits

SW 510 Generalist Social Work Practice I, 3 credits

SW 515 Social Welfare Policy and Programs, 3 credits

SW 591 Field Instruction I, 4 credits

Spring Semester — Year 1

SW 503 Diversity and Oppression, 3 credits

SW 506 Psychopathology and Pharmacology, 3 credits

SW 511 Generalist Social Work Practice II, 3 credits

SW 512 Generalist Social Work Practice III, 3 credits

SW 592 Field Instruction II, 4 credits

Advanced Generalist Year

Fall Semester — Year 2

SW 521 Advanced Social Work Practice with Individuals, 3 credits

SW 522 Advanced Social Work Practice with Organizations, 3 credits

SW 523 Advanced Social Work Practice with Groups, 3 credits

SW XXX Elective, 3 credits

SW 593 Field Instruction III, 4 credits 

Spring Semester — Year 2

SW 520 Evaluation of Social Work Practice, 3 credits

SW 524 Advanced Social Work Practice with Families, 3 credits

SW 525 Advanced Social Work Practice with Communities, 3 credits

SW XXX Elective, 3 credits

SW 594 Field Instruction IV, 4 credits

Last Updated: 7/9/18