2014-2015 Undergraduate Catalog 
    Mar 06, 2021  
2014-2015 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Social Work, B.A.

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The Social Work program prepares students to be leaders in service to the community through generalist practice. A career in Social Work offers a wide range of opportunities, including direct practice in social work with families, individuals or community-based organizations, as well as jobs in research, public relations, human services, probation and criminal justice, social welfare, counseling, or health care administration.

Program Learning Outcomes

Students who complete the program in Social Work will be able to:

  1. Demonstrate understanding of integrated body of knowledge required of a “generalist practitioner” as defined by the Council on Social Work Education.
  2. Engage in professional practice that is guided by values and ethics and inspired by faith:
    a. Possess a command of the professional values and ethics required of a “generalist practitioner”.
    b. Demonstration of an awareness of the influence of Christian and Wesleyan perspectives on social work practice.
    c. Demonstration of competence in the concrete practice of professional skills, especially those skills required by CSWE of a “generalist practitioner”.
    d. Demonstrate professional competency as defined by CSWE.
  3. Possess the capacity to transition to careers and/or graduate education in social work.


All classes required for the major must be completed with a grade of “C” (2.000) or above.


Total: 19 Units

Total: 37 Units

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