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Social Work (Advanced Standing)

General

Testing

Program Title

Social Work (Advanced Standing)

Degree Designation

MSW

Award Type

Masters

Program Level

Graduate

Instruction Mode

On Campus

Program Description

The MSW Program offers both full and part time programs of study. Students who have completed a BSW within the last five years are able to enter the program in an Advanced Standing status. If a student's BSW degree is greater than five years old, they are required to take SW 610: Social Work Theory and Frameworks in Summer Session to be granted Advanced Standing Status. Advanced Standing Students join those Foundation students in their second year of study.

Department/Unit(s)

College/School

College of Health and Wellness Professions

Status

Active

Admission Requirements

What previous degree and/or experience is required prior to admission to this program?

Bachelors Degree, Masters Degree

Minimum undergraduate GPA for admission

2.75

Other requirements applicants MUST complete prior to admission.

Students must have completed a bachelor's degree in social work to be accepted into the Advanced Standing track. Otherwise, students should apply for the Foundations track.

Required GPA for graduation

3

Requirements

Program Learning Outcomes

Outcome

Demonstrate ethical and professional behavior.

Outcome

Engage diversity and difference in practice.

Outcome

Advance human rights and social, economic, and environmental justice.

Outcome

Engage in practice-informed research and research –informed practice.

Outcome

Engage in policy practice.

Outcome

Engage with individuals, families, groups, organizations, and communities.

Outcome

Assess individuals, families, groups, organizations, and communities.

Outcome

Intervene with individuals, families, groups, organizations, and communities.

Outcome

Evaluate practice with individuals, families, groups, organizations, and communities.

Degree Maps

Major Code

8889

Program Code

7354.8889