May 27, 2024  
2019-2020 Undergraduate Bulletin 
2019-2020 Undergraduate Bulletin [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Social Work, BSW

Program Code: 281A Department Chair: Dr. Lauren Renkert
CIP Code 44.0701 828-262-7907
Non-Teaching Program Director: Dr. Michael Howell

General Education Requirements (44 Hours)

Required Cognate Courses (18 Hours)

Note: *Up to 15 hours from cognate courses may count towards General Education requirements

Overall GPA and Major GPA of 2.5 are required for admission to the Professional Sequence and for graduation. A minimum grade of “C” (2.0) is required for each social work course and each required cognate  course. Minimum of 18 semester hours of courses taken to fulfill major requirements must be completed at Appalachian.

Required Major Courses (52 Hours)

Electives (21 Hours)

Taken to total 120 hours for the degree

(Minor - Optional)

General Education Courses Taken for Major (-15 Hours)

Total Required (120 Hours)