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2017-2018 Undergraduate Bulletin 
2017-2018 Undergraduate Bulletin [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Social Work Minor

Minor Code: 281 Department Chair: Dr. Lauren Renkert
CIP Code 44.0701 828-262-7907  renkertle@appstate.edu
  Program Director: Dr. Michael Howell
  828-262-7682   howellml@appstate.edu

Minor Requirements

A cumulative GPA of 2.0 is required for courses in the minor. The plan for the minor should be approved by the social work program director. Students may request permission to enroll in courses that are designated “requires admission to the professional sequence.”

One Social Work Elective (3 Hours)

Students may fulfill the elective requirement with an additional Social Work Course that must be approved by the BSW Program Director.

Total Required (18 Hours)


The primary purpose of the Minor in Social Work is to complement a student’s major. The Minor in Social Work does not prepare the student for social work practice