The College of Social Work offers a four-year undergraduate program on the Columbia campus leading to a Bachelor of Social Work (BSW). This BSW program has been fully accredited by the Council of Social Work Education (CSWE) since 2012.
See College of Social Work for entrance requirements, progression requirements, and other regulations.
*The combined CMS, INF, and VSR requirements must include at least three hours not being used to satisfy Carolina Core requirements outside those three areas.
The following requirements are also program requirements. These requirements may be satisfied as part of the Carolina Core requirements listed above.
The BSW degree requires a minimum of 62 semester hours in academic subjects for the Carolina Core and Social Work related courses. Students with fewer than 62 hours in Carolina Core and Social Work Core Related courses must take enough electives to fulfill the 122 hour minimum. No elective courses of a remedial and developmental nature may apply as credit toward the 122 hour minimum.
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Choose 12 hours from courses numbered 300 and above including:
Change will allow more flexibility for students in terms of course selection, and the change is in compliance with the 3 credit GHS requirement that is currently endorsed by the Carolina Core.
Thank you for submitting your proposal to the Committee on Curricula & Courses. We have approved the proposal and are moving it forward to the Faculty Senate. It is recommended someone from the department attend the next Faculty Senate meeting in case there are questions from the floor regarding your proposal.
We appreciate your patience and commitment to undergraduate and graduate education.
John Gerdes, Chair803firstname.lastname@example.orgFaculty Senate Committee on Curricula and Courses
No BOT, CHE, or SACS notification required.
Update complete in the 19-20 Program of Study update to be published in the 19-20 Undergraduate Studies Bulletin 15 February 2019.