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Social Work M.S.W. Degree Plan

Advanced Generalist - Advanced Standing Track
Advanced Generalist - Traditional Track

Clinical - Advanced Standing Track
Clinical - Traditional Track

Advanced Generalist

 

Advanced Standing Track

Complete 36 credit hours in one year.

Fall - 12 Semester Credit Hours
Courses Hours
SWK 6361 Advanced Social Work Practice I 3
SWK 6363 Advanced Diversity and Multicultural Practice 3
SWK 6365 Advanced Social Work Administration and Management 3
SWK 6384 Social Work and Corrections or SWK 6385 Advanced Practice in Mental Health 3
Spring - 12 Semester Credit Hours
Courses Hours

SWK 6367 Advanced Research - Program and Practice Evaluation

3
SWK 6369 Advanced Social Work Practice II 3
SWK 6373 Social Work Advanced Field Seminar and Practicum I (250 hours) 3
SWK 6383 Advanced Practice with Children and Families or SWK 6396 Advanced Clinical Gerontology 3
Summer - 12 Semester Credit Hours
Courses Hours

SWK 6370 Advanced Policy Analysis and Advocacy

3
SWK 6374 Social Work Advanced Field Seminar and Practicum II (250 hours) 3
SWK 6375 Advanced Integrative Seminar 3
SWK 6382 Spirituality and Religion in Social Work Practice or SWK 6387 Social Work and Addictions and Treatment 3

Complete 500 hours of field education taking place over the spring and summer semesters during your one-year degree plan.


Traditional Track

Complete 66 credit hours in two years.

Year 1

Fall - 12 Semester Credit Hours
Courses Hours

SWK 6301 Social Work Practice I with Individuals and Families

3
SWK 6303 Social Work Practice II with Communities and Organizations 3
SWK 6311 Human Behavior in the Social Environment I 3
SWK 6321 Social Work History and Social Welfare Policy 3
Spring - 9 Semester Credit Hours
Courses Hours
SWK 6313 Human Behavior in the Social Environment II 3
SWK 6335 Social Work Research for Practice 3
SWK 6337 Social Work Foundation Field Seminar and Practicum I (200 hours) 3
Summer - 9 Semester Credit Hours
Courses Hours

SWK 6305 Social Work Practice III with Groups

3
SWK 6323 Social Work Policy Practice and Advocacy 3
SWK 6339 Social Work Foundation Field Seminar and Practicum II (200 hours) 3

Year 2

Fall - 12 Semester Credit Hours
Courses Hours

SWK 6361 Advanced Social Work Practice I

3
SWK 6363 Advanced Diversity and Multicultural Practice 3
SWK 6365 Advanced Social Work Administration and Management 3
SWK 6384 Social Work and Corrections or SWK 6385 Advanced Practice in Mental Health 3
Spring - 12 Semester Credit Hours
Courses Hours

SWK 6367 Advanced Research - Program and Practice Evaluation

3
SWK 6369 Advanced Social Work Practice II 3
SWK 6373 Social Work Advanced Field Seminar and Practicum I (250 hours) 3
SWK 6383 Advanced Practice with Children and Families or SWK 6396 Advanced Clinical Gerontology 3
Summer - 12 Semester Credit Hours
Courses Hours

SWK 6370 Advanced Policy Analysis and Advocacy

3
SWK 6374 Social Work Advanced Field Seminar and Practicum II (250 hours) 3
SWK 6375 Advanced Integrative Seminar 3
SWK 6382 Spirituality and Religion in Social Work Practice or SWK 6387 Social Work and Addictions and Treatment 3

Complete 900 hours of field education. 400 hours will be completed in the spring and summer semesters of the first year. 500 hours will be completed in the last year of the program.

Clinical

 

Advanced Standing Track

Complete 36 credit hours in one year.

Fall - 12 Semester Credit Hours
Courses Hours
SWK 6362 Introduction to Clinical Social Work Practice 3
SWK 6364 Clinical Social Work Theory for Direct Practice 3
SWK 6365 Advanced Social Work Administration and Management 3
SWK 6384 Social Work and Corrections or SWK 6385 Advanced Practice in Mental Health 3
Spring - 12 Semester Credit Hours
Courses Hours

SWK 6367 Advanced Research - Program and Practice Evaluation

3
SWK 6373 Social Work Advanced Field Seminar and Practicum I (250 hours) 3
SWK 6383 Advanced Practice with Children and Families or SWK 6396 Advanced Clinical Gerontology 3
SWK 6386 Social Work and Psychopathology 3
Summer - 12 Semester Credit Hours
Courses Hours
SWK 6372 Advanced Clinical Health Policy 3
SWK 6374 Social Work Advanced Field Seminar and Practicum II (250 hours) 3
SWK 6375 Advanced Integrative Seminar 3
SWK 6382 Spirituality and Religion in Social Work Practice or SWK 6387 Social Work and Addictions and Treatment 3

Complete 500 hours of field education taking place over the spring and summer semesters during your one-year degree plan.


Traditional Track

Complete 66 credit hours in two years.

Year 1

Fall - 12 Semester Credit Hours
Courses Hours

SWK 6301 Social Work Practice I with Individuals and Families

3
SWK 6303 Social Work Practice II with Communities and Organizations 3
SWK 6311 Human Behavior in the Social Environment I 3
SWK 6321 Social Work History and Social Welfare Policy 3
Spring - 9 Semester Credit Hours
Courses Hours
SWK 6313 Human Behavior in the Social Environment II 3
SWK 6335 Social Work Research for Practice 3
SWK 6337 Social Work Foundation Field Seminar and Practicum I (200 hours) 3
Summer - 9 Semester Credit Hours
Courses Hours
SWK 6305 Social Work Practice III with Groups 3
SWK 6323 Social Work Policy Practice and Advocacy 3
SWK 6339 Social Work Foundation Field Seminar and Practicum II (200 hours) 3

Year 2

Fall - 12 Semester Credit Hours
Courses Hours
SWK 6362 Introduction to Clinical Social Work Practice 3
SWK 6364 Clinical Social Work Theory for Direct Practice 3
SWK 6365 Advanced Social Work Administration and Management 3
SWK 6384 Social Work and Corrections or SWK 6385 Advanced Practice in Mental Health 3
Spring - 12 Semester Credit Hours
Courses Hours

SWK 6367 Advanced Research - Program and Practice Evaluation

3
SWK 6373 Social Work Advanced Field Seminar and Practicum I (250 hours) 3
SWK 6383 Advanced Practice with Children and Families or SWK 6396 Advanced Clinical Gerontology 3
SWK 6386 Social Work and Psychopathology 3
Summer - 9 Semester Credit Hours
Courses Hours
SWK 6372 Advanced Clinical Health Policy 3
SWK 6374 Social Work Advanced Field Seminar and Practicum II (250 hours) 3
SWK 6375 Advanced Integrative Seminar 3
SWK 6382 Spirituality and Religion in Social Work Practice or SWK 6387 Social Work and Addictions and Treatment 3

Complete 900 hours of field education. 400 hours will be completed in the spring and summer semesters of the first year. 500 hours will be completed in the last year of the program.