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Bachelor of Social Work Program

BSW with Diversity Minor Online Cohort Degree Plan1
Plan (Assumes students begin in the Fall)

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Pre-Admission to the BSW (SOCWINT_OC)
Year 1 Fall Semester
ENGL 1301 - Rhetoric and Composition I
POLS 2311 - Government of the United States
SOCI 1301 - Introduction to Sociology
3 hours from core2 courses

Year 1 Spring Semester
ENGL 1302 - Rhetoric and Composition II
POLS 2312 - State and Local Government
PSYC 1315 - Introduction to Psychology
3 hours from core3 courses

Year 2 Fall Semester
HIST 1311 - History of the US I
SOCW 2311 - Introduction to Social Work
6 hours from core3 courses
3 hours toward non-Social Work electives3

Year 2 Spring Semester
MATH 1308 - Elementary Statistical Analysis
HIST 1312 - History of the US II
3 hours from core3 courses
3 hours toward non-Social Work electives4
DM Intro Course: TBD
Begin Cohort

Year 3 Fall Semester
SOCW 2313 - Practice I
SOCW 3307 - Diverse Populations
SOCW 3302 - Life Span Development and Human Behavior
SOCW 3303 - Social Policy
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Year 3 Spring Semester
SOCW 3301 - Theories of Human Behavior
SOCW 3304 - Social Work Practice II
SOCW 3308 - Social Work Research Methods
3 hours toward DM: SOCW 3314 - Latina Experience (race and ethnicity)


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Year 4 Fall Semester
SOCW 3306 - Social Work Practice III
Social Work Elective: SOCW 4371 - Forensic Social Work
Social Work Elective: SOCW 4310 - Social Work with Children and Families
3 hours toward DM: SOCW 4335 - Aging in American Society (Aging)

Year 4 Spring Semester
3 hours toward DM: SOCW 4366 - Seminar in Gender Issues (Gender) or a Disability Course (Disability)
3 hours toward DM: SOCW 3320 - Immigration Policy and the American Dream (social and economic inequality)
Social Work Elective: Case Management (to be developed)5
Social Work Elective (TB Developed: Crisis and Suicide or Substance Abuse)

Field Options
Year 5 Summer Semester
Option 1: Block Placement (SOCW 4951 and 4952) (Summer completion; No commencement ceremony)

Year 5 Fall Semester
Option 2: Block Placement (SOCW 4951 and 4952); Fall Graduation!
Option 3: Split Placement (SOCW 4951 only)

Year 5 Spring Semester
Option 3: Split Placement (SOCW 4952); Spring Graduation!


1 Subject to change.

2 These include courses from the general core curriculum in the categories of Language, Philosophy and Culture (3 hours); Life and Physical Science (6 hours; see SSW stipulations regarding approved courses); Creative Arts (3 hours).

Suggested Courses: PSYC 2306 Human Sexuality; SPCH 1315 Public Speaking; SPCH 1321 Business and Professional Communication; FDNS 1309 Nutrition in the Community; TRVM 1327 Special Events Design; MRKG 1311 Principles of Marketing

4 Suggested Courses: PSYC 2306 Human Sexuality; SPCH 1315 Public Speaking; SPCH 1321 Business and Professional Speaking; FDNS 1309 Nutrition in the Community; TRVM 1327 Special Events Design; MRKG 1311 Principles of Marketing

5 Students in this cohort will have a 4th Social Work elective

Get In Touch


Stacia Stratman

Stacia Stratman
BSW and Diversity Studies Advisor
Fort Worth and Online Cohort Advisor

817-272-1706
SWCA 319-E
Schedule an Appointment
Walk in hours are Fridays 9:00am-12:00pm and 2:30pm-4:30pm