Missouri State University

BSW Two Year Plan*

 

First Semester Summer [APPLY to BSW Program]**

First semester courses Credit hours
SWK 200 Introduction to Social Work3
SWK 213 Social Welfare Policy and Services I3
SWK 219 Human Diversity3
Total hours9

Second Semester Fall

Second semester courses Credit hours
SWK 306 Interviewing Skills in Generalist Social Work Practice3
SWK 313 Social and Economic Justice3
SWK 325 Human Behavior and the Social Environment I3
PSY 304 Abnormal Psychology3
SWK Elective3
Total hours15

Third Semester Spring

Third semester courses Credit hours
SWK 307 Social Work Practice with Individuals3
SWK 314 Social Welfare Policy and Services II3
SWK 326 Human Behavior and the Social Environment II3
Elective3
Statistics3
Total hours15

Fourth Semester Fall

Fourth semester courses Credit hours
SWK 418 Methods of Social Research in Social Work Practice3
SWK 420 Social Work Practice with Groups and Families3
SWK 430 Social Work Practice in Communities and Organizations3
SWK Elective3
Total hours12

Fifth Semester Spring

Fifth semester courses Credit hours
SWK 480 Social Work Integrative Seminar3
SWK 490 Practicum in Social Work9
Total hours12
* To qualify for the 2 Year program, students are supposed to have completed an economics course equivalent to Missouri State University's course of Economics 155 or 165.
** Formal Admission into the BSW Program is required to enroll in 300- level SWK courses (with exception of SWK 300)