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Application Procedures

BSW Application Process

In order to be eligible to apply for the BSW program

 

 Step 1    

  Read the BSW Student Handbook

 Step 2

 Read the NASW Code of Ethics

 Step 3

 Download and save the  BSW Admissions Packet  (PDF)

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 Step 4

 

  Complete the BSW Admissions Packet, including:

  •   Electronically sign the BSW Handbook Agreement

  •   Electronically sign the NASW Code of Ethics Agreement

  See Electronic Signatures Instructions if needed

 Step 5

  Complete the Personal/Professional Statement

  Instructions are on the application form 

 Step 6

 Send the following email attachments to bswadmissions@wku.edu

  •  Completed BSW Admissions Packet

  • Completed Personal/Professional Statement  

 

Application Deadlines:

November 1: for students wishing to begin the major in the following spring semester at WKU Bowling Green

April 1: for student wishing to begin the major in the following fall semester

July 15: for students wishing to begin the major in the following fall semester but need to complete the prerequisite classes during the summer session

 

You will be contacted to make an appointment to meet with the BSW Program Director for a screening interview after your application is reviewed. Your application will be presented to the BSW Admissions and Retention Committee for review and a final decision on acceptance as a major into the BSW Program.

Questions?

Contact BSW Director, Dr. Dana Sullivan

Office: Academic Complex 211

E-mail: dana.sullivan@wku.edu

Phone: (270) 745-5313

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 Last Modified 10/4/17