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Elizabethtown Regional Campus - BSW Program Site

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The BSW degree is also offered at the WKU Elizabethtown, WKU Glasgow, and WKU Owensboro campuses. These campuses offer several unique advantages that include a relaxed atmosphere, smaller class sizes, and access to individualized attention from your professors. Plus, these programs give you the opportunity to not only attend classes close to home but prepare you for work in your communities. 


Program Contact Information

Gail Ledford
Coordinator of Student Services

Dr. Larry Owens
Associate Professor

Gail Smallwood
Academic Advisor



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BSW Orientation fall 2018



Course Rotations (effective Fall 2019)

The following rotation describes the classes that entering social work majors at the Elizabethtown campus must take during each of their four semesters in the major. The sequence includes the core required courses as well as twelve hours of electives within the major. Students are encouraged to work with their advisor to select these electives.

First Year Course Rotation

Fall Semester

  • SWRK 301: Social Work Practice for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
  • SWRK 330: Human Behavior in the Social Environment I
  • SWRK 375: Social Work Practice I

Spring Semester

  • SWRK 357: Case Management
  • SWRK 378: Social Work Practice II
  • SWRK 379: Introduction to Social Work Communication Skills


Second Year Course Rotation

Fall Semester

  • SWRK 345: Social Work Research Methods
  • SWRK 381: Social Work Practice III
  • SWRK 480 & 481: Social Work Field Practicum and Seminar I

Spring Semester

  • SWRK 395: Social Work Policy & Issues
  • SWRK 482 & 483: Social Work Field Practicum and Seminar II






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 Last Modified 2/11/20