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Social Work Minor (effective Fall 2019)

Social Work students in the lobby of Gary Ransdell Hall

Students wishing to MINOR* in Social Work must complete 21 hours of Social Work courses, including the following:

  • SWRK 101: Foundations of Human Services (Fall and Spring)
  • SWRK 300: Diversity and Social Welfare
  • SWRK 301: Social Work Practice for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (Fall only)*
  • SWRK 330: Human Behavior in Social Environment I (Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer)
  • SWRK 357: Case Management (Spring only)
  • SWRK Electives: Two SWRK-prefix electives on different topics. (Electives are typically offered each Fall, Spring, and Summer semester and occasionally in Winter).

*SWRK 101 must be completed before taking SWRK 301.



Practice courses and Field Placement courses are not available to minors. 

*IMPORTANT; A minor in Social Work does not qualify a student as a professional social worker, as a member of the professional organization, for licensure by the State of Kentucky, for advanced standing in a graduate school of social work, nor for Social Work practice in an employment situation.



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 Last Modified 8/24/21