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Graduate Catalog 2015-2016

CatalogGraduateCollege of Arts and SciencesSWRKMSW Mental Health Concentration

Master of Social Work. Mental Health Concentration

Major RequirementsCredits
Master of Social Work. Mental Health Concentration 
Total Credit Hours61
Baccalaureate degree from an accredited college or university.  Minimum GPA of 2.5 on 4.0 scale or 3.0 on 4.0 scale in last 60 credits, which may include no more than 12 hours of graduate study.  Broad liberal arts background that includes courses in English, humanities, and minimum of six courses in basic social and behavioral sciences.  Score on GRE (General Section).  Three Recommendation for Graduate School Forms.  Submit personal statement of no more than five typed, double-spaced pages which addresses applicant's (a) interest in pursuing the profession of social work, (b) volunteer and paid work experiences, (c) future career plans, and (d) community involvement.    
Foundation Courses32
SWRK  510  And  SWRK  520  And  SWRK  525  And  SWRK  530  And  SWRK  540  And  SWRK  560  And  SWRK  570  And  SWRK  574  And  SWRK  580  And  SWRK  585    
Concentration Courses17
SWRK  615  And  SWRK  626  And  SWRK  630  And  SWRK  650  And  SWRK  655    
Advanced Courses6
SWRK 605 (Advanced Social Work Practice with Groups) is required.
SWRK  605  And  SWRK  635  
Select 6 credits of Graduate Social Work Course electives. SWRK 605 may be repeated with a different topic.


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