The practice of social work requires knowledge of human development and behavior; of social, economic, and cultural institutions; and of the interaction of all these factors. Social work practice consists of the application of social work values, principles, and techniques to one or more of the following: helping individuals to obtain services; helping communities or groups to provide or improve social and health services; and participating in legislative processes.
General Education (Minimum 32 credits)
General education coursework can be completed from within or outside of the major field of study.
Only courses numbered 1000 or above can be used toward the Associate of Arts, Associate of Science, Associate of Business, Associate of Fine Arts, Associate of Applied Science and Associate Degree in Nursing.