On-campus M.S.W. Program

Schedule for the Full-time MSW Program



List of Courses by Semester


Foundation

FALL 2017

Course and Date/Time
Course #
Credits
Orientation
Monday, Aug. 14, 8 a.m.- 4:30 p.m.
Principles and Philosophy of Social Work
Every weekday
Aug. 15 - 23
8:30 a.m.- 4 p.m.
SOWK 500
3 credits
Theoretical Foundations for Social Work
Mondays
Aug. 28 - Dec. 4
8 - 11:50 a.m.
SOWK 515
4 credits
Social Welfare Policy
Mondays
Aug. 28 - Dec. 4
1 - 4:35 p.m.
SOWK 520
3 credits
Generalist Practice - Small Client Systems
Tuesdays
Aug. 29 - Dec. 5
Noon - 2:50 p.m.
SOWK 511
3 credits
Small Client Systems Skills Lab
Tuesdays
Aug. 29 - Dec. 5
3:30 - 4:30 p.m.
SOWK 512
1 credit
Methods of Research I
Wednesdays
Aug. 30 - Dec. 6
1 - 3:55 p.m.
SOWK 600
3 credits

SPRING 2017

Course and Date/Time
Course #
Credits
Small Client Systems Skills Lab
Mondays
Jan. 23 - May 1
1 - 2:50 p.m.
SOWK 512
1 credit
Methods of Research II
Tuesdays
Jan. 17 - May 2
9 - 11:50 a.m.
SOWK 601
3 credits
Generalist Practice - Large Client Systems
Tuesdays
Jan. 17 - May 2
1 - 3:50 p.m.
SOWK 611
3 credits
Field Placement
SOWK 588
6 credits
Optional Elective
1-3 credits


Concentration

FALL 2017

Course and Date/Time
Course #
Credits
Field Placement
SOWK 688
7 credits
Advanced Community Practice
Thursdays OR Fridays every other week
Aug. 24-25, Sep. 7-8 & 21-22, Oct. 5-6, & 19-20, Nov. 2-3 & 16-17 & 30, Dec. 1 & 14-15
8:30 a.m. - 12:10 p.m.
SOWK 631
2 credits
Research: Program Evaluation
Thursdays OR Fridays every other week
Aug. 24-25, Sep. 7-8 & 21-22, Oct. 5-6, & 19-20, Nov. 2-3 & 16-17 & 30, Dec. 1 & 14-15
8:30 a.m. - 12:10 p.m.
SOWK 602A
2 credits
Advanced Generalist Practice: Individuals
Thursdays OR Fridays every other week
Aug. 24-25, Sep. 7-8 & 21-22, Oct. 5-6, & 19-20, Nov. 2-3 & 16-17 & 30, Dec. 1 & 14-15
1 - 4:40 p.m.
SOWK 630
2 credits
Advanced Social Welfare Policy Analysis
Thursdays OR Fridays every other week
Aug. 24-25, Sep. 7-8 & 21-22, Oct. 5-6, & 19-20, Nov. 2-3 & 16-17 & 30, Dec. 1 & 14-15
1 - 4:40 p.m.
SOWK 633
2 credits

SPRING 2017

Course and Date/Time
Course #
Credits
Field Placement
SOWK 688
8 credits
Advanced Practice: Manager/Administrator
Thursdays OR Fridays every other week
1 - 5 p.m.
Jan. 19-20, Feb. 2-3 & 16-17, Mar. 2-3 & 23-24, Apr. 6-7 & 20-21
FULL DAY Apr. 27-28
SOWK 632
3 credits
Advanced Generalist Practice: Families and Groups
Thursdays OR Fridays every other week
1 - 4:50 p.m.
Jan. 19-20, Feb. 2-3 & 16-17, Mar. 2-3 & 23-24, Apr. 6-7 & 20-21
FULL DAY Apr. 27-28
SOWK 634
3 credits
Research: Program Evaluation
Thursdays OR Fridays every other week
9 - 11:50 a.m.
Jan. 19-20, Feb. 2-3 & 16-17, Mar. 2-3 & 23-24, Apr. 6-7 & 20-21
DEFENSES May 1 - 5
SOWK 602B
2 credits
(or)
(Thesis)
(SOWK 699)
(3 credits)
TOTALS
60-63 credits without thesis
62-65 credits with thesis