Declaration of Major — Social Work

Freshmen are admitted through the Office of Undergraduate Admissions and complete a pre-professional social work program offered by the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences. Students enter the bachelor of social work degree program after completing 60 semester credits.

The School of Social Work offers admission to the B.S.W. degree program in the fall semester.

  • Submit the application for undergraduate admission with the appropriate fee and official transcripts from colleges or universities.
  • Submit the bachelor's application for the social work degree program.
  • Applicants must have a minimum grade point average of 2.5 and provide references and a personal interest statement that demonstrates the ability to pursue successful undergraduate professional education in social work. 
  • Applications may be submitted after the student has completed 40 credits in course work or its equivalent at the freshman and sophomore levels. 

Learn more about the B.S.W. degree program