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Bachelor of Social Work

Program Details

The online Bachelor of Social Work program prepares students to pursue graduate studies or for beginning social work practice with communities, groups, families and individuals in a variety of settings with diverse populations and problems. Graduates of this program are eligible to take the examination for the State Social Work license and to apply for advanced standing in the Aurora University MSW program.


This is a bachelor completion program. A total of 120 credits are required, including transfer credits.

A GPA of 2.5 or above. Requires 60 semester hours of general education coursework. Completion of these prerequisite courses or an equivalent transfer course: U.S. Government; General Psychology; and Principles of Sociology. Career goals. Statement of Purpose.

Accreditation & Licensing

The Higher Learning Commission