The Bachelor Science in Sociology with an Emphasis in Social Work degree program helps prepare students for an exciting career in the fields of social work and human services among settings such as nonprofit organizations and government agencies. If you're interested in the helping professions and want a broader perspective on human behavior focusing on social dynamics, then this program within the College of Humanities and Social Services is the academic path for you. The BS in sociology with an emphasis in social work degree will equip you with the knowledge and skills to pursue a profession in social work and social service fields assisting individuals, children, families and communities through child welfare, health care, disability, mental health, aging services and community development services.
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School Accreditation & Licensing
Grand Canyon University is accredited by:
Higher Learning Commission (HLC)
Program Requirements & Restrictions
Minimum EducationHigh School or Equivalent
Recommended GPA3.0 or above (4.0 scale)
Official High School Transcript/GED Score
- Applicants who do not meet the GPA requirement may be eligible for acceptance based on ACT/SAT scores or college GPA.