Bachelor of Social Work
Grand Canyon University

Program Details

Earn your online Bachelor’s in Social Work and take the first step into the field.  This program is designed to prepare students for entry-level positions and practice, with guidance from faculty who are experts in their fields.  Online social work degree studies may cover topics including but not limited to:

  • Social welfare
  • Ethics
  • Delivery systems

Students will build skills in assessment, cultural sensitivity, theory application, and more, learning how to work with diverse groups and individuals in various settings.  Graduates with their online BSW may find pursuable career paths in schools, community service agencies, private practices, hospitals, and other facilities offering entry-level positions.  Make a career move or transfer credits toward an online MSW with Grand Canyon University.

Learning Pace


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Grand Canyon University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Grand Canyon University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (, an institutional accreditation agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Admission Tests


Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score


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