Bachelor of Science in Social Work
Troy University

Program Details

Individuals interested in working in the helping professions can apply to the online bachelor’s in Social Work degree program through Troy University. Students will gain a core understanding of human behavior in the social environment, social work skills, and research in the field of social work.

The curriculum includes an emphasis on evidence-based assessment and case management. Students will have the opportunity to have direct contact with a practicing social worker as they explore the knowledge, skills, and values necessary for effective practice. A practicum experience allows students to practice professional skills in a social service agency under the joint supervision of a faculty member and agency supervisor. 

Students in the Social Work program will study topics including:

  • Ethics
  • Diversity
  • Professional communication skills
  • Human behavior in the social environment
  • Social policy and planning
  • Social work with individuals, families, groups, organizations, and communities


  • Graduate of regionally accredited and/or state-approved high school and/or GED equivalent
  • 2.0 GPA
  • Official transcripts

Special Accreditation

Council on Social Work Education (CSWE)

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges