B.S.W. In Social Work with Criminal Justice (SWCJ.BSW)

Major Requirements/Social Work (63-64 credits)
CJ-101Introduction to Criminal Justice3
CJ-225Law Enforcement3
CJ-305Criminal Law3
CJ-325Criminal Procedure3
CJ-350Ethical Issues in Criminal Justice3
SW-105Introduction to Social Work3
SW-223Human Behavior and Social Environment I 13
SW-325Social Welfare Policy and Services I3
SW-409Social Work Research Methods3
SW-344Social Work Practice with Communities3
SW-412Practice Evaluation in Social Work3
SW-341Social Work Practice with Groups3
SW-421Field Practice in Social Work6
SW-422Advanced Field Practice in Social Work6
Select one of the following:3-4
Internship in Criminal Justice
Social Work Practice with Individuals and Families
and Social Work Practice with Individuals and Families Lab
CJ-315Research Methods3
or SW-409 Social Work Research Methods
CJ-490Seminar in Criminal Justice3
or SW-426 Seminar in Social Work
Interdisciplinary Requirements (33-36 credits)
PY-103Introduction to Psychology3
(Satisfies Social Science (SS.SV) in General Education)
PS-101Introduction to Political Science: Power and Globalization3
or PS-103 American National Government
BE-200Economics for Social Science3
or SO-272 Economic Inequality
Select one of the following:3-6
Statistics with Applications
Mathematical Modeling in the Social Sciences
and Data Analysis for Social Work
(MA-105 or MA-151 satisfy Mathematics in General Education)
Select 3 credits in Psychology (PY) at the 200-level or higher3
Select 3 credits in Criminal Justice (CJ) at the 200-level or higher3
SO-101Introduction to Sociology3
(Satisfies Social Science (SS.SV) in General Education)
AN-103Cultural Anthropology3
SW-205Global Human Rights and Social Justice (Satisfies Global Understanding (GU) in General Education))3
(Satisfies Global Understanding (GU) in General Education)
BY-105Introductory Biology and Human Development3
(Partially satisfies Natural Science (NS) in General Education)
Select 3 additional credits from Anthropology (AN), Sociology (SO), or Social Work (SW) at the 200-level or higher3
General Education Requirements (30 credits) 2
Complete 30 credits as outlined on the General Education table. 230
Total Credits126-130


  • 54 credits must be completed at the 200 level or higher.