Curriculum

Foundation (30 Hours / 3 Hours Each)

Fall Semester (15 Hours)

SW 7700 - Social Work Foundations: Diversity, Social Justice and Ethics
SW 7701 - Social Work Practice I
SW 7704 - Human Behavior in a Social Environment I
SW 7706 - Introduction to Social Work Research
SW 7708 - Foundation Internship I / Integrative Seminar I

Spring Semester (15 Hours)

SW 7702 - Social Welfare Policy and Services
SW 7703 - Social Work Practice II
SW 7705 - Human Behavior in a Social Environment II
SW 7707 - Practice Focused Research Methods
SW 7709 - Foundation Internship II / Integrative Seminar II

Concentration (30 Hours / 3 Hours Each)

Fall Semester (15 Hours)

SW 8702 - Advanced Clinical Practice I: Working With Individuals
SW 8710 - Psychopathology
SW 8711 - Advanced Clinical Practice II: Working With Groups
SW 8712 - Advanced Internship III / Integrative Seminar III
SW 8820 - Social Work Forensics

Spring Semester (15 Hours)

Children and Family Services

SW 8713 - Advanced Internship / Integrative Seminar IV
SW 8715 - Clinical Practice with Children
SW 8726 - Clinical Practice with Adolescents
SW 8813 - Family Therapy
Clinical Elective*

Behavioral Health Services

SW 8705 - Clinical Assessment, Diagnosis, and Service Planning
SW 8713 - Advanced Internship / Integrative Seminar IV
SW 8729 - Crisis Intervention
SW 8813 - Family Therapy
Clinical Elective*

Behavioral Health Services (Substance Abuse Services)

SW 8701 - Individual and Group Practice in Addictions
SW 8713 - Advanced Internship / Integrative Seminar IV
SW 8814 - Seminar in Substance Abuse
SW 8816 - Social Work Practice with Addicted Families
Clinical Elective*

Clinical Electives*†

SW 8701 Individual and Group Practice in Addictions
SW 8705 Clinical Assessment, Diagnosis, and Service Planning
SW 8725 Social Work Practice with Domestic Violence
SW 8729 Crisis Intervention
SW 8801 Seminar on Clinical Practice in Child Welfare
SW 8810 Community Mental Health Practice
SW 8812 Clinical Practice with Abused and Neglected Children and Their Families: Child
Protective Services
SW 8813 Family Therapy
SW 8814 Seminar in Substance Abuse
SW 8715 Children and Youth Mental Health
SW 8815 Prevention Theory in ATOD Abuse
SW 8816 Social Work Practice with Addicted Families
SW 8821 Perspectives of Child Maltreatment and Child Advocacy
SW 8822 Professional and System Responses to Child Maltreatment

Program Total: 60 Credit Hours

The Clinical Elective is selected in consultation with a faculty mentor. The clinical elective will reflect the training interests of the student. Normally, the student will choose one of the courses offered in a different specialization area as a clinical elective. A student may enroll in a Study Abroad (SW 8900) course offered by the MSW program and use this course as a clinical elective.

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