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2011-2012 Undergraduate Catalogue 
2011-2012 Undergraduate Catalogue Archived Catalogue

School of Social Work


Dr. L. Messinger, director. Dr. P. Adams, Dr. Ayers, Dr. Blundo, Ms. Bowen undergraduate program coordinator, graduate program coordinator; Ms. Denny, Dr. Frankel, Dr. Goggins, Dr. J. Hall, Ms. Ivanov, Dr. Reid, Dr. Sandell, Mr. Scott, Dr. York.

The School of Social Work offers a Bachelor of Social Work degree that prepares students for entry-level generalist social work practice in many public and private social agencies. Such agencies include family services programs, schools, hospitals, departments of social services, hospices, nursing homes, health care services, mental health agencies, and other programs and services for children and adults. The B.S.W. program is fully accredited by the Council on Social Work Education.

Students desiring to apply for admission to the social work major must present the School of Social Work evidence of having achieved an overall UNCW GPA of 2.40 with no less than 15 hours of completed work at UNCW. Transfer students and students with less than 15 hours must contact the School of Social Work prior to declaring a major in social work. Students must then complete the School of Social Work Application for Admission form.