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$ 12,288
Based on Iowa residency, subject to change; does not include course level fees or books and supplies

Social Work

Associate of Arts Degree
Sioux City, Cherokee & Denison

Program Description

This Social Work transfer major provides education and training that promotes social and economic justice and strengthens individual, family, and community well-being.  The generalist curriculum consists of courses in social work practice including human behavior and social environment, psychopathology and addiction, social welfare policy and services, and diversity, privilege and oppression.  Most Social Work Associate Degree graduates transfer to a four-year university to complete a Bachelor of Social Work (BSW).  Several well-established articulation/transfer agreements through which students can complete their BSW degree are available. Because Social Work is a licensed profession, jobs are plentiful. Most graduates are employed in a variety of settings including welfare agencies, schools, hospitals, clinics, mental health institutions, community centers, public health, corrections, and group homes.


Susan Grau, Ext 1675 Room A415 susan.grau@witcc.edu
Jill Moravek, PhD, Ext 1443 Room L322 jill.moravek@witcc.edu

Required Classes

SDV 108 College Experience 1
ENG 105 Composition I 3
SOC 160 Introduction to Social Work 3
SOC 200 Minority Group Relations 3
MUS 100  Music Appreciation 3
PSY 111 Introduction to Psychology 3
SOC 110 Introduction to Sociology 3
ENG 106 Composition II 3
SOC 210 Men, Women and Society 3
SOC 120 Marriage and Family 3
BIO 163 Essentials of Anatomy and Physiology 4
SOC 212 Diversity 3
MAT 157 Statistics 4
ART 101 Art Appreciation 3
PSY 121 Developmental Psychology 3
ELE XXX Electives 3
SPC 112 Public Speaking 3
POL 111 American National Government 3
SOC 180 Social Work Interactional Skills 3
SOC 250 Sociology of Deviance 3
PHI 105 Introduction to Ethics 3
ELE XXX Elective 1



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Sioux City, Iowa 51106
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