Social Work

Contact Information

Sarah Hessenauer
Program Coordinator/Chair
Phone: (262) 472-1203
Location: Laurentide 5201

Lori Trimble
Academic Dept Assoc
Phone: (262) 472-1137
Location: Laurentide 5201

Advanced & Non-Advanced Standing

Students who have graduated from a CSWE accredited Social Work program are eligible for advanced standing. Students who have a bachelor’s degree that is not a social work degree are eligible for non-advanced standing. Course schedules for both tracks are below.

Advanced Standing

Proposed Advanced Standing MSW program course schedule will be:

Semester 1 (Fall)

Semester 2 (Spring)

Semester 3 (Summer)

Semester 4 (Fall)

Social Work Psychopathology– 3 credits

Social Work Practice with Groups, Communities and Organizations -3 credits

Advanced Practice: Intervention and Evaluation– 3 credits

Focus Area Elective--3 credits

Advanced Social Welfare Policy Analysis --3 credits

 

Research and Program Implementation and Evaluation -4 credits

Focus Area Elective-3 credits

Focus Area Elective-3 credits

 Social Work Field Experience -3 credits

Social Work Field Research Integration Capstone -4 credits

 

Total =9

Total =11

Total=6

Total =6

GRAND TOTAL OF 32 CREDITS (Depending on Pre-requisites)

  • Field is 500 hours (CSWE minimum for advanced standing) or 16 hours per week + 2-hour integrative seminar each week 

Non-Advanced Standing

The Non-Advanced Standing MSW program course schedule will be:

Pre-Requisites (Summer)

Semester 1 (Fall)

Semester 2 (Spring)

Semester 3 (Summer)

Introduction to SW– 3 credits

Human Behavior and the Social Environment--4 credits

Social Work Practice 2-3 credits

Social Work Psychopathology– 3 credits

Statistics- 3 credits

Social Welfare Policy-3 credits

Social Work Practice 3- 3 credits

Advanced Social Welfare Policy Analysis --3 credits

 

 

Social Work Practice 1- 3 credits

Social Work Research-4 credits

 

 

Field -3 credits

Field -3 credits

 

Up to 6

Total =13

Total =13

Total =6

 

Semester 4 (Fall)

Semester 5 (Spring)

Semester 6 (Summer)

Social Work Practice with Groups, Communities and Organizations -3 credits

Advanced Practice: Intervention and Evaluation – 3 credits

Focus Area Elective--3 credits

Research and Program Implementation and Evaluation -4 credits

Focus Area Elective-3 credits

Focus Area Elective-3 credits

Social Work Field Experience -3 credits

Social Work Field Research Integration Capstone -4 credits

 

Total =10

Total=10

Total =6

GRAND TOTAL OF 58 CREDITS (Depending on Pre-requisites)

·         Field is a total of 980 hours (CSWE minimum for non-advanced standing) 

 

Created 6/30/2017

Location

College of Letters & Sciences
Laurentide Hall 4100
University of Wisconsin-Whitewater
800 W. Main Street
Whitewater, WI 53190-1790

Resources For

Faculty/Staff Contact

Office of the Dean
Rebecca Reichert
Phone: (262) 472-1621
E-mail: reicherr@uww.edu

Student Contact

Advising Office
Phone: (262) 472-1550
E-mail: lsadvise@uww.edu

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