Social Work

Social Work graduates attend a luncheon in their honor.

Program News Social Work Program Among Top 10 NC Social Work Programs – Zippia “Women of Influence” – Social Work Fundraiser Our Mission The mission of the Social Work Program at Methodist University is to pursue human well-being and the Read More …

About the Social Work Profession

Professional social work at the baccalaureate level is designed to prepare individuals with the knowledge, values and skills for entry-level generalist practice with individuals, families and groups, organizations and communities. The Program seeks to prepare graduates who are committed to Read More …

Social Work Program Goals & Objectives

Goals The Social Work Program’s goals are: The Program’s goals are: To prepare graduates for competent entry-level generalist practice grounded in the profession’s history, purposes and philosophy and the mastery of measurable practice behaviors that are based upon the knowledge, Read More …

Social Work Curriculum Requirements

Degree Awarded Bachelor of Social Work (B.S.W.), either on-campus or online Major Requirements Students must have a grade of C or better in all required social work (SWK) prefix courses and in ENG 1010 and 1020/1040. Students who entered Methodist University Read More …

Social Work Program History

Social work courses were first taught under the sociology major in 1974. In 1975, Social Work was offered as a free-standing major. Courses were developed in response to the demand for an increasing number of jobs in social and human Read More …

Social Work Program Admission Requirements

Program Admissions Requirements Students are normally approved by the Admissions Committee based on their meeting the following criteria: A grade point average of 2.0 or better on all work completed for students who entered Methodist University in Spring 2013 or Read More …

Social Work Links

Social Work Professional Organizations Council on Social Work Education National Association of Social Workers National Association of Social Workers – North Carolina Chapter National Organization of Forensic Social Workers North American Association of Christian Social Workers CSWE-Accredited MSW Programs University Read More …

Social Work Courses

SWK 2310 INTRODUCTION TO SOCIAL WORK (3 s.h.) Introduction to social problems and social service systems designed to impact upon those problems. Introduction to social work as a profession, its ethics, values, knowledge base, skills base, and fields of practice. Read More …