- 3.5 years
- 124 total semester hours
- Fall Term
- Spring Term
Online Bachelor of Social Work Overview
Be prepared to approach the social problems that arise in your community with the online Bachelor of Social Work from Methodist University. Our program is designed to equip you with the skills for a meaningful career supporting marginalized communities. Through the program’s specialized curriculum and dedicated faculty, you’ll understand more deeply the consequences of systemic oppression, resulting in greater understanding and practical solutions to promote social and economic justice.
Our program is accredited by the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE) and designed to develop an interdisciplinary knowledge base of social work that encompasses biology, psychology, and sociology in order to inform your decision-making when you join the field.
As a participating partner of the North Carolina Child Welfare Education Collaborative, you’ll have the opportunity to learn how to best advocate for and support vulnerable children through social services. The track includes the completion of an internship, and those who satisfy these requirements are qualified to work in Child Welfare spaces after graduation.
Classes start August 23, 2021
Courses are 8 weeks
60 semester hours in major
Part-time and full-time options
Support Diverse Communities
Upon graduation, you’ll apply critical thinking skills as you respond to pressing issues in the field of social work. Additionally, you’ll be able to offer innovative solutions to persistent social issues as you serve disenfranchised communities. As you adopt social work’s professional values, ethics, and principles, you’ll effectively analyze social policy to adapt your social work practice preparing you to enter a variety of social work contexts.
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About Methodist University
Founded in 1956 as a liberal arts college, Methodist University now serves approximately 2,000 students from across the U.S. and more than 40 countries. Methodist University is focused on high-quality experiences that nurture moral values and ethical decision-making to prepare students for a variety of careers and pursuits. Courses are taught by experts in their field.
Methodist University is located just a few miles from Fort Bragg and Pope Army Airfield, with several former and current MU faculty who served in the military. As members of the same community, MU has a unique understanding of the specific needs of service members, veterans and their families. Ranked annually as a top-tier university, MU provides a high-quality, convenient, flexible and cost-effective education that supports both personal and professional goals.