Associate in Arts (Transfer Program) - 60 Credit Hours
The Social Work program of study at Illinois Central College consists of classes which will provide students with the academic foundation to transfer to a four-year school to complete the Bachelor´s of Social Work (BSW). The BSW is a specialized degree that educates students to be professional social workers and gain entry into direct human service professional positions.
|Recommended Course Sequence:|
Fall Semester 1:
Spring Semester 1:
Fall Semester 2:
Spring Semester 2:
|Required General Education Courses|
|FINE ARTS *||3|
|HUMANITIES/FINE ARTS *||3|
|PHYSICAL SCIENCE *||4|
|BIOL 111||THE BIOLOGY OF MAN||4|
|COMM 110||COMMUNICATION: PROCESS AND PRACTICE||3|
|ENGL 110||COMPOSITION I||3|
|ENGL 111||COMPOSITION II||3|
|PSY 110||INTRODUCTION TO PSYCHOLOGY||3|
|SOC 110||AN INTRODUCTION TO SOCIOLOGY||3|
|SOC 114||SOCIAL PROBLEMS||3|
|Required Program Courses|
|PSYCHOLOGY ELECTIVE ***||3|
|SOCIOLOGY ELECTIVE **||3|
|PSY 202||CHILD AND ADOLESCENT DEVELOPMENT||3|
|SOC 120||MARRIAGE AND THE FAMILY||3|
|SOC 218||INTRODUCTION TO SOCIAL PSYCHOLOGY||3|
|SOC 219||THE SOCIOLOGY OF RACE AND ETHNICITY IN AMERICA||3|
|SOCWK 220||INTRODUCTION TO SOCIAL WORK||3|
|SSC 115||LEADERSHIP AND COMMUNITY SERVICE||2|
* See specific requirements for Associate in Arts Degree.
** Sociology elective will depend upon the student's area of interest in social work and the requirements of the BSW degree program to which the student intends to transfer.
*** PSY 118 is strongly recommended.
For Program Information Contact:
Social Sciences and Public Services Department