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Program at a Glance

College of Health Professions and Sciences
Social Work, Schl of
$212.28 per credit hour
$748.89 per credit hour

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Degree Requirements

  • Students who are pending Social Work and are admitted to the program must adopt the most current catalog.
  • Residency Requirement consists of at least 30 semester hours of regularly scheduled 3000-4000 level courses taken from the UCF School of Social Work.
  • Students should complete the General Education Program and the Common Program Prerequisite Requirements before beginning the Social Work Program.
  • Students entering the social work program and completing the program prerequisites including Statistics are required to earn a minimum of "C" (2.0) in each course.
  • Students should consult with a BSW program advisor.
  • The courses designated in sections 1 (general education) and 2 (common program prerequisites) below may be taken at a college or university other than UCF, and should usually be completed in the first 60 hours.
  • Students meeting the six hours of cultural diversity requirement must earn a minimum of "C" (2.0) in each course.
  • A minimum overall GPA of 2.5 is required in all Social Work courses with a minimum grade of "C" (2.0) in each course.
  • Students must earn an overall GPA of 2.5 for entry into field education (SOW 4510 or SOW 4941 part-time) and to be eligible for graduation from the Social Work Program.
  • Students must complete all the requirements listed in 1-11 below.

Undergraduate Application Deadlines

May 1
November 1
March 1
July 1
November 1
March 1
March 1
September 1
January 1

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Career Opportunities

UCF prepares you for life beyond the classroom. Here, you’ll experience a wide range of opportunity, like learning diverse skills from world-renowned faculty to networking with top employers across Central Florida to gaining first-hand experience in internships nearby. Achieve your degree and more as a Knight.
  • AIDS Social Worker
  • Child Welfare Director
  • Child Welfare Social Worker
  • Correctional Treatment Specialist
  • Couples Therapist
  • Drug Abuse Social Worker
  • Family Welfare Social Work Professor
  • Forensic Social Worker
  • Foster Care Worker
  • Grief Counselor
  • HIV Counselor
  • Marriage Therapist
  • Medical Social Worker
  • Neonatal Social Worker
  • Probation Officer
  • Psychiatric Social Worker
  • Sexual Assault Counselor
  • Sexual Assault Social Worker
  • Social Work Professor
  • Youth
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