ASSOCIATE OF ARTS
Prepare to transfer to a university to complete a degree in social work. Complete this program exclusively on weekdays, or in a combination of day, evening and weekend classes.
Program/Major Codes: AOASOCIALSRV/SST
What can I do with this degree?
Career Options: Entry-level employment in service positions
Academic Options: Transfer to ASU's Bachelor's of Social Work program; may also transfer to other BSW programs.
Arizona General Education Curriculum Requirements (AGEC-A)
This section lists general education requirements that are not fulfilled by core of support courses.* Select courses to fulfill the I, C, and G requirement.
|Biological and Physical Science||4|
Required Core Courses
|Course #||Course Title||Credits|
|SSE 110||Introduction to Social Welfare||3|
|SSE 111||Group Work||3|
|SSE 210||Community Organization and Development||3|
|SSE 211||Group Technique Applications||3|
|SSE 281||Social Service Delivery Systems||3|
|SSE 285||Foundations of Social Work Practice||3|
Required Support Courses
|BIO 156IN||Human Biology for Allied Health||4|
|or BIO 160IN||Introduction to Human Anatomy and Physiology|
|ECN 202||Macroeconomic Principles [SUN# ECN 2201]||3|
|MAT 142||Topics in College Mathematics***||3-4|
|or MAT 151||College Algebra*** [SUN# MAT 1151]|
|PHI 101||Introduction to Philosophy [SUN# PHI 1101]||3|
|or PHI 130|| Introductory Studies in Ethics and Social
Philosophy [SUN# PHI 1105]
|PSY 101||Introduction to Psychology [SUN# PSY 1101]||3-4|
|or SOC 101||Introduction to Sociology [SUN# SOC 1101]|
*Other general education requirements are fulfilled by required core and support courses: Humanities and Fine Arts - PHI 101 or 130 fulfill 3 credits of this requirement, complete a course from the Fine Arts list; Biological and Physical Sciences - BIO 156IN or 160IN fulfill 4 credits of this requirement, complete another course from this category; Mathematics - MAT 142 or 151 fulfill this requirement; Social and Behavioral Sciences - ECN 202 and SSE 110 fulfill this requirement; Other Requirements - PSY 101 or SOC 101 fulfill 3 credits of this requirement, complete another course from this category;
** ASU requires fourth semester proficiency in a language - language courses will count toward these requirements.