Social Work/Sociology

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First Year
First Semester

  • English Composition I ENG 1113
  • College Algebra MAT 1313
  • Introduction to Sociology SOC 2113
  • ****Fine Arts Elective 3
  • **Computer Science Elective 3

Total 15 Hours

Second Semester

  • English Composition II ENG 1123
  • General Psychology I PSY 1513
  • Social Problems SOC 2133
  • ***Social/Behavioral Science 3
  • ***Social/Behavioral Science 3

Total 15 Hours

Second Year
First Semester

  • *Natural Science w/Lab 4
  • Literature Elective (continuous) 3
  • History Elective (continuous) 3
  • Public Speaking I SPT 1113
  • *Foreign Language Elective 3

Total 16 Hours

Second Semester

  • *Natural Science w/Lab 4
  • Literature Elective (continuous) 3
  • History Elective (continuous) 3
  • ***Social/Behavioral Science 3
  • *Foreign Language Elective 3

Total 16 Hours

*Consult with your chosen transfer university or college to determine modification of this curriculum.
**Computer Science Elective Options:

  • CSC 1113 Computer Concepts
  • CSC 1123 Computer Applications I

***Suggested Social/Behavioral Science Elective Options:

  • ECO 2113 Principles of Macroeconomics
  • ECO 2123 Principles of Microeconomics
  • PHI 2113 Introduction to Philosophy I
  • PSC 1113 American National Government
  • PSY/EPY 2533 Human Growth and Development
  • SOC 2143 Marriage and Family
  • SWK 1113 Social Work: A Helping Profession (Social Work Majors)

****Fine Arts Elective Options:

  • ART 1113 Art Appreciation
  • MUS 1113 Music Appreciation
  • SPT 2233 Theatre Appreciation

For Social Work Majors: Mississippi State University and the University of Mississippi recommend taking MAT 2323 Statistics.