Office of the Registrar
School of Social Work (2016/2017)
6.2 Bachelor of Social Work (as a Second Degree)
  1. The 60 credit hour Bachelor of Social Work (as a Second Degree) requires 60 SCWK credit hours including two practica as defined in Table 2 Bachelor of Social Work (as a Second Degree).

  2. Following admission, credit hours shall normally be taken in the sequence as set out in Table 2 Bachelor of Social Work (as a Second Degree). Students wishing to change the sequence and/or reduce the course load specified for semesters 1-4 must receive prior written approval from the Dean of the School. A change in course sequence and/or reduction of the course load may result in an extension to the length of time normally required to complete the program.

  3. Students must complete the application for Social Work practicum in January for Fall semester practica and in April for Winter semester practica.

Table 2 Bachelor of Social Work (as a Second Degree)

Year / Term

Required Courses

  • Year 1
  • Semester 1
  • Winter
  • Year 1
  • Semester 2
  • Spring
  • Year 1
  • Semester 3
  • Fall
  • Year 2
  • Semester 4
  • Winter
6.2.1 Program Residency Requirements

Students shall be required to successfully complete all Social Work courses on the St. John’s Campus except for: SCWK 1710, 3300, 3311, 3521, and 4302.