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Master of Social Work

  • Graduate Program Coordinator: Cynthia Sanders
  • Education Building, Room 716E, Mail Stop 1940
  • Phone: (208) 426-1780
  • E-mail: cynthiasanders@boisestate.edu

Master of Social Work

Course Number and TitleCredits
Foundation
SOCWRK 503 Foundation Social Work Practice I: Individuals3
SOCWRK 504 Foundation Social Work Practice II: Families and Groups3
SOCWRK 505 Foundation of Social Welfare Policy3
SOCWRK 512 HBSE I Human Development Through the Life Cycle3
SOCWRK 514 Ethnicity, Gender, and Class2
SOCWRK 515 Foundation Social Work Practice III: Organizations and Communities3
SOCWRK 521 HBSE II Social Dimensions of Human Behavior3
SOCWRK 530 Foundations of Research I2
SOCWRK 531 Foundations of Research II2
SOCWRK 570 Foundation Field Work I2
SOCWRK 572 Foundation Field Work II2
SOCWRK 573 Foundation Practicum Seminar I1
SOCWRK 574 Foundation Practicum Seminar II1
Advanced
SOCWRK 506 Advanced Policy and Legislation: Individuals and Families3
SOCWRK 525 Advanced Social Work Interventions II: Individuals and Families3
SOCWRK 526 The Evaluation and Treatment of Mental Disorders3
SOCWRK 532 Advanced Research: Program and Practice Evaluation3
SOCWRK 550 Advanced Interventions I: Comparative Theories3
SOCWRK 575 Advanced Social Work Practicum I5
SOCWRK 576 Advanced Social Work Practicum II5
SOCWRK 577 Advanced Practicum Seminar I1
SOCWRK 578 Advanced Practicum Seminar II1
*Two electives4
Total61
*Specialization Electives (2 credits each)
Selected Topics (Elective options will vary from year to year, and may include these or other pertinent issues.)

Violence in the Family
Rural Social Work
Substance Abuse
School Social Work
Women's Issues
AIDS Issues
Social Work with the Elderly
Family Therapy
Social Work Supervision
Health Issues
Grant Writing/Administration
Group Therapy
International Social Work
Political Social Work
Social Work with People of Color

Curriculum Guidelines established by the Council on Social Work Education are available in the School of Social Work office.

Master of Social Work - Advanced Standing

Course Number and TitleCredits
Summer Session
SOCWRK 513 Advanced Issues in Human Diversity3
SOCWRK 529 Research and Statistics for Social Work3
Year Two - Advanced
SOCWRK 506 Advanced Policy and Legislation: Individuals and Families3
SOCWRK 525 Advanced Social Work Interventions II: Individuals and Families3
SOCWRK 526 The Evaluation and Treatment of Mental Disorders3
SOCWRK 532 Advanced Research: Program and Practice Evaluation3
SOCWRK 550 Advanced Interventions I: Comparative Theories3
SOCWRK 575 Advanced Social Work Practicum I5
SOCWRK 576 Advanced Social Work Practicum II5
SOCWRK 577 Advanced Practicum Seminar I1
SOCWRK 578 Advanced Practicum Seminar II1
*Two electives4
Total37
*Specialization Electives (2 credits each)
Selected Topics (Elective options will vary from year to year, and may include these or other pertinent issues.)

Violence in the Family
Rural Social Work
Substance Abuse
School Social Work
Womenäó»s Issues
AIDS Issues
Social Work with the Elderly
Family Therapy
Social Work Supervision
Health Issues
Grant Writing/Administration
Group Therapy
International Social Work
Political Social Work
Social Work with People of Color

Curriculum Guidelines established by the Council on Social Work Education are available in the School of Social Work office.