Social work is a broad field that includes criminal justice, substance abuse, mental health, and working with the disabled, poor and disadvantaged. The minor provides academic training and experience for graduate school.
Non-majors may obtain a social work minor by completing the requirements below. For an overview of a particular course, click on its title. Our Course Descriptions page lists all sociology and social science courses.
To declare a minor, a special form must be filled out and filed with the Records Office by the end of the student's junior year. The appropriate form is available from the student's advisor or from the Office of the Registrar.