ASSOCIATE OF APPLIED SCIENCE
Learn core principles and skills in social work, community services and casework management. Complete this program exclusively on weekdays, or in a combination of day, evening and weekend classes.
Program/Major Codes: AASSOCIALSRV/SSE
What can I do with this degree?
Career Options: Entry-level employment in social service positions.
Academic Options: Students intending to transfer to a four-year university should pursue the Social Services Associate of Arts degree.
General Education Requirements
This section lists general education requirements that are not fulfilled by core or support courses.* Select courses to fulfill C or G requirements**
|Analysis and Critical Thinking Requirement||6|
|Humanities and Social Science Requirement||3|
|Computer and Information Literacy Requirement||1-3|
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|
|SSE 292||Social Services Field Experience||4|
Required Support Courses
|Required Support Courses|
*Other general education requirements are fulfilled by required core course: Humanities and Social Sciences Requirement - SSE 110 fulfills 3 credits in the Social Sciences category, complete a course from the Humanities/Fine Arts or Leadership/Ethics category.
** In the general education categories, select at least one course marked "C" (cultural diversity) or "G" (global awareness).