Pre-Application Requirements for the Major in Social Work

1. 3 credits of English composition

2. 6-8 credits in the fine arts and humanities, excluding elementary languages, design, or skills improvement courses.

3. 3 credits of American political systems

4. 3 credits of introductory anthropology or sociology

5. 3 credits of introductory psychology

6. 3 credits of American history (post-Reconstruction)

7. 3-4 credits of introductory biology

8. 3-4 credits in natural science or college-level mathematics

9. 2.50 cumulative g.p.a.

Applicants should have demonstrated interest in the social welfare field through paid or volunteer experience in programs aimed at social improvement.

For additional information please visit http://www.hsc.stonybrook.edu/ssw/