Social Work, Bachelor | University of Arkansas | Fayetteville, United States
48 months
Duration
25420 USD/year
25420 USD/year
7666 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The School of Social Work offers an undergraduate major leading to a Bachelor of Social Work degree at University of Arkansas. The principal objective of the undergraduate social work program is to prepare students for beginning generalist social work practice.

Overview

Key Features

Social work is the professional activity of helping individuals, groups, or communities enhance or restore their capacity for social functioning and creating societal conditions favorable to this goal. Social work is a gratifying career for people who care about others, want to relieve human suffering, like a challenge, and want their work to make a difference in the world. The profession is dedicated to assisting individuals, families, groups, organizations, and communities in reaching their full potential.

Social work is particularly concerned with achieving social and economic justice for vulnerable populations and respecting and valuing human diversity. The Social Work degree at University of Arkansas reflects the profession's fundamental concerns in its educational goals and objectives. In order to achieve its basic purposes, the school faculty, students, staff, and agency field instructors are involved in a variety of teaching, research, and outreach activities.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Social Work Research and Technology 
  • Human Behavior and the Social Environment 
  • Social Work Practice 
  • Public Speaking 
  • Composition 
  • American National Government 
  • Social Work

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

120 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • New freshman applicants should have a high school grade point average of 3.00 or higher on a 4.00 scale that only weights AP, IB, and clearly indicated concurrent/dual enrollment courses with one extra grade point.
    • Applicants from states outside Arkansas should meet general admission requirements and may be required to meet higher standards, depending on demand and enrollment capacity.
    • The University of Arkansas continues to require test scores for most scholarship opportunities, and the state of Arkansas requires ACT or SAT scores for Arkansas students applying for the Arkansas Academic Challenge Scholarship and Governor’s Distinguished Scholarship. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    25420 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25420 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    25420 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25420 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    7666 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7666 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Fayetteville

930 - 1350 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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