Social Work, Bachelor | Online (optional) | Appalachian State University | Boone, United States
48 months
19849 USD/year
19849 USD/year
4242 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
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At Social Work from Appalachian State University you will be prepared for social work careers helping individuals, families, groups and communities; providing services; and advocating for human rights and social and economic justice in a variety of human service agencies, as well as other public and non-profit organizations and institutions.


Social Work from Appalachian State University is a program that can lead to licensure or certification in North Carolina. Appalachian State University cannot confirm whether this program will meet the requirements for professional licensure in other states or territories.


  • Social worker
  • Case manager
  • Family social worker
  • Medical social worker
  • School social worker
  • Youth worker
  • Prison social worker
  • Policy advocate and analyst

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Professional Social Work in Contemporary Society
  • The American Social Welfare System
  • Cultural Competence in the Helping Professions
  • Human Behavior and the Social Environment
  • Basic Skills for the Social Work Profession
  • Social Welfare Policies, Programs, and Issues
  • Social Work Research Methods 
  • Social Work Practice with Individuals and Families
  • Social Work Practice with Groups
  • Social Work Practice with Communities and Organizations
  • Social Work Field Instruction
  • Senior Seminar: Issues and Ethics for Field and Profession

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 SCH


On Campus, Blended, Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A complete online application
    • A non-refundable application fee of $65 (USD)
    • Official high school/secondary school transcript
    • Official test scores (TOEFL, IELTS, Duolingo, SAT or ACT)
    • Official college transcripts 
    • Interest Statement (Recommended)
    • List of Activities (Recommended)
    • Curriculum vitae or list of activities (Recommended)
    • Personal statements (Recommended)

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    19849 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 19849 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    19849 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 19849 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    4242 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4242 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Boone

900 - 1400 USD /month
Living costs

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


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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