Curriculum Snapshot

SocialWork@Simmons students can complete the program on an accelerated, full-time, or extended basis. Select from the schedules below to view the courses by term:

Advanced Standing Program (4 terms)

Term 1
6 credits
Term 2
11 credits
Advanced Standing Seminar
(3 credits)
Advanced Clinical Practice
(3 credits)
Advocacy and Social Action for Professional Social Workers
(3 credits)
Assessment and Diagnosis
(3 credits)
Field Education
(5 credits)

Term 3
10 credits
Term 4
10 credits
Evaluation in Social Work Practice
(3 credits)
Elective
(3 credits)
Advanced Clinical Practice
(3 credits)
Clinical Practice Elective
(3 credits)
Field Education I
(4 credits)
Field Education II
(4 credits)

Accelerated Full-Time (4 terms)

Term 1
17 credits
Term 2
16 credits
Social Welfare Policy and Services
(3 credits)
Dynamics of Racism and Oppression
(3 credits)
Human Behavior in the Social Environment

OR

Social Work with Groups
(3 credits)
Social Work with Groups

OR

Human Behavior in the Social Environment
(3 credits)
Social Work Practice
(3 credits)
Social Work Practice
(3 credits)
Social Work Research
(3 credits)
Assessment and Diagnosis
(3 credits)
Field Education I
(5 credits)
Field Education I
(4 credits)

Term 3
16 credits
Term 4
16 credits
Advanced Clinical Practice
(3 credits)
Advanced Clinical Practice
(3 credits)
Advocacy and Social Action for Professional Social Workers

OR

Evaluation in Social Work Practice
(3 credits)
Evaluation in Social Work Practice

OR

Advocacy and Social Action for Professional Social Workers
(3 credits)
Elective
(3 credits)
Elective
(3 credits)
Elective
(3 credits)
Elective
(3 credits)
Field Education II
(4 credits)
Field Education II
(4 credits)

Standard Full-Time Program (6 terms)

Term 1
9 credits
Term 2
11 credits
Term 3
10 credits
Social Welfare Policy and Services
(3 credits)
Social Work Practice
(3 credits)
Assessment and Diagnosis
(3 credits)
Human Behavior in the Social Environment
(3 credits)
Social Work Research
(3 credits)
Social Work Practice
(3 credits)
Dynamics of Racism and Oppression
(3 credits)
Field Education I
(5 credits)
Field Education I
(4 credits)

Term 4
9 credits
Term 5
13 credits
Term 6
13 credits
Social Work with Groups
(3 credits)
Evaluation in Social Work Practice
(3 credits)
Advanced Clinical Practice
(3 credits)
Advocacy and Social Action for Professional Social Workers
(3 credits)
Advanced Clinical Practice
(3 credits)
Elective
(3 credits)
Elective
(3 credits)
Elective
(3 credits)
Elective
(3 credits)
Field Education II
(4 credits)
Field Education II
(4 credits)

Extended Program (8 terms)

Term 1
6 credits
Term 2
6 credits
Term 3
6 credits
Term 4
11 credits
Social Welfare Policy and Services
(3 credits)
Dynamics of Racism and Oppression
(3 credits)
Social Work Research
(3 credits)
Social Work Practice
(3 credits)
Human Behavior in the Social Environment

OR

Social Work with Groups
(3 credits)
Social Work with Groups

OR

Human Behavior in the Social Environment
(3 credits)
Advocacy and Social Action for Professional Social Workers
(3 credits)
Assessment and Diagnosis
(3 credits)
Field Education I
(5 credits)

Term 5
7 credits
Term 6
6 credits
Term 7
10 credits
Term 8
13 credits
Social Work Practice
(3 credits)
Elective
(3 credits)
Advanced Clinical Practice
(3 credits)
Advanced Clinical Practice
(3 credits)
Field Education I
(4 credits)
Elective
(3 credits)
Elective
(3 credits)
Evaluation in Social Work Practice
(3 credits)
Field Education II
(4 credits)
Elective
(3 credits)
Field Education II
(4 credits)

 

To learn more about the SocialWork@Simmons curriculum, contact an Admissions Counselor at 1-855-523-SSSW (7779).

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