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Programs Assessment

As part of its assessment plan, the Department of Social Work uses the Social Work Education Assessment Project (SWEAP) that is a standardized, national instrument. The SWEAP is administered during the final field seminar in the very last semester of study.

The content areas covered in this instrument are the 9 competencies required by CSWE to be measured by accredited programs. The department has administered the Academic Content Achievement Test (ACAT) since 2005, but switched to the SWEAP in 2017 as it appears better aligned to our needs.

The SWEAP does not provide individuals scores, but looks at the total scores and tracks them across time.

The benchmark that the department has set is 50th percentile; no competency score should be less than the 50th percentile, with an aspiration of 70th percentile.

Summer 2022

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$500 Scholarship Opportunity

Advising for summer courses is open. New and current students are eligible for a $500 summer scholarship if enrolled in 9 or more summer credits. 

Summer Scholarship Interest Form

Schedule Advising

Registration is Open

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Registration for both summer and fall courses is open for continuing students. Students can register for classes in self-service Banner or reference the following instructions and resources.

Department of Social Work

Faculty and Staff

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