Social Work, B.S.W.

Complete your Bachelor's degree in Social Work in as few as 21 months, as you gain practical insights from some of the best social work practitioners and professors in the field.

Program Highlights

<h2 style="text-align: center;">Individualized Advising</h2> <p style="text-align: center;">by supportive faculty and staff to keep you on track</p>
<h2 style="text-align: center;">Life-changing Hands-on Learning Experiences</h2> <p style="text-align: center;">in and out of the classroom</p>
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Program Credits: 62


Standard Completion Time:
21 months
Classes 1-Night a Week!


Accreditation
Fully accredited by the Council on Social Work Education

What Will I Learn?

Make a real impact in the communities and lives of people you will serve as you combine coursework with hands-on experiences, including the Emergency Room Trauma Simulation Lab. You will combine your work/life experiences and past college credits with new understanding gained from expert faculty. Not only will you be prepared for the workforce upon program completion, but you will also be able to continue your education and earn your M.S.W. in 11 months with the Advanced Standing Option.

Where Can It Take Me?

Field Placements

  • Brockport Central school district
  • Big Brother Big Sister of Greater Rochester
  • Department of Corrections
  • Highland Hospital
  • Salvation Army
  • University of Rochester Medical Center
  • Hillside Family Agencies

Careers

  • Case managers
  • Advocates
  • Mediators
  • Brokers
  • Change agents

Graduate School

  • Roberts Wesleyan College (11-month Advanced Standing MSW Program)
  • Greater Rochester Collaborative MSW
  • University at Buffalo
  • Syracuse University
  • University of Albany
  • University of South Carolina

Who Will I Meet?

Rebekah Crofford, Professor of Social Work

Rebekah Crofford, PhD, LCSWR, RPTS has been in the field of social work for more than 20 years.  Throughout her career she has worked predominately with children and families where there are multiple risk factors. She specializes in play therapy.  She recently traveled to Jacmel, Haiti where she conducted community trainings and needs assessments.  Her most recent co-authored publication is titled: Early onset schizophrenia and school social work, published in the Journal of Social Work Practice (2015). She and her family provide foster care to children in Erie County, NY.  She has a husband of 22 years and 3 children whom she takes great delight in.

 

Location & Start Dates

Classroom Dates

  • Wednesday, August 21, 2019
      At Henrietta, NY
  • Application Deadlines & Deposits
    • Submit your complete application by May 18, 2019 and your deposit is $50.00
    • Submit your complete application by June 15, 2019 and your deposit is $100.00
    • After these dates the deposit is $200.00

Classes run from 6:00 pm-10:00 pm

Tuition and Fees

  • Tuition for 2018-19 academic year: $31,868 ($514/credit hour)
  • One-Time Student Fee: $300
    • Includes processing fees, parking and other administrative fees

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Contact Us

Adult and Graduate Admissions
585.594.6600
AGE-Admissions@roberts.edu

Visit the Department of Social Work Page