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Department of Social & Behavioral Science
Social Work/Sociology

First Year

First Semester Second Semester
English Composition I ENG 1113 English Composition II ENG 1123
College Algebra MAT 1313 General Psychology I PSY 1513
Introduction to Sociology SOC 2113 Social Problems SOC 2133
****Fine Arts Elective 3 ***Social/Behavioral Science 3
**Computer Science Elective 3 ***Social/Behavioral Science 3
Total 15 Hours
Total 15 Hours

Second Year

First Semester Second Semester
*Natural Science w/Lab 4 *Natural Science w/Lab 4
Literature Elective (continuous) 3 Literature Elective (continuous) 3
History Elective (continuous) 3 History Elective (continuous) 3
Public Speaking I SPT 1113 ***Social/Behavioral Science 3
*Foreign Language Elective 3 *Foreign Language Elective 3
Total 16 Hours Total 16 Hours


*Consult with your chosen transfer university or college to determine modification of this curriculum. 

**Computer Science Elective Options:

  • CSC 1113 Computer Concepts
  • CSC 1123 Computer Applications I

***Suggested Social/Behavioral Science Elective Options:

  • ECO 2113 Principles of Macroeconomics
  • ECO 2123 Principles of Microeconomics
  • PHI 2113 Introduction to Philosophy I
  • PSC 1113 American National Government
  • PSY/EPY 2533 Human Growth and Development
  • SOC 2143 Marriage and Family
  • SWK 1113 Social Work:  A Helping Profession (Social Work Majors)

****Fine Arts Elective Options:

  • ART 1113 Art Appreciation
  • MUS 1113 Music Appreciation
  • SPT 2233 Theatre Appreciation

For Social Work Majors:  Mississippi State University and the University of Mississippi recommend taking MAT 2323 Statistics.