Students with 19 university level general arts and science half-course equivalents and SOWK 201 may apply for admission to the 3rd year of the 4 year BSW program offered in Calgary or Edmonton or Lethbridge or one of the the Learning Circles locations or online.
Students applying with a completed undergraduate non-social work degree must complete SOWK 201 or its equivalent, preferably by the end of the Winter or Spring term immediately preceding admission.
Students will need 2 years to complete the required social work courses for the BSW degree.
Please note that students who have an existing undergraduate degree but may not qualify for or do not wish to take the two-year MSW program, are encouraged to apply to the BSW program.
Alberta Post-diploma route:
Students with a completed two year Social Work diploma from one of the approved Alberta colleges that has a transfer agreement with the Faculty of Social Work may apply for admission to the 3rd year of the 4 year BSW program.
Students must also have completed eight university transferable non-Social Work half-course equivalents.
Applicants must meet the University of Calgary English Language Proficiency requirement as specified in the University of Calgary Calendar at: http://www.ucalgary.ca/pubs/calendar/