Kalamazoo Valley Community College

Social Work-GVSU
Liberal Arts
Associate of Arts
Date: 14-MAR-14 Effective Term: Fall 2014
Requirements for admission to the School of Social Work at GVSU include: overall GPA of 2.5, and 2.7 in PSI 100 or PSI 101, PSY 250, SOC 103, and SOC 205. Students should apply to GVSU approximately one year in advance. There are additional courses a student must complete at GVSU prior to admission to the Social Work program. Admission is for Fall semester only. Consult with the Social Work Advising office well in advance of applying to GVSU. Call (616) 331-6890.

Program Required Courses Minimum Credits: 48.00

BIO 101 Cellular Biology 4
ENG 110 College Writing I 3
ENG 111 College Writing II: Literature 3
MATH 116 Intermediate Algebra 4
MATH 220 Probability and Statistics 4
PSY 150 Introductory Psychology 3
PSY 250 Abnormal Psychology 3
SOC 102 Principles of Sociology 3
SOC 103 Contemporary Social Problems 3
SOC 205 Racial and Ethnic Relations 3
-AND- ECO 201 Macroeconomics 3
-OR- ECO 202 Microeconomics 3
-AND- HUM 101 Modern Culture and the Arts 4
-OR- MUS 101 Music Appreciation 3
-AND- GEO 102 World Geography-Maps & Media 3
-OR- HUM 205 Mythology 3
-OR- SOC 201 Intro to Cultural Anthropology 3
-AND- PHI 201 Introduction/Philosophy 3
-OR- PHI 205 Ethics 3
-AND- PSI 100 Introduction/Political Science 3
-OR- PSI 101 American Government 3

History Minimum Credits: 3.00

HRY 100 Early Western Civilization 3
HRY 251 World History to 1500 3
HRY 260 History of the Middle East 3

Other Science Minimum Credits: 4.00

CHM 100 Fundamentals of Chemistry 4
CHM 110 Fundamentals/Organic Chemistry 4
CHM 120 General Chemistry I 4
GEO 110 Physical Geology 4
GEO 120 Physical Geography 4
PHY 100 Fundamentals of Physics 4
PHY 111 College Physics I 4
PHY 124 Astronomy of the Solar System 4

Wellness/Physical Education Minimum Credits: 2.00

WPE 101 Principles of Fitness & Health 2
WPE 109 Water Safety Instructor 2
WPE 110 Lifeguard Training 2
WPE 112 Safety and First Aid 2
WPE 115 Beginning Coaching Techniques 3
WPE 116 Advance Coaching Techniques 3
WPE 117 Sports Officiating-Basketball 1
WPE 120 Nutrition for Wellness 2
WPE 122 Coaching Techniques-Basketball 2
WPE 124 Holistic Health 3
WPE 125 Contemporary Health Issues 3
WPE 128 Managing Stress 1
WPE 131 Fundamentals of Personal Train 3
WPE 135 Womens Self Defense 1
WPE 140 Elementary Move & Activities 3
WPE 145 Physical Educ Method:Early Ele 3
WPE 150 Foundat's/Health, Phys Ed, Rec 3
WPE 152 Swimming for Fitness 1
WPE 153 Weight Training for Fitness 1
WPE 155 Aerobic Exercise 1
WPE 156 Water Aerobics 1
WPE 159 Beginning Golf 1
WPE 160 Beginning Swimming 1
WPE 161 Beginning Tennis 1
WPE 162 T'ai Chi 1
WPE 163 Yoga 1
WPE 168 Volleyball 1
WPE 170 Introduction/Massage Therapy 1
WPE 171 Beginning Pilates 1
WPE 173 Free Weight Training 1
WPE 176 Scuba Diving 2
WPE 177 Karate 2
WPE 178 Indoor Cycling/Fitness 1
WPE 179 Cardio Training - Basic 1
WPE 181 Intermediate Pilates 1
WPE 253 Independent Physical Training 1
WPE 260 Intermediate Swimming 1
WPE 263 Intermediate Yoga 1

Elective Courses Minimum Credits: 5.00

ACR 800 Any Transferable Course 0

  Minimum Total Credits: 62