Social Work at Spalding University | JCTC

Social Work at Spalding University

Associate in Art/Science to Bachelor of Science in Social Work

Overview 

Completion of the following curriculum will satisfy the requirements for the Associates in Science at the Kentucky Community and Technical College System and leads to the Bachelor of Science in Social Work at Spalding University. 

Admission Requirements 

Admission to Social Work Program requires a 2.0 overall GPA: 

  • 24 completed credits OR A conferred AA/AS degree
  • If less than 24 completed credits a cumulative GPA of 2.0 is recommended
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Kentucky Community and Technical College System 

Option 1: For those who have earned AS/AA- Qualify for the Block Credit Transfer (Gen Ed Certification status). This student would move directly into their Junior year of the Social Work program. Below is the class that must be taken to progress toward upper level Social Work course completion. We recommend taking the progression class, if possible, while pursuing your associate‚Äôs degree at JCTC. 

  • Associate of Arts = Gen Ed Certified
  • Associate of Science = Gen Ed Certified
  • Progression course(s): Spalding Math 106 (Quantitative Reasoning) @ KCTCS Mat 141 or 146

 

Option 2: This pathway is intended for students who have not earned their AS/AA and wish to transfer before completing their degree at Jefferson.

TBS XXX means to be selected by KCTCS student.
TBD XXX means to be determined by Spalding based on course selected.

 
KCTCS Course Course or Category Credits Spalding Course

ENG 101 

Writing I  3 ENGL 109

ENG 102

Writing II 3 ENGL 110

COM 181 

Basic Public Speaking  3 COMM 201

PHI XXX

Any Philosophy Humanities Gen Ed*

3

PHIL XXX

HIS XXX 

Heritage

3 HIST XXX 

TBS XXX 

Social Behavioral Science Gen Ed* 



SOC XXX 

TBS XXX 

Social Behavioral Science Gen Ed* SOC XXX 

REL XXX 

Any Religious Studies Social/Behavioral Gen 3 RS XXX

SCI XXX
 Lab


Any Natural Science Gen Ed with a 3(4) NS XXX

BIO XXX

Any Biology Gen Ed* 3 BIOL XXX

MAT 141 OR MAT 146 OR MAT 109 OR MAT 150

Contemporary Math OR College Algebra 3 MATH 113 OR MATH 106

Subtotal General Education Core Courses: 34

 
KCTCS Course Course or Category Credits Spalding Course
TBS XXX Any COM or Foreign Language Gen Ed 3-4 COMM XXX
ENG XXX

Any English Literature Humanities Gen Ed*

3 ENG XXX

Subtotal AA Requirement Courses: 6

 
KCTCS Course Course or Category Credits Spalding Course

FYE 105

Achieving Academic Success 3 SU 100

CIT 105

Intro to Computers or IC3 0-3 Elective Hours

REL XXX 

Any Religious Studies Social/Behavioral Gen 3 RS XXX

TBS XXX 

Any Arts & Humanities Gen Ed* 

HUM XXX

TBS XXX 

Any Arts & Humanities Gen Ed*  3 HUM XXX

TBS XXX

Elective Hours 6-9 TBD XXX

One of the courses taken at KCTCS must be selected from the KCTCS identified Cultural Studies course list to fulfill requirements for the Associate in Arts.

Subtotal Elective Courses: 21

TOTAL Associate Degree Hours: 61