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Social Welfare Studies

Students majoring in another subject who wish to minor in Social Welfare Studies must complete the following requirements.

A total of 18 credits are required for the minor.

  • SWK A106: Introduction to Social Welfare (3 credits)
  • SWK A206: Introduction to Social Work (3 credits)
  • SWK A243: Cultural Diversity and Community Service Learning (3 credits)
  • SWK A342: Human Behavior in the Social Environment (3 credits)
  • SWK A406: Social Welfare: Policies and Issues (3 credits)
  • Upper division Social Work electives (3 credits)

If you are interested in obtaining a minor in Social Welfare Studies and would like more information, please contact our office for an advising appointment at 907-786-6900.

Declare a Minor


The Gerontology Minor has been suspended. If you have any questions or are currently declared as seeking a Gerontology Minor please contact our office.