Why Minor in Social Welfare at Eastern?

The Social Welfare minor at Eastern University includes courses in social work, human need and diversity and child welfare, amongst others.

  • SOWK 105: Introduction to Social Work
  • SOWK 110: Human Diversity and Social Interaction
  • SOWK 205W: Social Welfare Policy I

Subtotal credit hours: 9

Electives (choose a minimum of THREE courses from the following):

  • SOWK 230: Special Topics
  • SOWK 251: Child Welfare
  • SOWK 253: Social Work with Families
  • SOWK 254: Services to the Aging
  • SOWK 256: Health and Social Welfare
  • SOWK 258: Women’s Issues and Services

Subtotal credit hours: 9