Minor and Certificate Programs
The transcript-recognized undergraduate academic minor must be completed in conjunction with an undergraduate degree at the University of Texas at Austin. For more information regarding the requirements for achieving a minor, including a comprehensive list of minors, please visit the Minors and Certificate Programs section of the Undergraduate Catalog.
Social Work Minor
A Social Work Minor requires completion of 15 semester hours, six of which must be upper-division. All courses in the Social Work minor must be taken on a letter grade basis and students must earn a minimum grade of a C.
All interested students must apply for admission to the minor. To be eligible, students must satisfy the following requirements:
|S W 310||Introduction to Social Work and Social Welfare (with a minimum grade of a "C")||3|
|Submission of a personal statement of interest in the Social Work Minor|
|Minimum UT GPA of 2.5|
|S W 310||Introduction to Social Work and Social Welfare||3|
|S W 312||Generalist Social Work Practice: Knowledge, Values, and Skills||3|
|S W 325||Foundations of Social Justice||3|
|Students will choose 2 additional courses from SW 360K numbered topic courses to complete their required 15 semester hours.||6|