Social Work

Social Work Faculty:
  Nicole Saltzman, Assistant Professor of Social Work
  B.S.W., William Woods University;  M.S.W., University of Missouri-Columbia
  (573) 681-5238
  saltzmann@lincolnu.edu
  Founders Hall 012

 

  Joylean Sampson, Professor of Sociology and Social Work 
  B.A., Tennessee State University;  M.S.W., University of Pittsburgh
  (573) 681-5152 
  sampsonj@lincolnu.edu
  Founders Hall 312

 

  Dr. Deborah Word, Assistant Professor of Social Work
  B.S. College of the Ozarks;  M.S.W., University of Missouri-Columbia 
  (573) 681-5219
  wordd@lincolnu.edu
  Founders Hall 015

 

Lincoln University offers a Bachelor of Science with a major in Social Work and a minor in Social Work. 

Required Courses

Major: B.S. in Social Work
The major requires a minimum of 42 credit hours of core courses with a grade of "C" or better in the following: SW 201, SW 301, SW 400, SW 401, SW 402, SW 404, SW 405, SW 406, SW 493, SW 495, SW 499, SW 499L and SS 452. In addition students must take 9 credit hours of the following: S/A 201, MAT 117 and SOC 301. Students may choose additional electives.

Minor: Social Work: Students who minor in Social Work must complete 18 credit hours with a grade of "C" or better in the following: SW 201, 301, 401, 402, 404, and 405. Additional social work courses recommended for free electives and/or a Minor of 18 credit hours may be selected from the areas of Sociology, Anthropology, Psychology or Criminal Justice.

* Advanced Standing
Social work majors or minors who desire to continue graduate education at the University of Missouri in social work may receive advance standing with the successful completion of 9 credit hours and a grade of "B" or better in the following: SW 301, SW 404, and SW 405.