Social Work Faculty:
Nicole Saltzman, Assistant Professor of Social Work
B.S.W., William Woods University; M.S.W., University of Missouri-Columbia
Founders Hall 012
Joylean Sampson, Professor of Sociology and Social Work
B.A., Tennessee State University; M.S.W., University of Pittsburgh
Founders Hall 312
Dr. Deborah Word, Assistant Professor of Social Work
B.S. College of the Ozarks; M.S.W., University of Missouri-Columbia
Founders Hall 015
Lincoln University offers a Bachelor of Science with a major in Social Work and a minor in Social Work.
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.