Social Work (BSW)

Bachelor of Social Work

Ferris State University

Building on a strong liberal arts foundation, professional courses develop knowledge, skills, and values relating to:

  • Understanding and applying theories of human behavior within the social environment
  • Utilization of interviewing as a means of assessing problematic situations
  • Problem-solving with individuals, families, small groups, and communities
  • Understanding the complexities of social welfare policies and services as well as the skills of social research.

Accredited by the Council on Social Work Education.

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Ferris State University
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Main Office, Northern Region
Phone: (231) 995-1734 or (866) 857-1954
Fax: (231) 995-1736
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Bachelor’s Programs:

  • Accountancy/Public Accountancy
  • Business Administration (BS)
  • Business Administration, Aviation 
  • Business Administration, Professional Track
  • Computer Information Systems (CIS)
  • Computer Information Technology (CIT)
  • Criminal Justice
  • Hotel Management
  • Information Security & Intelligence (ISI)
  • Social Work

Master’s Programs:

  • Career & Technical Education
    – Instructor
  • Education-Curriculum & Instruction
    – Special Education
  • Social Work: Clinical


  • Homeland Security: Digital Security & Forensics
  • Hotel Management
  • Human Resource Management
  • International Business
  • Special Event & Meeting Planning (SEMP)


  • Endorsement: Special Education