The Business of Social Work Graduate Certificate

The Business of Social Work Graduate Certificate is 12 semester hours (4 courses) of coursework that would be eligible to meet requirements for the Master of Social Work (MSW) program should a student wish to pursue it. SWK 507, SWK 508 are in the core curriculum and the remaining courses: SWK 512 and SWK 514 would meet electives for the MSW. The graduate certificate will equip students with knowledge and skills that will enable them to be successful in starting a non-profit, assuming a leadership role in a non-profit or establishing a private practice upon earning their license as a clinical social worker.  For more information please contact Dr. Marcella Smith at or call 903-468-8190.

SWK 507Organizations, Communities, and Social Policy3
SWK 508Social Work Supervision and Administration3
SWK 512Business Practices3
SWK 514Social Work and the Law3
Total Hours12

Note: Students must have admission to the Graduate School.  Coursework must be completed at Texas A&M University-Commerce with a 3.0 GPA in all courses used for this graduate certificate.  (No Substitutions)

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