Admission Requirements

Admission Requirements

To be eligible to transfer into the UNBC Bachelor of Social Work Program, students:

  • will normally have completed 60 credit hours of study  at a community college and achieve a minimum grade point average of 2.67 (B-)
  • who have completed a social service worker program at a community college may be eligible for discretionary transfer credit
  • will be required to undergo a criminal records search prior to being admitted to the program
  • applying to the School of Social work with a Baccalaureate degree in a related discipline will normally have completed courses that are equivalent to the four BSW course pre-requisites:
    Required (pre-requisite) UNBC coursesLangara Equivalent
    SOCW 200 Introduction to Social Work Practice SSRV 2001
    SOCW 201 Introduction to Social Welfare SSRV 2000
    FNST 100 The Aboriginal Peoples of Canada ABST 1102 or CNST 1120
    WMST 100 Introduction to Women's Studies WMST 1116, 1216