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  • Social Work
  • Contact Us

    Pueblo Campus
    Donna Fitzsimmons

    Fremont Campus
    Eric Ingmire

    Southwest Colorado Community College
    Patrick Flores
    970-247-2929 (Ext. 7223)

  • Did You Know?

    The AA degree with emphasis in Social Work is designed for students who want to transfer to Colorado State University–Pueblo to pursue a baccalaureate degree in Social Work.

  • Fast Facts

    Program Start Term: Every Semester

    Award: AA

    Average Class Size: 9

    Program Length: 4 Semesters

    Part-Time or Full-Time: Both

    Course Availability: Day, Evening, Online

    Program Location: Pueblo, Fremont, Durango, Mancos

  • Career Information
    The Associate of Arts degree with an emphasis in Social Work prepares students to transfer as a junior to a four-year institution in order to earn a bachelor's degree in Social Work. Social workers are professionals who are specially trained to work with people to provide a variety of services to individuals, families, groups or even communities. Social workers are employed in many different settings including, but not limited to, schools, corrections, victims programs, child welfare, nursing homes, foster care agencies, domestic violence shelters, and homeless programs.

    What Will I Learn
    This program introduces students to the field of Social Work and includes general education requirements as well as specific courses in the area of Social Work. The courses included in this program are part of an articulation agreement with Colorado State University-Pueblo. Upon transfer to CSU-Pueblo, students who have earned the AA degree with an emphasis in Social Work will be ready to apply for admission to the Social Work program.