Pueblo CampusDonna Fitzsimmons719-549-3351Donna.Fitzsimmons@pueblocc.edu
Fremont CampusEric Ingmire 719-296-6105 Eric.Ingmire@pueblocc.edu
Southwest Colorado Community CollegePatrick Flores 970-247-2929 (Ext. 7223) Patrick.Flores@pueblocc.edu
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.
Program Start Term: Every Semester
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 InformationThe 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 LearnThis 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.