May 22, 2024  
2020-21 College Catalog 
2020-21 College Catalog [ARCHIVED]

Social Work Concentration Information

This concentration is for students planning to transfer to a four-year college or university to pursue a bachelor’s degree in social work.

Department of Teacher Education and Human Services


Toledo Campus    



Michael Sander, Dean

Founders Hall 1113   (567) 661-7545

Dr. Michelle Arbogast, Chair   

Founders Hall 1051

(567) 661-7283


Student Learning Outcomes

Student will be able to:

  • Demonstrate effective communication in their area or concentration of study.
  • Demonstrate their ability to access and interpret information within their area or concentration of study.
  • Think critically to anticipate, recognize, and solve problems within their area or concentration of study.
  • Add value through service to their community or area/concentration of study.

Career Interests

Students interested in careers in social work, social service, government service, or education may elect this program of study.

Transfer Information

Transfer institutions may require different courses for this transfer program. Students should tailor their Owens program as closely as possible to the requirements at their four-year school of choice. Meet with an Advisor for more information.

Student Advisement

Students who are pursuing degrees or certificates leading to application for professional licensure or certification, and/or who will be participating in field experiences, internships, or practica through their program, should be aware that their host facility may require a criminal background check, finger printing, or drug screening.  Although the College will make reasonable efforts to place admitted students in field experiences and internships, it will be up to the host facility to determine whether a student will be allowed to work at that facility.