Social Work Class Requirements

Although the social work program does not have specific requirements, it recommends you take classes that help you to understand human behavior as well as coursework exposing you to diversity and how political systems work to respond to human needs.

Mount Mercy recommends several classes to prepare for college academics:

  • English, four years including literature
  • Mathematics, two or more years including algebra, algebra II and geometry
  • Social Studies, three or more years including American and European history
  • Science, two or more years of a laboratory science
  • Foreign language, two or more years