Evening social work program

If you enjoy working with people, helping others have more successful lives, and striving to improve the communities in which we live, social work may be the career choice for you. Special evening courses are being offered at Bluffton to address the needs of professionals with a two year degree and those with a bachelor's degree who desire a new career path.

  • Attend classes one evening per week from 5:30 - 9:30 p.m. with online or out of class learning activities for an additional hour of instructional time.
  • Complete your bachelor s degree in as little as three years
    Most of your classes will be in Centennial Hall.

Admission Requirements

  • At least 60 semester hours or 90 quarter hours of transferable college credit
  • Successful completion of: Introduction to Sociology, Introduction to Social Work and Introduction to Psychology
  • Minimum GPA of 2.0


Bluffton's social work program has been accredited by the Council on Social Work Education since 1982. Our curriculum is based on a competency model that ensures the students have the necessary knowledge and skills by the time they complete their internship in their senior year. Area agencies recognize that we have been preparing competent social workers for the region for many years.