Social Work

Associate in Arts (Transfer)

Social workers have become even more valuable as communities struggle with issues of poverty, addiction, and social strife. As a social worker you will help individuals, groups, and families prevent and cope with problems in their everyday lives.

support in the ICC Academic Support Center

This program provides students with the academic foundation to transfer to a four-year college or university to complete the Bachelor of Social Work (BSW) degree. 

A Quality Education

The Social Work program uses general education, psychology, sociology, and social work courses to prepare students for further studies to become a Social Worker.

Get Involved

In the Leadership and Community Service course students will examine the impact of responses to issues while performing community service.

Career Opportunities

Social Worker, Healthcare Social Worker, Clinical Social Worker, Child and Family Social Worker, School Social Worker, Mental Health and Substance Abuser Social Worker


24 Months

if Full Time

4 Semesters
60 Total Credit Hours

What if I attend part-time?

Our Student Success Advisors help with an academic plan that works for you.



+ supplies & fees

Based on 2024-25

What financial assistance can I receive?

Find the plan right for you by connecting with our Financial Aid office.


15 Students

average per class

Small class sizes mean more individual attention and a higher rate of success.

View the College Catalog to see a complete list of classes for this program.

Meet Our Students and Alumni

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Community college students who transfer to four-year schools perform as well as – or even better than – their peers who come directly from high school.

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How Do I Get Into the Social Work Program?

You have compassion for the underserved in your community, and you want to do more. Talk to an Admissions representative to learn how to get started on your path to become a Social Worker.

  1. Complete our quick admissions application. It’s free and easy!
  2. Apply for financial aid (FAFSA).
  3. Apply for ICC Scholarships. Just 1 application for over 600 scholarships.
  4. You will save considerably by earning an Associate in Arts at ICC and then transferring to a four-year college or university Social Work program.
  5. English, psychology, and communication classes are helpful for this program.

What Can I Expect As a Social Work Student?

How Am I Going to Manage This?


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    Virtual Stretch Hours
    Mon-Tue: 4:30 pm – 6pm