A Word about Transferring
In order to accept
credits earned from this program, four-year
institutions require the students to have earned
the Associate of Applied Science (A.A.S.)
degree. The Mental Health Associate Program has
been designed to ensure a seamless transfer of
all 60 credits to the University of Maryland,
Baltimore County (UMBC), which has a
well-regarded social work program. Students
transferring to UMBC can complete their social
work degree at UMBC Shady Grove Campus. In
addition, many students transfer to Bowie State, Catholic
Hood College, and the
University of Maryland College Park.
For Undergraduate Program:
The UMBC at Shady Grove, Department of Social
The Social Work Program at UMBC is
part of the University of Maryland's Department of
Social Work. The School offers undergraduate social work program.
The University of Maryland BC
School of Social
The Baccalaureate Social Work Program at UMBC is
part of the University of Maryland's School of
Social Work. The School offers a continuum of
social work degree programs - - baccalaureate,
masters, and doctorate.
Major in Social
Work at The Catholic University of America:
Social work is an
exciting profession for undergraduates who want
to work with people. Social work majors at the
undergraduate level are eligible for licensure
as social workers in many localities.
School of Professional Studies at Bowie State
academic programs empower students to become
leaders by providing the foundations of
practice that prepares them for beginning roles
in various service-oriented professions.
Social Work at
The Hood College Social Work major is accredited
by the Council on Social Work Education. This
accreditation gives graduates the opportunity to
apply for advanced standing at many graduate
schools of social work, which allows students to
earn a master's degree in Social Work (M.S.W.)
with one additional year of graduate study.