If helping others interests you, you may be interested in a degree in Social Work. Students majoring in this degree will become proficient in counseling and will deal with behavioral issues and adverse situations in specialty areas concerning the elderly and children.
The Social Work emphasis (Tennessee Transfer Pathway) provides students with various foundational courses in the field of social work leading toward a bachelor’s degree. The student completes the first two years of requirements leading toward a bachelor's degree while completing either an Associate of Arts (AA) or Associate of Science (AS) degree. You will need to work with your transferring institution to determine the best path for you. DSCC offers dual admissions opportunities with several universities.
Typical jobs: These programs provide the student with transfer credit for the first two years of a bachelor's degree in Social Work.