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Working with an advisor, students will create an approved program of study that fulfills their academic and career goals.

Persons earning this degree will find employment in a variety of occupations including human services, business, government and non-profit organizations. Many of our graduates complete advanced degrees in psychology, medicine, pharmacy, sociology, social work, business, library science, law, and political science.

Admission Process for Online Students

Apply to CWU Online

Transfer Students

If you meet CWU’s general education requirements through a community college direct transfer agreement (DTA), bachelor’s degree, or equivalent from any state accredited college or university, please submit official electronic or hard copy transcripts from any colleges or universities you have attended to Admissions. 

To transfer your college credits see the admissions office's guide.

To determine how your credits will transfer before being admitted to CWU you may request a credit evaluation through the Registrar’s office.

Dual Admission Students

If you are currently enrolled in a DTA associate’s degree or applied/technical degree program at a community college and have completed fewer than 60 quarter credits, you may be eligible for Dual Admission.

Apply to Major

Application to the major may be completed online. Students must be admitted to the major at least 3 quarters prior to graduation. Applicants must have completed 60 credit hours, a minimum of 2.25 cumulative GPA and be in good academic standing for admission to the program.

Graduation Requirements

A minimum of 180 quarter credits is required, including no more than 135 transfer credits. A minimum of 60 credits of upper division study is required (300-400 level). The general education program must be completed as defined in the University catalog. Students holding the appropriate academic transfer associate degree will have met the general education program requirements.

Contact Nicole Dunn or Kevin Feeney for questions about the major.

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