May 30, 2024  
2024-2025 Undergraduate Catalog 
2024-2025 Undergraduate Catalog

Social Work Major, B.S.W. and Anthropology Major, B.A. Articulation Agreement


All students pursuing the double degree must be in good academic standing, meet the admission requirements and be accepted into the BSW program, declare their anthropology major with permission of their departmental or professional advisor, and inform both departments of their intent to pursue the double degree.

Students pursuing the double degree will formally declare by filling out the appropriate form, which will be available in both the Department of Sociology and Anthropology and Social Work, obtaining signatures from advisors in both departments (or the appropriate professional advisors), and delivering a copy of the signed form to both departments, which will keep records of all students enrolled.

Degree Requirements: 120 credits

Grade Minimum Requirement: Must earn a minimum grade of “C” in each Anthropology and Social Work major core course

Transfer Requirements: No more than six (6) credits of transfer work will be accepted as Social Work credit.

Compass Core Curriculum   

These requirements include earning 40-43 credits in Strengthening Foundations, Understanding Natural and Social Worlds, Exploring Connections, Cultivate Artistic Awareness, and Growing as an Individual and Global Citizen categories.

Major Specific courses listed in Compass Core Curriculum Requirements:

4 credits of BIOL 1010 /BIOL 1011  or BIOL 1020 /BIOL 1021  or BIOL 1110 /BIOL 1111  or BIOL 1120 /BIOL 1121  or HSCI 2010 /HSCI 2011  

PSYC 1310  

SOCI 1020  

MATH 1530  

Advisor Approved Electives: 18 credits

Biology and Culture: 3 credits

Choose one (1) course from the following:


Courses indicated with an asterisk (*) provide the path for students to graduate in 120 credits.

For the complete catalog entry for all major program course options, visit the links below.

Social Work Major, B.S.W.  

Anthropology Major, B.A.  

Additional Information

Click here to view Degree and Graduation Requirements  for all ETSU students.

CSCI 1100  or Proficiency exam: Must be completed to meet Bachelor’s Degree Requirements. CSCI 1100  has arequired lab course, CSCI 1150 .

Most minors range from 18-24 credits. Those few minors with more than 24 credits may affect the number of free electives allowed.