Social Work | AA - Western Iowa Tech Western Iowa Tech Community College

Social Work | AA

This Social Work transfer major provides education and training that promotes social and economic justice and strengthens individual, family, and community well-being.  The generalist curriculum consists of courses in social work practice including human behavior and social environment, psychopathology and addiction, social welfare policy and services, and diversity, privilege and oppression.  Most Social Work Associate Degree graduates transfer to a four-year university to complete a Bachelor of Social Work (BSW).  Several well-established articulation/transfer agreements through which students can complete their BSW degree are available. Because Social Work is a licensed profession, jobs are plentiful. Most graduates are employed in a variety of settings including welfare agencies, schools, hospitals, clinics, mental health institutions, community centers, public health, corrections, and group homes.

Associate of Arts


Sioux City Campus


Admissions Advisor

Nancy McMahon
Career Navigator
Call  712.317.3384
Sioux City Campus, Admissions
Book Appointment

Career Information

People with these jobs help families, provide social services, and coordinate community outreach.


Required Classes

For a list of current required classes, visit our catalog at:

Faculty and Staff

Dr. Jill Moravek MS, LMSW, PhD
Sociology Instructor
Call  712.317.3183
Sioux City Campus, Room L314

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* This is an approximate cost based on tuition and fees set by the Board of Directors before each school year. Course level fees may also apply. Additional charges for licensure or credential testing may be a part of your program.

** The cost of books varies per program.