Bachelor of Social Work 100% Online

Develop the Skills to Help Others as a Social Work Leader

Your Success is Our Mission

With Campbellsville University Online’s fully online CSWE-accredited Bachelor of Social Work program, you can become a lifeline in your community and help elevate and assist vulnerable populations. The online Bachelor of Social Work equips you with skills to succeed as a social work professional who approaches clients from a position based on ethics and Christian values. This degree delivers core skills in crisis intervention for communities, groups, families and individuals.

Our online format provides the credential necessary to advance your career while maintaining your busy lifestyle. Learn in a Christian environment from knowledgeable professors with real-world experience.

Campbellsville’s professors offer valuable guidance and education to position you for success in rewarding career fields. Our affordable online programs are ideal if you want flexibility in how you learn or need to balance your work and family responsibilities.

100% Online Courses

CSWE Accreditation

Transfer up to 72 Credits

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Gain Social Work Knowledge and Hands-On Experience

CU’s Bachelor of Social Work program explores historical and contemporary social work principles while sharing theoretical perspectives related to the field. At the same time, you can gain skills for supporting communities, organizations, individuals, families and groups as a social worker. Plus, complete a practicum in a supervised environment to gain valuable experience for your career. The program includes:

General Education Requirements

Explore a broad range of subjects, including biology, general psychology and other topics that apply to social work careers.

Social Work Area Core Courses

Learn social work theory by studying human behavior, human diversity, quantitative statistics and more.

Social Work Electives

Choose two electives to study crisis intervention, human rights, medical social work and other topics.

A Flexible Way to Achieve Your Goals

With our online programs, you can get the flexibility to thrive in your career and life while seeking a degree or certificate. You won’t have to attend campus — instead, you will log into an online learning environment to learn, complete assignments and interact with your instructors and peers. You’ll benefit from the same quality education students experience in person, only in a convenient format that we deliver directly to you.

Enter a Growing Career Field

Joining Campbellsville’s online BSW program prepares you to meet the growing need for social workers across the United States. For instance, projections indicate that employers will need nearly 775,000 social workers by 2031.1 After graduation, you will have qualifications for starting your career or continuing your education by seeking a Master of Social Work degree.

Social Work Practices Areas

  • Healthcare Social Worker
  • Child and Family Social Worker
  • Substance Abuse Counselor
  • School Social Worker

About Campbellsville University

Founded in 1906 as a Christian university, Campbellsville welcomes diverse perspectives and prepares students to become Christian servant leaders. We offer online degree and certificate programs in a convenient format so that you can grow professionally and personally by studying when and where you want.

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SACSCOC Accreditation

Campbellsville University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to award certificates, associate, bachelor’s and master’s degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1865 Southern Lane Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097, or call (404) 679-4500 for questions about the status of Campbellsville University.


  1. U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. “Social Work: Job Outlook.” Retrieved September 16, 2022, from