Individuals who enjoy helping and empowering people who are dealing with such issues as personal or family dysfunctionality, will enjoy this major. Through positive acts like therapy and positive intervention, these issues can be remedied and even prevented from occurring if they are caught in time. Individuals in this major are usually outgoing, energetic, and very friendly and people oriented.
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The required and elective courses you would take for Social Work majors vary considerably among institutions. Courses are listed here that are illustrative of the breadth of topics you are likely to experience were you to major in this field.