Prerequisites offered by Kent School of Social Work Continuing Education Program

Kent School’s Continuing Education online classes

We offer 3 prerequisite courses online:

  • Human Biology for the Social Sciences
  • Statistics for the Social Sciences
  • Research Methods for the Social Sciences

Each course:

  • is especially designed to provide content that has relevance to social work and the social sciences.
  • may be started immediately after registration (Registration takes 3-5 Business days)
  • is expected to be less labor intensive than a traditional college course
  • is taken on a pass/fail basis (You do not receive a letter grade for this course. You will receive a certificate of completion. )
  • is taken completely online with no assignments and no scheduled virtual meeting dates.
  • is offered at the low rate of $225

*Please Note:  These courses do not appear on official transcripts. These are taken on a pass fail basis.  You will receive a certificate of completion once you have completed and passed the course.  You will need to get prior approval from your university that they will accept our prerequisite courses. 

Registration: You must register for courses online. Please click on course below to register.  You must submit payment at time of registration. Once you have registered, a temporary account will be sponsored for you in order to access course materials.  You will receive an email containing your log in credentials 3-5 business days after registration and payment. You will have 3 months to complete these courses.  Your due date will begin once provided with your log in credentials.             

Human Biology for the Social Sciences

Statistics for the Social Sciences

Research Methods for the Social Sciences

For More Information Regarding the Structure of the course, Please review Prerequisite FAQ’s

Additional questions?  Please contact Jessica Ballinger at: conted@louisville.edu