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Center for Extended Learning


Minot State University's Social Work department and North Dakota State University's Human Development and Family Science department have teamed up for a collaborative degree program.

Students can earn an HDFS degree from NDSU, Family Science option, and a B.S.W. in Social Work from Minot State University at the same time.

All courses are taught on the NDSU campus, and the total degree credits required are only 133.

Image of (l-r) Jim Deal, Head of the NDSU HDSF Department; Amy Phillips, Site Coordinator; and Theresa Anderson, Social Work/HDSF Academic Assistant.


Amy Phillips, Ph.D
College of Human Development and Education
NDSU Dept. 2600
270 EML Hall
PO Box 6050
Fargo, ND 58108-6050
Phone: 701-231-9792


Spring 2015 Courses

Four Year Plan

Applying at MSU

Jim Deal, Professor/Chair
Department Human Development and Family Science
EML 277B
Phone (701) 231-7568

Susan M. Peterson, M.S.W.
Social Work Program Director
Minot State University Social Work Program
500 University Ave West Memorial 230Q
Minot, ND 58707
Phone: 701-858-3814 or 1-800-777-0750
Fax: 701-858-4260